In: Тьерри Моутиньо 27'Mihai Balasa28'Gustavo Marmentini30'Хайк Ишханян45'Гальвао Т.
In: Alexandru Stan 57'Razvan Oaida59'Florinel Coman63'Gustavo Marmentini68'Shahinyan S.
In: Vahagn Hayrapetyan 68'Танков Н.
In: Гальвао Т. 68'Iulian Cristea75'Ghadimyan G.
In: Uros Nenadovic 82'Bogdan Planic
In: Florin Lucian Tanase
The referee checks his watch and blows his whistle to signal the end of this match.
There will be a minimum of 2 min. of added time.
Florinel Coman (FCSB) weaves through the defence and gets one-on-one with the keeper, but fails to score.
Hrayr Mkoyan (Alashkert) commits a rough challenge and Peter Kralovic blows his whistle for an infringement.
Nikita Tankov (Alashkert) connects with the corner but his looping header goes well over. The ball goes out of play and FCSB will have a goal kick.
Sargis Shahinyan (Alashkert) prepares to take a corner kick.
Bogdan Ioan Andone has decided to substitute Florin Tanase and he is replaced by Bogdan Planic (FCSB).
Sargis Shahinyan (Alashkert) puts a dangerous cross into the box, but the corner is cleared by the first man.
Substitution. Uros Nenadovic walks off the pitch and Gegham Ghadimyan (Alashkert) comes on as a substitute.
Some great controlled play and passing from Alashkert. They are increasing their possession of the ball and trying to open up the opposition's defence to hit them swiftly on the break.
Abraham Khashmanyan is forced to make a tactical change due to a red card. Vahagn Hayrapetyan (Alashkert) will be replaced by Sargis Shahinyan.
Thiago Galvao (Alashkert) must leave the pitch due to his teammate's red card and Nikita Tankov comes onto the pitch.
Whoa! Such gestures are commonly penalised and Iulian Cristea (FCSB) duly receives a yellow card.
Gustavo Marmentini (Alashkert) receives a red card after his horrific challenge and is sent off!
Gustavo Marmentini (Alashkert) makes a rough challenge and the referee blows for a foul.
Goal Florinel Coman (FCSB)! Florinel Coman (FCSB) was put through by Ionut Vina and he showed brilliant composure inside the box to fire into the bottom right corner. 2:3.
This yellow card was deserved. The tackle by Razvan Oaida (FCSB) was quite harsh and Peter Kralovic didn't hesitate to show him a yellow card.
Razvan Oaida (FCSB) holds his opponent to prevent him from getting the ball and the referee blows his whistle for a foul. It's a free kick to Alashkert in a dangerous position.
Florinel Coman (FCSB) skips past the defender inside the box and blasts the ball at goal, but sends the effort high over the bar.
Ionut Vina (FCSB) takes the corner but fails to find any of his teammates. The ball is easily cleared out of danger.
What a great touch by Ionut Vina (FCSB) as he controls a fine pass into the box and takes a shot to the right side of the goal, but an opposing player makes a clearance. Great defending. FCSB have been awarded a corner kick. The referee and one of his assistants both point at the corner flag.
Bogdan Ioan Andone makes a switch. Diogo Salomao is coming on in place of Alexandru Stan (FCSB) at the start of the second period.
The players are back out on the pitch following the half-time break and the second half is about to start.
There will be nothing more to see in the first half. The whistle blowing of Peter Kralovic has ended it.
Peter Kralovic shows a yellow card to Vahagn Hayrapetyan (Alashkert) for his blatant foul.
Dangerous play by Vahagn Hayrapetyan (Alashkert). Peter Kralovic blows his whistle for a foul.
It's 1:3! Gustavo Marmentini feeds Thiago Galvao (Alashkert) inside the box, who is unmarked and buries the ball in the bottom right corner.
The linesman raises his flag. Hayk Ishkhanyan (Alashkert) is adjudged offside.
The referee awards a corner and Vahagn Hayrapetyan (Alashkert) goes over to take it.
Vahagn Hayrapetyan (Alashkert) takes the corner.
The game is interrupted now, Florin Tanase (FCSB) picks up a knock and the physio has to come on.
Hayk Ishkhanyan (Alashkert) is booked after bringing down an opponent. Peter Kralovic had an easy-decision to make.
Hayk Ishkhanyan (Alashkert) manages to dispossess his opponent of the ball, but he commits a foul in the process and the referee blows his whistle. FCSB are awarded a free kick. Let's see what they create from this.
Goal! Gustavo Marmentini (Alashkert) puts the ball into the bottom left corner past the outstretched arm of Daniel Vlad.
Florin Tanase (FCSB) is heading towards the penalty spot to take it.
Mihai Alexandru Balasa (FCSB) expresses his disappointment as he receives a straight red card.
Peter Kralovic blows for a foul after Mihai Alexandru Balasa (FCSB) was too aggressive in the battle for the ball. PENALTY! One of the players from Alashkert is about to take a penalty kick. Let's see how this ends.
Uros Nenadovic (Alashkert) picks up a lofted cross inside the box and fires a quick shot to the middle of the goal. His promising effort is kept out by Daniel Vlad, who pulls off a stunning save!
Goal! Gustavo Marmentini (Alashkert) is quickest to react to the rebound and stabs the ball into the back of the net. It's 1:1.
Bogdan Ioan Andone is forced to make a change. Thierry Moutinho is not able to carry on due to injury. He is replaced by Florinel Coman (FCSB).
Thierry Moutinho (FCSB) picks up an injury.
Looks like Iulian Cristea (FCSB) is struggling after picking up a knock. Hopefully he can run it off.
Goal! Florin Tanase (FCSB) wins the battle of wills and sends an unstoppable penalty past Ognjen Cancarevic into the bottom right corner.
Florin Tanase (FCSB) will take the responsibility and he is already preparing the ball.
Hayk Ishkhanyan (Alashkert) fouls an opponent. At least that's what referee Peter Kralovic signals. It's a penalty! What an opportunity to score for FCSB.
Gustavo Marmentini (Alashkert) will try to find the head of one of his teammates from a corner kick.
Ionut Vina (FCSB) latches on to a pass inside the box, but his low effort towards the right post is well blocked.
FCSB hold the ball and display nice passing from player to player.
Today's match has just started, enjoy the game!
The players are out and the match is about to start. FCSB will have the kick-off.
Peter Kralovic is introduced as the referee for today's match.
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