In the Russian Cup has been played all the matches of the 1/8 finals and the tournament going into the winter break. Duels of the quarter-final stage will be held in the spring, and while it is possible to draw some preliminary conclusions, where one of the main was the fact that “Spartak” in the 1/4 finals for the first time since the 2010/11 season. Now wards Massimo Carrera will have to wait for the game with the “Wings of the Soviets” Andrei Tikhonov.
photo: Gennady Cherkasov
The first part of the game day relations found “SKA-Khabarovsk” and “the Dynamo of SPb”. The second miracle in a row the blue and white to make could not: after the victory over Zenit, they still lost less eminent representative of the Russian football Premier League (RFPL) with the score 0:2. In the quarterfinals of the Khabarovsk club will play with “Shinnik”, which defeated “Olympian” (4:0).
Kursk “vanguard” won “Tambov” with the account 2:0, but his opponent was determined in a very dramatic duel. Rostov and Amkar in normal time and scored each other one goal, and gradually it came to penalties, which went very prolonged. Finally, in “the lottery” luckier Perm – 10:9, which will play in the quarterfinals with the “Avant-garde”.
“Tosno” is also in the penalty shootout won “Tom ‘” (6:5), and for 120 minutes of playing time, the team has not opened the scoring with each other, and then the club from St.-Petersburg will play with “the Beam-Energy” that knocked out of the Cup of Russia “Yenisei” – 2:1.
“Wings of the Soviets” turned to be stronger, “Rubin” Kurban Berdiyev (2:1). In a quarterfinal wards of Andrey Tikhonov will meet with the home team their head coach. “Spartak” has given a rather nervous first half against their clubmates from Nalchik, having finished it with the score 1:1, but later the situation was corrected. Moscow team sent four more goals in the opponent’s goal, while missed only one, and scored a double Lorenzo Melgarejo. As a result – 5:2 and the first quarterfinal of the red and white of the 2010/11 season.