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Victorious AIK frustrate PSV

Published: Thursday 8 November 2012, 21.29CET
AIK 1-0 PSV Eindhoven
AIK registered their first victory in Group F thanks to some determined defending and Mohamed Bangura's excellent 12th-minute finish.
Victorious AIK frustrate PSV
AIK enjoy their success against PSV ©AFP/Getty Images

Match statistics

AIKPSV

Goals scored1
 
0
Attempts on target1
 
3
Attempts off target4
 
8
Corners4
 
5
Offsides3
 
4
Fouls committed14
 
5
Yellow cards1
 
0
Red Cards0
 
0

Standings

Group F

PPts
FC Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk Dnipro49
SSC Napoli Napoli46
AIK AIK44
PSV Eindhoven PSV44
Last updated: 14/11/2012 18:12 CET

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Pts: Points   
 
Published: Thursday 8 November 2012, 21.29CET

Victorious AIK frustrate PSV

AIK 1-0 PSV Eindhoven
AIK registered their first victory in Group F thanks to some determined defending and Mohamed Bangura's excellent 12th-minute finish.

An early Mohamed Bangura strike earned AIK victory over PSV Eindhoven in UEFA Europa League Group F, a result that keeps alive the Swedish side's hopes of qualification for the round of 32.

In a game of few chances at Råsundastadion, Bangura's left-footed effort separated the teams. Despite PSV laying siege to the hosts' goal in the closing stages, AIK held firm to record a much-needed win which leaves them within two points of SSC Napoli, who moved up to second in the section by defeating FC Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk 4-2.

PSV made a bright start but struggled to convert possession into clear-cut opportunities – a problem that would hinder the Dutch club throughout the match. AIK marshalled the attacking trio of Dries Mertens, Tim Matavž and Luciano Narsingh to good effect and stunned the visitors by taking a 12th-minute lead, Bangura cutting in from the right and curling a magnificent shot over the stretching Boy Waterman.

The goal seemed to breathe confidence into the Allsvenskan outfit, who continued to defend diligently and threaten on the break. It was AIK who carved out the best openings before the interval, Bangura dragging wide when well placed and Celso Borges flashing a powerful cross-shot across goal.

The second half followed a similar pattern, with PSV unable to capitalise on long spells of dominance. They were almost caught cold for a second time when Helgi Daníelsson's snapshot flew past Waterman, only for the ball to clip the crossbar before rebounding to safety. PSV threw men forward in search of an equaliser in the closing stages, but AIK hung on to register a famous victory.

Last updated: 10/11/12 0.07CET

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Lineups

aik

AIK

psv

PSV

27
TurinaIvan Turina (GK)
21
WatermanBoy Waterman (GK) (C)
2
BackmanNiklas Backman
4
MarceloMarcelo
3
KarlssonPer Karlsson
9
MatavžTim Matavž
4
JohanssonNils-Eric Johansson (C)
10
WijnaldumGeorginio Wijnaldum
7
DaníelssonHelgi Daníelsson
13
HutchinsonAtiba Hutchinson
10
BorgesCelso Borges
14
MertensDries Mertens
15
QuaisonRobin Quaison
Yellow Card26
Substitution69
15
WillemsJetro Willems
16
LorentzsonMartin Lorentzson
16
EngelaarOrlando Engelaar
20
MoroIbrahim Moro
17
NarsinghLuciano Narsingh
Substitution65
24
GustavssonDaniel Gustavsson
Substitution75
18
DerijckTimothy Derijck
75
BanguraMohamed Bangura
Goal12
23
ManolevStanislav Manolev
Substitution75

Substitutes

13
StamatopoulosKenny Stamatopoulos (GK)
1
TytońPrzemysław Tytoń (GK)
8
TjernströmDaniel Tjernström
Substitution75
2
M. JørgensenMathias Jørgensen
9
MutumbaMartin Mutumba
3
BoumaWilfred Bouma
22
KarikariKwame Karikari
19
LocadiaJürgen Locadia
Substitution65
28
LundbergViktor Lundberg
Substitution69
20
Van OoijenPeter van Ooijen
36
GoitomHenok Goitom
22
DepayMemphis Depay
Substitution75
45
MajstorovicDaniel Majstorovic
24
RitzmaierMarcel Ritzmaier

Coach

Andreas Alm (SWE) Dick Advocaat (NED)

Referee

Maksim Layushkin (RUS)

Assistant referees

Oleg Tselovalnikov (RUS), Vitali Drozdov (RUS)

Fourth official

Aleksei Vorontsov (RUS)

Additional assistant referees

Aleksei Nikolaev (RUS), Vladimir Kazmenko (RUS)

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  • SubstitutionSubstitution
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