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Yugoslavia round-up: Crevena Zvezda halt title rivals

Published: Sunday 21 April 2002, 22.27CET
FK Crevena Zvezda cut oponents FK Partizan's lead at the top to five points with a 3-0 win on Sunday.

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Published: Sunday 21 April 2002, 22.27CET

Yugoslavia round-up: Crevena Zvezda halt title rivals

FK Crevena Zvezda cut oponents FK Partizan's lead at the top to five points with a 3-0 win on Sunday.

FK Crevena Zvezda cut oponents FK Partizan's lead at the top of the Prva Savezna Liga to five points with a 3-0 win on Sunday.

Ugly scenes
Nemanja Vidic headed Crevena Zvezda ahead from a Branko Boskovic corner shortly after the break. But in the 65th minute the game turned ugly when a brawl broke out between the players on the pitch. When order was restored, two Partizan players, Sasa Ilic and Milivoje Cirkovic, were dismissed.

Dragan on fire
Dragan Bogavac doubled Crevena Zvezda's advantage in the 79th minute when he poked the ball home from close range and with a minute left on the clock, Dejan Milovanovic wrapped up the points with a glorious solo effort.

Last updated: 22/04/02 3.23CET

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