In the second round match of group tournament of League of Champions «Roma» defeated «Garabagh» 2:1. The first goal of «Karabakh» at this stage of the tournament was scored by the Brazilian Pedro Henrique (who previously played for PAOK, «Rennes», «Zurich»).
All the goals were scored in the first 28 minutes of the match.
«Karabakh»: Sehic, Medvedev, Huseynov, Sadygov, Agolli, Enrique (Elyounoussi, 76), Ryszard Almeida, Garayev, Michel (Quintana, 88), Madatov (Gerrie, 81), Ndlovu
Roma: Alisson, Bruno Perez, Juan Jesus, Manolas, Kolarov, Gonalons (Rossi 67), Pellegrini (Stratman, 82), Nainggolan, Deprel (Florenzi, 58), Jacko, Stephan El Shaarawy
The hosts played a good game, until the very end of the match tried to recoup. Just class Roma is much higher and that affected the result.
In the 7th minute after a corner Manolas opened the scoring 0:1. 15 minutes El Shaarawy hung. Dzeko took the ball, pushed a defender and struck a powerful shot under the crossbar-0:2.
In the 28th minute the former player of the Haifa «Maccabi» Dino Ndlovu intercepted the ball from the penalty area and made the transfer. Pedro Henrique struck a strong shot under the crossbar 1:2.
Sehic even three or four times, saved the home from the true goal.
90 minutes Ndlovu could equalize, but the ball after his shot cannon of the crossbar.