After the run of three unsuccessful games, FC Žalgiris achieved an important victory in the 30th round of A league, when Lithuanian champions won against Atlantas Klaipėda by scoreline 3:0.


Vilnius side missed few good chances to score in the first half but Darvydas Šernas on 34 minutes sent the ball into the back of the net after the pass from Mantas Kuklys. After the break, Žalgiris still played very solid football and managed to secure a convincing victory.

On 65 minutes Vytautas Lukša smashed the ball into the back of the net from a set piece, while Elivelto on 74 minutes took his chance in  penalty box after the pass from Bahrudin Atajič.

Thus the debut game of the new coach Aleksandr Brazevich was finished on a high note.



Match statistics:

Atlantas Klaipėda 0:3 (0:1) FC Žalgiris


Goals: 34 min. D.Šernas, 65 min. V.Lukša, 74 min. Elivelto

Yellow card: 43 min. D.Kazlauskas

Atlantas: D.Mikelionis, V.Gašpuitis, S.Juška, M.Fridrikas, I.Kalpachuk, D.Kazlauskas (68 min. A.Cofu), D.Šimkus, D.Virkšas (46 min. M.Kaliadka), D.Andronic (81 min. R.Filipavičius), D.Herman, D.Mazalevski.

Žalgiris: A.Vitkauskas, E.Vaitkūnas, M.Mbodj, D.Oyarzun, D.Slijngard, M.Kuklys, M.Ljujič (81 min. R.Baravykas), B.Atajič, Elivelto (74 min. L.Antal), V.Lukša (85 min. K.Uzėla), D.Šernas.