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Salzburg fail to halt Lech bandwagon

Published: Thursday 16 December 2010, 20.56CET
FC Salzburg 0-1 KKS Lech Poznań
The Polish qualifiers continued their impressive campaign through Semir Štilić's goal but nevertheless fell short of topping Group A.
Salzburg fail to halt Lech bandwagon
Sławomir Peszko (right) impressed and made the goal at Salzburg ©Getty Images

Match statistics

SalzburgLech

Goals scored0
1
Attempts on target5
 
4
Attempts off target4
 
1
Corners5
 
1
Offsides6
 
4
Fouls committed14
 
12
Yellow cards3
 
2
Red cards0
 
0

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Published: Thursday 16 December 2010, 20.56CET

Salzburg fail to halt Lech bandwagon

FC Salzburg 0-1 KKS Lech Poznań
The Polish qualifiers continued their impressive campaign through Semir Štilić's goal but nevertheless fell short of topping Group A.

KKS Lech Poznań rounded off UEFA Europa League Group A with a 1-0 success at FC Salzburg but were denied top spot by Manchester City FC.

Semir Štilić's drive separated the sides at the Stadion Salzburg and José Maria Bakero's charges would have moved to the summit had Jô not salvaged a point for the English team at Juventus 13 minutes from time.

The opening half-hour did not produce any clear-cut chances despite both teams signalling their attacking intent. The breakthrough, therefore, came slightly by surprise. It was certainly not lacking in quality as Sławomir Peszko latched onto a ball into the box and squared for Štilić to rifle across Alexander Walke with the aid of a slight deflection off Ibrahim Sekagya.

Stung into action, Salzburg came close to levelling when Sekagya's looping header dropped wide of the far post and the hosts then had an effort ruled out for offside against Joaquín Boghossian. The striker was denied again when he lost his footing six metres out with the goal at his mercy as Salzburg finished the half strongly.

Boghossian's troubles continued in a second half in which both sides lacked a creative edge, the 23-year-old swivelling in space before scuffing a tame effort at Krzysztof Kotorowski on 71 minutes with a rare opportunity. Substitute Alan also floundered in front of goal, his mis-hit effort allowing Kotorowski to atone for an errant punch.

Peszko darted between two defenders and slid his shot just wide as Lech looked to put the seal on their victory. Ultimately a second goal was unnecessary as Salzburg's spell without a European success extended to eight matches; they ended their campaign as the phase's lowest goalscorers with a solitary strike.

Last updated: 18/12/10 0.03CET

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Lineups

salzburg

Salzburg

lech

Lech

33
WalkeAlexander Walke (GK)
27
KotorowskiKrzysztof Kotorowski (GK)
4
MendesDavid Mendes
3
DjurdjevićIvan Djurdjević
Substitution46
5
AfolabiRabiu Afolabi
5
ArboledaManuel Arboleda
11
ZárateGonzalo Zárate
Yellow Card32
10
KrivetsSergei Krivets
14
JantscherJakob Jantscher
Substitution68
14
ŠtilićSemir Štilić
Goal30
Substitution77
15
SchiemerFranz Schiemer
16
RudņevsArtjoms Rudņevs
19
CziommerSimon Cziommer
Yellow Card90
17
PeszkoSławomir Peszko
23
SekagyaIbrahim Sekagya (C)
19
BosackiBartosz Bosacki (C)
35
OffenbacherDaniel Offenbacher
Substitution58
21
InjacDimitrije Injac
36
HintereggerMartin Hinteregger
23
KikutMarcin Kikut
43
BoghossianJoaquín Boghossian
Substitution74
25
HenriquezLuis Henriquez
Yellow Card20
Substitution36

Substitutes

28
TremmelGerhard Tremmel (GK)
30
BurićJasmin Burić (GK)
3
DudićMilan Dudić
6
BandrowskiTomasz Bandrowski
Substitution77
7
WallnerRoman Wallner
Substitution74
7
WilkJakub Wilk
Substitution36
Yellow Card88
8
AugustinussenThomas Augustinussen
8
KiełbJacek Kiełb
22
HierländerStefan Hierländer
Substitution68
22
WojtkowiakGrzegorz Wojtkowiak
Substitution46
27
AlanAlan
Substitution58
Yellow Card88
32
MożdżeńMateusz Możdżeń
29
Ngwat-MahopLouis Ngwat-Mahop
35
KamińskiMarcin Kamiński

Coach

Huub Stevens (NED) José Maria Bakero (ESP)

Referee

Maksim Layushkin (RUS)

Assistant referees

Ilya Baryshnikov (RUS), Aleksei Lebedev (RUS)

Fourth official

Viacheslav Popov (RUS)

Additional assistant referees

Vladimir Kazmenko (RUS), Evgeny Turbin (RUS)

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