Footballers youth team of the Moscow “Spartak” has achieved victory over their peers from English “Liverpool” in the match of the second round of the group stage of the UEFA Youth League.
The meeting, held in Moscow on Tuesday, ended with the score 2:1 in advantage “Spartaka”. On 18 minutes, Adam Lewis brought Liverpool ahead in the 24th minute, Alexander Rudenko scored the equalizer in the 57th, he also held victorious for “Spartaka” a goal.
Liverpool (the team recently headed to the legendary football club Steven Gerrard) gogrial match in the minority: at the 73rd minute for the second yellow card was received by Conor Masterson.
Thus, “Spartak” won the first victory in the UEFA Youth League. In the first round of Muscovites on the road lost to Slovenian “Maribor”.
Starting with the season 2013/14, in the framework of the UEFA Champions League tournament youth teams for players under the age of 19 years. It involved the same 32 teams that are represented in the group stage of the main European competition. Play a second team in the group phase on the same calendar, and basic commands. And playoffs matches consist of just one game and already separate from the main tournament grid.
On Tuesday in Moscow will play the main team of “Spartacus” and “Liverpool”. Kick – off 21:45 GMT.