Photo by E. Žaldaris.
The 30th round of the Optibet A League ended on Sunday evening. Its climax took place in Vilnius, where in the local game “Žalgiris” 3: 1 (2: 0) Beat the “Knights”.
In the match, the Lithuanian champions started in high form and in the middle of the half they gave meaning to a vague dominance with a goal. In the 25th minute, Oliver Buff technically denied the ball to Mathias Oyewusi, who entered the penalty area and he pulled out a cold-blooded goalkeeper.
“Zalgiris” punished the opponent again in the 35th minute. In the attack, Francis Kyeremeh scored from the penalty spot and the ball bounced off Donatas Kazlauskas’ feet. .
After a break, the Knights can gain momentum and cause problems for opponents who take a break. In the 57th minute, Rokas Filipavičius found himself alone against Edvins Gertmons at the point of attack but wasted a great chance with a shot near the target.
Pablo Villar’s men quickly recovered and took control of the points as the referee awarded Kyeremeh 11 ‘. Penalty kick. It was realized by Mindaugas Grigaravičius with a powerful shot.
Until the end of the match, the high level continued to win on the field, but the “green and white” did not give many chances to the guests No. Renan Olivera, who has scored his 14th goal of the season, won the last minute on a counter-attack.
“Galgiris”, who leads the championship (60 points), has a 7-point advantage and 5 games on the bench against the nearest pursuer, Kaunas. Hegelman. “Knights” (48 points) ranked third.