In the 26th round of A league, FC Žalgiris was goal behind but kept fighting and played a 1:1 draw against Atlantas Klaipėda.
Elivelto scored an equalizer Photo: Arūnas Kisielius
After the dull first half, Vilnius side started to press opposition and had a few good chances to score the opening goal. However, on 65 minutes Atlantas striker Dmitri Mazalevski calmly dispatched a penalty kick and put his team in front.
After that, Žalgiris managed to score a fast equalizing goal. On 78 minutes Elivelto found a small gap in the penalty box and sent the ball past the goalkeeper. In the dying minutes of the game, Atlantas and Žalgiris could score a game-winning goal, nevertheless, defense or the goalkeepers of both teams were precise.
Atlantas Klaipėda 1:1 (0:0) FC Žalgiris
Goals: 65 min. D.Mazalevski (from the penalty); 78 min. Elivelto
Yellow cards: 16 min. D.Šimkus, 78 min. I.Kalpachiuk; 41 min. D.Romanovskis, 69 min. D.Oyarzun, 90+3 min. B.Atajič.