FK Astana 3-1 Legia
Legia went to Kazakhstan to win the match and be calm about the promotion to the next round. Jacek Magiera's players announced befoe the game that it would be difficult 90 minutes due to weather conditions and the fact that they will play on an artificial turf. Their doubts proved to be proper.
In the first half both teams played at the same level. Our playes created some chances but unfortunately FC Astana ran 2-0 after individual mistakes of defenders. In the second half our rivals played a counterattack and the legionaries inefficently tried to create any chance. When Armando Sadiku scored in the 79th minute, it seemed that Legia could equalized. Unfortunately, it was Astana that managed to score another goal in the added time, making the final result 3-1.
Legia will take on FC Astana in Warsaw on Wendesday, August 2, at 8:45 PM CET.
FC Astana - Legia Warsaw 3-1
Goals: Kabananga 37', Maevskiy 45', Twumasi 90+4' - Sadiku 79'