FC Žalgiris stumbled in the 23rd round of A league and played a 1:1 draw with the sixth-placed Stumbras Kaunas.


Capital side was the dominant force in the middle of the pitch, however, Stumbras managed to put themselves in front after a set piece. On 48 minutes the ball from Alexandre Kore bounced to Lukas Artimavičius, who took his chance and smashed the ball into the back of the net. Nevertheless, after the bad clearance from Andre Almeida Vytautas Lukša on 67 minutes found himself free in the penalty box and scored an equalizer.

Before the game Žalgiris striker Darvydas Šernas, who scored seven goals in seven games, was named as the best player of the third lap of A league.



Match statistics:

Stumbras Kaunas 1:1 (0:0) FC Žalgiris


Goals: 48 min. L.Artimavičius; 67 min. V.Lukša

Yellow cards: 29 min. M.Junior, 36 min. T.Snapkauskas, 77 min. L.Villela, 85 min. L.Matcharashvili; 55 min. D.Oyarzun

Stumbras: R.Josviaki, A.Almeida, L.Artimavičius, J.Nazare, D.Barauskas, T.Snapkauskas, M.Junior, L.Villela (84 min. E.Kassi), L.Matcharashvili, K.Janonis (46 min. J.Clifford), A.Kore (72 min. K.Sekgota).

Žalgiris: A.Vitkauskas, R.Baravykas (60 min. D.Slijngard), D.Oyarzun, M.Mbodj, E.Vaitkūnas, S.Blagojevič, M.Ljujič (74 min. B.Atajič), M.Kuklys, Elivelto, S.Nyuiadzi (19 min. V.Lukša), D.Šernas.