Sparta Praha 1-0 Krasnodar
Lukáš Juliš, 21, marked only his second start of the season with the only goal as Sparta proved too strong for rusty Krasnodar.
Article top media content
- Lukáš Juliš has started two games for Sparta this term and scored both times
- Sparta stretch unbeaten run in Europe to nine fixtures (W5 D4)
- Krasnodar suffer first loss in six European matches
- Krasnodar's first competitive outing since 10 December due to Russian winter break
- The second leg is next Thursday, with the last-16 draw the following day