Legia won the Polish Cup!
"We deserved to win, but this is only the first step to the doublet. Today we have many reasons to be happy. Now we focus only on the league. We lost the goal in the last minute, but it did not cause nervousness in our game. We continued to control the course of the match. The Arka created a few opportunities to score today, but we had many more. We won deservedly" said Dean Klafurić at the post-match conference.
In the first half Legia completely dominated the rival and fully controlled the game. The first goal for Legia was scored by Jarosław Niezgoda, for whom is 14th goal in this season. The young football player was chosen as the best match player. Legia confirmed a good form in this match, scoring the second goal in the 29th minute, scored by Cafu. In the second half Dean's Klafuric players controlled the game and lost the goal in the last minute.
It was Legia Warsaw's 19th triumph in the Polish Cup (out of 25 played finals). Our Club is the absolute leader when it comes to the number of won domestic cups (the second in the ranking is Górnik Zabrze and they lifted the trophy 6 times).
But, the Polish Cup is only the beginning. The most important goal of the season is winning the championship of Poland. With four games left to be played, Legia are top of the league two points ahead of Lech Poznań.
Arka Gdynia - Legia Warszawa 1:2 (0:2)
Goals: Sołdecki 90+9' - Niezgoda 12', Cafu 29'
Red card: Piesio 71'
LEGIA: Cierzniak - Hlousek, Pazdan, Remy, Vesović - Cafu, Philipps, Antolić - Radović (Szymański 66'), Niezgoda (Hamalainen 74'), Kucharczyk (Eduardo 90').
Subs: Malarz, Mauricio, Pasquato, Eduardo, Hamalainen, Szymański, Jędrzejczyk.