Conference League match Cluj – Lazio. Pictured from left are Matteo Cancellieri and Denis Kolinger in Romania on February 23, 2023.
Prague – Fiorentina players beat Braga 3-2 and progressed to the round of 16 with a 4-0 away win on aggregate conference leagues. The national team midfielder Antonín Barák remained on the home team for the whole match. In the rematch of the opening round of the playoffs, Lazio Rome defended their progress with a 0:0 draw at Cluj. Lech Poznaň also goes on after a 1:0 home triumph over Bodö/Glimt.
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After the initial debacle, Braga managed to dramatize the fight with Fiorentina and were leading 2:0 in the 34th minute. Soon, however, he reduced Mandragora, and after switching sides, the “Violets” completed the turnaround. The winning goal was scored in the 83rd minute by striker Cabral, who has scored four goals in the last three competitive matches.
Lazio could once again rely on the defense, which did not concede for the third competitive match in a row and defended a 1:0 lead from the first match. Cluj, which advanced from the group despite Prague's Slavia, also finished the game from the 77th minute without the suspended Muhar.
The double match Lech Poznaň – Bodö/Glimt was decided by striker Ishak with a single goal in the 63rd minute of today's match. The Czech youth representative Lucas Kubr did not get on the field from the bench in the jersey of the Norwegian team.
Partizan Bělehrad won 1:0 at Šeriff Tiraspol a week ago and soon took the lead in the return game after Menig's goal. But the sheriff turned the score around after Badol's penalty and two Diop shots. The team from Belgrade also lost the second home game in the spring.
Anderlecht overcame the deficit from the opening match and, after a 2:1 result, led the double match with Ludogorets Razgrad to a penalty shootout at home. In it, the 20-year-old goalkeeper Verbruggen shone, who caught all three attempts of the opponent and arranged for Anderlecht to advance.
In the match Dnipro – AEK Larnaca, no goal was scored, a goalless result was enough for the Cypriot team.
The draw for the round of 16 the pair is scheduled for Friday.
Rematch of the 2nd round of the European Conference League:
Cluj – Lazio Rome 0:0
< p>ČK: 77. Muhar (Cluj). First match 0:1, Lazio advanced.
Dnipro – AEK Larnaca 0:0
First match 0:1, Larnaca advanced.
Partizan Belgrade – Sheriff Tiraspol 1:3 (1:2)
Goals: 14. Menig – 45.+1 and 47. Diop, 21. Badolo from pen. First match 1:0, Sheriff advanced.
Anderlecht Brussels – Ludogorets Razgrad 2:1 after extra time. (2:1, 1:0), on pen. 3:0
Goals: 13. own Russo, 68. Verschaeren – 71. Thiago. ČK: 97. Piotrowski (Ludogorets). First match 0:1, Anderlecht advanced.
Gent – Karabakh 1:0 after 90 minutes
Goal: 74. Gift. First match 0:1, extra time.
Basel – Trabzonspor 2:0 (1:0)
Goals: 13. Amdouni, 77. Zeqiri . First match 0:1, Basel advanced.
Lech Poznań – Bodö/Glimt 1:0 (0:0)
Goal: 63. Ishak. First match 0:0, Lech advanced.
Fiorentina – Braga 3:2 (1:2)
Goals: 37. Mandragora, 58. Saponara , 83. Cabral – 17. Castro, 34. Djaló. First match 4:0, Fiorentina advanced.