Ludogorets was not able to defeat Botev in another round of the XXII edition of the First professional league. The game ended with an even 1:1 score. Despite the fact that the champions had a total domination the whole time, a lot of missed situations happened and they did not win. Lukoki scored in the 47th minute and Vutov made the score even in the 68th minute.
Ludogorets dominated the field in the first half but they did not create serious goal situations. The home team picked up the pace after the half time and started creating goal situations. Nedyalkov assisted Lukoki for his goal. Soon after that Lukoki had the chance to score for the second time but he missed the situation. After Botev made the score even, all theLudogorets players gave their best to add a winning goal but the guest team’s keeper had a lucky day. The replacement player Swierczok had a few chances to score but had no luck. Goralski was close to scoring in the 80th minute but the keeper saved the situation.
Ludogorets will stand against Cherno More in their next game.
LUDOGORETS – BOTEV (PLOVDIV) 1:1
1:0 Lukoki (46')
1:1 Vutov (68')
Ludogorets: Iliev, Nedyalkov, Cicinho, Forster, Moti, Lukoki (71 – Popa), Goralski, Sasha (79 – Anicet), Wanderson, Marcelinho, Keseru, (66 – Swierczok)
Botev (Plovdiv), Kaiser, Pereira, Pirgov, Dimitrov, Souza (79 – Filipov), Shopov (57 – Zehirov), Baltanov, Terziev, Nedelev, Karachanakov (62 – Dore), Vutov
Yellow cards: Goralski (LUD); Souza, Dimitrov (BOTEV);
Red card: Vutov (BOTEV).