Boris Paichadze National Stadium - Tbilisi 16/07/2014 - 19:00CET (21:00 local time)

Second qualifying round, First leg

Dinamo Tbilisi - Aktobe
0-1

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Neco goal edges Aktobe past Dinamo

Published: Wednesday 16 July 2014, 21.02CET
FC Dinamo Tbilisi 0-1 FC Aktobe
Danilo Neco's 51st-minute header sufficed to secure a narrow first-leg victory for the Kazakhstani team over their Georgian hosts.
by Vakhtang Bzikadze
from Boris Paichadze National Stadium
Neco goal edges Aktobe past Dinamo
Vladimir Gazzaev saw his team win in Georgia ©Asylbek Kuanyshev
 

Match statistics

Dinamo Tbilisi
Aktobe

0

Goals scored

1

18

Total attempts

5

8

on target

3

7

off target

2

8

blocked

2

0

against woodwork

0

6

Corners

4

2

Offsides

3

1

Yellow cards

4

0

Red Cards

0

18

Fouls committed

16

16

Fouls suffered

18

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Standings

 
 
  
Published: Wednesday 16 July 2014, 21.02CET

Neco goal edges Aktobe past Dinamo

FC Dinamo Tbilisi 0-1 FC Aktobe
Danilo Neco's 51st-minute header sufficed to secure a narrow first-leg victory for the Kazakhstani team over their Georgian hosts.

FC Aktobe moved a step closer to the third qualifying round of the UEFA Champions League after claiming a narrow first-leg win against Georgian side FC Dinamo Tbilisi at the Boris Paichadze National Stadium.

Brazilian forward Danilo Neco headed home emphatically in the 51st minute to give the Kazakhstani team the all-important advantage going into next Wednesday's second qualifying round second leg, after meeting a cross from the left by Anderson Mineiro.

It was the hosts – led by former Czech Republic coach Michal Bílek – who had the momentum early on though as Ivory Coast forward Vuoho missed a good chance after just a minute. Vuoha went close again before the interval, with Aktobe goalkeeper Andrei Sidelnikov then called into action at various points during the second half to thwart Dinamo.

Despite sustained pressure and attempts on goal, Bílek's side were ultimately unable to get themselves back into the game. They will look to overcome the scoreline in a week's time in Kazakhstan.

Last updated: 16/07/14 23.41CET

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