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Genk victory in Sarajevo not enough

Published: Thursday 9 August 2007, 0.59CET
FK Sarajevo 0-1 KRC Genk (agg: 2-2, Sarajevo win on away goals) Genk's success in Bosnia-Herzegovina could not keep Sarajevo from reaching the next round.

Match statistics

SarajevoGenk

Goals scored0
1
Attempts on target0
1
Attempts off target0
 
0
Corners0
 
0
Offsides0
 
0
Fouls committed0
 
0
Yellow cards2
 
2
Red cards0
 
0

Standings

 
Published: Thursday 9 August 2007, 0.59CET

Genk victory in Sarajevo not enough

FK Sarajevo 0-1 KRC Genk (agg: 2-2, Sarajevo win on away goals) Genk's success in Bosnia-Herzegovina could not keep Sarajevo from reaching the next round.

FK Sarajevo lost the second leg of their UEFA Champions League second qualifying round tie at home to KRC Genk – but progressed thanks to the two away goals they scored in Belgium last week.

Opportunity knocks
Strikes from Admir Raščić and Veldin Muharemović in a 2-1 victory had left Sarajevo well-placed to become the first club from Bosnia-Herzegovina to contest the third qualifying round since NK Željezničar in 2002/03. And despite Tomislav Mikulić giving Genk the win in today's return leg, Sarajevo will now have the chance to better Željezničar's performance by overcoming FC Dynamo Kiev and reaching the group stage.

Away pressure
Genk, needing to score twice, began brightly and home goalkeeper Muhamed Alaim had to be alert to deny Balázs Tóth; at the other end Marko Maksimović dragged a shot wide of the near post. Still in the ascendancy at the start of the second half, the visitors made the breakthrough on 58 minutes when Mikulić headed in Alexandre Afonso Da Silva's free-kick. However, the Belgian side could not get the second goal that would have taken them through – Elyaniv Barda having an effort saved by Alaim – as Sarajevo held on for that date with the Ukrainian champions.

Last updated: 30/01/12 6.24CET

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Lineups

sarajevo

Sarajevo

genk

Genk

22
AlaimMuhamed Alaim (GK) (C)
26
BaillyLogan Bailly (GK)
10
BašićAlen Bašić
23
CornelisHans Cornelis (C)
Yellow Card89
21
BučanSead Bučan
Substitution58
5
MatoukouEric Matoukou
14
DžakmićMuhamed Džakmić
4
MikulićTomislav Mikulić
Goal58
Yellow Card59
15
GrujićVladan Grujić
10
SoetaersTom Soetaers
Substitution77
3
HadžićDamir Hadžić
9
BošnjakIvan Bošnjak
13
MaksimovićMarko Maksimović
Substitution85
18
BardaElyaniv Barda
2
MilosevicSemjon Milošević
22
CailletJean-Philippe Caillet
Substitution70
8
MuharemovićVeldin Muharemović
Yellow Card42
2
VranckenWouter Vrancken
24
RaščićAdmir Raščić
Substitution78
6
De DeckerWim De Decker
Substitution38
20
ŠarabaZdravko Šaraba
Yellow Card45+1
20
TóthBalázs Tóth

Substitutes

17
BabićMilos Babić
Substitution78
7
HarounFaris Haroun
1
FejzićIrfan Fejzić (GK)
11
VandoorenGonzague Vandooren
Substitution77
16
MešićMirza Mešić
28
LoloIgor Lolo
11
RepuhSenad Repuh
Substitution85
29
LjubojevićGoran Ljubojević
Substitution70
19
TurkovićAlmir Turković
Substitution58
30
AlexAlex
Substitution38
5
ZukićMuhidin Zukić
27
Sinan BolatSinan Bolat (GK)
33
JanošEmir Janoš
19
VossenJelle Vossen

Coach

Husref Musemic (BIH) Hugo Broos (BEL)

Referee

Alexandru Tudor (ROU)

Assistant referees

Cristian Nica (ROU), Aurel Oniţă (ROU)

Fourth official

Ionica Serea (ROU)

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