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Partizan confirm play-off place

Published: Wednesday 4 August 2010, 19.45CET
HJK Helsinki 1-2 FK Partizan (agg: 1-5)
Two goals from Cléo wrapped up the tie for the Serbian champions, who were always in the driving seat following last week's first-leg victory.
by Mikael Erävuori Kai
from Helsinki Football Stadium
Partizan confirm play-off place
Cléo scored twice for Partizan ©UEFA.com

Match statistics

HJKPartizan

Goals scored1
 
2
Attempts on target7
 
3
Attempts off target10
 
2
Corners8
 
0
Offsides1
 
2
Fouls committed8
 
11
Yellow cards1
 
1
Red cards0
 
0

Standings

 
Published: Wednesday 4 August 2010, 19.45CET

Partizan confirm play-off place

HJK Helsinki 1-2 FK Partizan (agg: 1-5)
Two goals from Cléo wrapped up the tie for the Serbian champions, who were always in the driving seat following last week's first-leg victory.

FK Partizan confirmed their place in the Friday's UEFA Champions League play-off draw as a 2-1 win at HJK Helsinki wrapped up a comprehensive aggregate triumph.

The Serbian champions put one foot in the next round last week with a 3-0 home win, and two goals from Cléo sealed their third qualifying round success. The Brazilian struck at the beginning and end of proceedings, with Mohamed Kamara's superb strike a consolation of sorts for HJK.

The hosts started brightly, but if they thought there was a glimmer of hope before kick-off, it was extinguished nine minutes in as Ivica Iliev's cross was only half-cleared and the ball fell for Cléo, who lobbed Ville Wallén from 12 metres. An early goal to the good, Partizan could afford to sit back and let Antti Muurinen's team take up the running, although there was no real threat until six minutes before half-time when Kamara found the corner of the net from 30 metres.

HJK continued to press after the interval but the visitors were never really troubled. In the second minute of added time, Cléo struck his second goal of the game – and third of the tie – applying a simple finish from close range. Partizan will enter the draw looking to make the group stage for the first time since 2003/04.

Last updated: 06/12/12 11.55CET

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Lineups

hjk

HJK

partizan

Partizan

1
WallénVille Wallén (GK) (C)
33
R. IlićRadiša Ilić (GK)
2
KansikasTuomas Kansikas
3
StevanovićIvan Stevanović
4
MedoMedo
Goal38
Yellow Card83
7
TomićNemanja Tomić
5
MagnussonPeter Magnusson
8
PetrovićRadosav Petrović
Substitution70
8
RafinhaRafinha
9
CléoCléo
Goal9
Goal90+2
9
SorsaSebastian Sorsa
13
JovanovićMarko Jovanović
Yellow Card41
15
PelvasAkseli Pelvas
Substitution62
18
LazevskiAleksandar Lazevski
16
ParikkaJarno Parikka
Substitution75
20
KrstajićMladen Krstajić (C)
Substitution82
17
BahDawda Bah
22
IlićSaša Ilić
18
OjalaJuhani Ojala
77
IlievIvica Iliev
Substitution62
19
RiihilahtiAki Riihilahti
Substitution33
99
SmiljanićMilan Smiljanić

Substitutes

12
VianderJani Viander (GK)
1
RadosavljevićAleksandar Radosavljević (GK)
6
FowlerCheyne Fowler
Substitution33
2
MiljkovićAleksandar Miljković
10
MäkeläJuho Mäkelä
Substitution62
6
StankovićVojislav Stanković
Substitution82
13
KärkkäinenPyry Kärkkäinen
19
BogunovićMiloš Bogunović
14
WestöJohannes Westö
Substitution75
21
B. JovanovićBranislav Jovanović
Substitution70
21
SumusaloMikko Sumusalo
23
DavidovAleksandar Davidov
Substitution62
28
RingAlexander Ring
31
ŠćepovićMarko Šćepović

Coach

Antti Muurinen (FIN) Aleksandar Stanojević (SRB)

Referee

Pavel Královec (CZE)

Assistant referees

Miroslav Zlamal (CZE), Martin Wilczek (CZE)

Fourth official

Michal Paták (CZE)

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