Goals from Isidor and Tiknizyan helped Lokomotiv win Urals at home
Lokomotiv Moscow defeated Ural Yekaterinburg in the first round of the Russian Cup group round. The final score is 2:1.
“Bumblebees” took the lead early in the game. Kiki shot at the far post, and there Timur Ayupov sent the ball into the goal. Not so long ago, the midfield was already different, but only in the domestic league.
Midway through the first 45 minutes, Loko bounced back. Isidor managed to collect the ball in the opponent’s penalty area after Pomazun’s unsuccessful exit and then hit the already empty net.
At the start of the second half, Isidor again caught his opponent on an error, this time Beveev took a turn on the flank. After that, the striker made a pass into the penalty area, where Nair Tiknizyan completed it with a fine shot.
Lokomotiv is in first place in Group B, Ural closes the quartet. Rostov and Kazan Rubin are also with them.
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