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Iancu on cue as Steaua defeat Dinamo

Published: Tuesday 30 July 2013, 20.31CET
FC Dinamo Tbilisi 0-2 FC Steaua Bucureşti
Ciprian Tătăruşanu's penalty save and two goals from teenager Gabriel Iancu left the Romanian champions in an excellent position.
by Vakhtang Bzikadze
from Boris Paichadze National Stadium
Iancu on cue as Steaua defeat Dinamo
Steaua's Gabriel Iancu celebrates one of his pair of goals in Tbilisi ©Badri Ketiladze

Match statistics

Dinamo TbilisiSteaua

Goals scored0
2
Possession (%)0
100
Total attempts6
 
21
on target3
 
10
off target3
 
10
blocked0
 
0
against woodwork0
1
Corners2
 
11
Offsides2
 
2
Yellow cards2
 
5
Red Cards0
 
0
Fouls committed13
 
20
Fouls suffered18
 
13
Passes0
 
0
completed0
 
0

Standings

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Published: Tuesday 30 July 2013, 20.31CET

Iancu on cue as Steaua defeat Dinamo

FC Dinamo Tbilisi 0-2 FC Steaua Bucureşti
Ciprian Tătăruşanu's penalty save and two goals from teenager Gabriel Iancu left the Romanian champions in an excellent position.

FC Steaua Bucureşti took a significant step towards the UEFA Champions League play-offs as two goals from teenager Gabriel Iancu earned them a 2-0 win at FC Dinamo Tbilisi.

Goalkeeper Ciprian Tătăruşanu played his part in the success, saving a Xisco penalty just after the hour mark, and half-time substitute Iancu took full advantage, scoring in the 64th and 80th minutes to leave the Georgian champions with a substantial task if they are to make it through to the next stage.

Stefan Nikolić had the first meaningful chance of the game, drawing a save from Dinamo's Giorgi Loria after 26 minutes, but the home side gave as good as they got. Tătăruşanu saved Giorgi Merebashvili's shot after a brisk Dinamo counterattack, with Elguja Grigalashvili unable to find the net with the loose ball. Levan Khmaladze then headed off target from Giorgi Seturidze's cross from the right.

Adrian Popa went close early in the second half, but Dinamo defender Ustaritz went closer still, however Steaua's goalkeeper was alert to the Spaniard's fine header from compatriot Xisco's cross. Xisco then missed his cue, Tătăruşanu saving his spot kick after Steaua were penalised for a handball in the box.

Iancu put the visitors ahead within three minutes, beating Loria after Darko Glisic lost possession, and while Łukasz Szukuła conspired to miss the target with a header from three metres minutes later, Steaua were not to be denied a second, 19-year-old Iancu profiting from Cristian Tănase's ball from the left. It might have ended even worse for Dinamo had Tănase's late effort not struck the frame of the goal.

Last updated: 05/09/13 0.01CET

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Lineups

dinamo tbilisi

Dinamo Tbilisi

steaua

Steaua

77
LoriaGiorgi Loria (GK) (C)
12
TătăruşanuCiprian Tătăruşanu (GK)
4
UstaritzUstaritz
4
SzukałaŁukasz Szukała
Yellow Card64
6
KvaratskheliaGivi Kvaratskhelia
5
PintiliiMihai Pintilii
Yellow Card45
Substitution84
7
SeturidzeGiorgi Seturidze
10
TănaseCristian Tănase
8
KhmaladzeLevan Khmaladze
Yellow Card71
14
LatovleviciIasmin Latovlevici
Yellow Card60
9
DvaliJaba Dvali
Substitution79
17
GeorgievskiDaniel Georgievski
10
MerebashviliGiorgi Merebashvili
Substitution87
21
ChiricheşVlad Chiricheş
16
KvirkveliaDavid Kvirkvelia
23
StanciuNicolae Stanciu
Yellow Card42
Substitution46
19
GrigalashviliElguja Grigalashvili
Yellow Card24
55
BourceanuAlexandru Bourceanu (C)
28
XiscoXisco
Penalty61
Substitution67
77
PopaAdrian Popa
32
GlisicDarko Glisic
90
NikolićStefan Nikolić
Substitution57

Substitutes

25
ZarkuaTornike Zarkua (GK)
95
CojocaruValentin Cojocaru (GK)
5
KhocholavaDavid Khocholava
Substitution87
6
GardoşFlorin Gardoş
Substitution84
Yellow Card86
12
KhurtsilavaDavid Khurtsilava
11
PrepeliţăAndrei Prepeliţă
15
PapavaGiorgi Papava
22
PîrvulescuPaul Pîrvulescu
21
GogaDorin Goga
Substitution79
25
PiovaccariFederico Piovaccari
Substitution57
30
GvelesianiGiorgi Gvelesiani
30
RăduţMihai Răduţ
99
VouhoVouho
Substitution67
80
IancuGabriel Iancu
Substitution46
Goal64
Goal80

Coach

Dušan Uhrin Jr. (CZE) Laurenţiu Reghecampf (ROU)

Referee

Robert Schörgenhofer (AUT)

Assistant referees

Roland Brandner (AUT), Matthias Winsauer (AUT)

Fourth official

Christian Dintar (AUT)

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  • SubstitutionSubstitution
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