Champions League dream ends for Ekranas

  • 2011-08-03
  • Jared Grellet
Lithuanian football club Ekranas – the Baltic’s last remaining hope of making it through to the main draw of the UEFA’s Champion League – had their hopes dashed on August 2nd when they lost 3-1 on their second leg third round qualifying match away to Belarusian club BATE on Tuesday.Following a goalless draw at home on July 26, Ekranas found themselves with their backs up against the wall early on in the return leg with BATE going up 1-0 through Vitali Rodionov in just the 18th minute. Just four minutes later however and Ekranas had struck back, claiming the f...
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