Kuban - Krasnodar 03/10/2013 - 18:00CET (20:00 local time)

Group stage - Group A

Kuban - Valencia
0-2
 

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Patient Valencia claim Kuban success

Published: Thursday 3 October 2013, 19.00CET
Patient Valencia claim Kuban success 
Valencia concentration pleases Ricardo Costa ©AFP/Getty Images

Goals in the final 20 minutes from Paco Alcácer and Sofiane Feghouli got Valencia CF's UEFA Europa League Group A campaign up and running with a confidence-building win at FC Kuban Krasnodar.

With both teams beaten on matchday one, a tight contest looked in the offing and so it proved, until Alcácer – making his first appearance of the season – came off the bench to open the scoring in the 73rd minute after a slip from home goalkeeper Aleksandr Belenov. Feghouli's precise free-kick nine minutes from time clinched the points and ensured Valencia will go into their double header FC St Gallen in good heart, while point-less Kuban next face Swansea City AFC.

 

Lineups

kuban

Kuban

valencia

Valencia

23Belenov (GK) (C)13Guaita (GK)
4Xandão2Piatti
Substitution66
5Dealbert5Víctor Ruiz
8Tlisov8Feghouli
Goal81
9Cissé
Substitution81
14Bernat
17Fidler15Fuego
20Bueno
Substitution68
18Guardado
25Kozlov
Yellow Card40
19Barragán
Yellow Card47
28Melgarejo
Yellow Card87
20Ricardo Costa (C)
71Popov21Parejo
Yellow Card43
Substitution76
90Khubulov
Yellow Card20
Substitution59
23Canales
Substitution59

Substitutes

33Karuykin (GK)26Jaume (GK)
2Armaş6Oriol Romeu
Substitution76
6Tsoraev
Substitution59
11Pabón
11Bucur
Substitution68
16Paco Alcácer
Substitution66
Goal73
15Zhavnerchik22Mathieu
22Sosnin24Míchel
99Baldé
Substitution81
28Cartabia
Substitution59

Coaches

Dorinel Munteanu (ROU) Miroslav Djukić (SRB)

Referee

Marijo Strahonja (CRO)

Press kits

Last updated: 03/10/2013 20:54 CET

Standings

Last updated: 04/10/2013 01:05 CET

Legend:

P: Played   
Pts: Points   
 

Match statistics

Kuban
Valencia

0

Goals scored

2

33

Possession (%)

67

11

Total attempts

14

1

on target

8

8

off target

5

2

blocked

1

0

against woodwork

0

3

Corners

7

2

Offsides

0

3

Yellow cards

2

0

Red Cards

0

17

Fouls committed

13

10

Fouls suffered

15

260

Passes

567

190

completed

480

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Minute By Minute

  • End Time
    The final whistle is blown.
  • Yellow Card
    87
    Melgarejo (Kuban) is booked.
  • Goal
    81
    Feghouli (Valencia) scores!
  • Substitution
    81
    Baldé (in) - Cissé (out) (Kuban)
  • Substitution
    76
    Oriol Romeu (in) - Parejo (out) (Valencia)

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