For the first time in the history of the Azerbaijani club will play in the group stage of the Champions League. Azerbaijan has become the 33rd country whose teams perform at this stage of the tournament.
«Karabakh» lost to «Copenhagen» 1:2. In Baku the Azerbaijanis won 1-0.
«Copenhagen»: Olsen, Bengtsson, Boilesen, Ankersen, Luttner Kvist (Tutu, 81), Piece (Amankwa, 68), Gregus, Verbic, Santander (Sotiriou, 70), P.
«Karabakh»: Sehic, Rzezniczak, Huseynov, Agolli, Medvedev, Michel, Garayev, Gerrie (Ismailov, 12, Sadygov, 80), Ryszard Almeida (Unustada, 90), Ndlovu, Madatov
In the 45th minute, the hosts delivered a free-kick. Grossly mistaken goalkeeper Ibrahim Sehic, far out of the goal and did not get to the ball. Federico Santander head threw the ball over the goalkeeper 1:0.
In the first half the home advantage was overwhelming. After the break, the visitors began to spend dangerous attacks. On 56 minutes, the former midfielder of the Haifa «Maccabi» Michel struck his head. Robin Olsen has reflected a ball flying under a crossbeam.
On 63 minutes, the former striker of the Haifa «Maccabi» Dino Ndlovu took the ball into the penalty area and shot. The ball from the hands of the goalkeeper flew precisely into the bottom corner 1:1.
On 66 minutes should shed. Andria p. head hits the goalkeeper’s line of 2:1.