In the match of the 20th round of the Russian championship, Ural could not beat Krasnodar. The meeting ended with a score of 2: 2.
This was the first draw for Krasnodar in 2021. Before that, the bulls lost twice to Dynamo Zagreb in the 1/16 finals of the Europa League (2: 3, 0: 1) and lost to Sochi in the 1/8 finals of the Russian Cup (1: 2). Ural extended their three-league streak in the Russian championship. Prior to that, Yekaterinburg drew with CSKA (2: 2), Tambov (1: 1), Rubin (0: 0).
Spartak suffered their fourth defeat in a row, losing to Rubin
Eight Russians have appeared in the starting lineup of Krasnodar, with the current limit there should be at least three.
The Bulls took the lead already in the 12th minute of the meeting. Magomed-Shapi Suleimanov distinguished himself. For the striker, this is the fifth goal of the season.<>
After 20 minutes, the hosts of the meeting had to make a forced replacement, defender Evgeny Chernov was injured. Instead, newcomer Ambroise Oyongo entered the field, but was replaced early in the second half.
A couple of minutes later, Igor Smolnikov grossly violated the rules and poured the second yellow card, and that was removed by the referee Sergey Karasev from the field.
At the beginning of the second half, Ural equalized the score. The goal was scored by Rafal Augustynyak.
Seven minutes later, the Pole scored a double.
In the 86th minute, the bulls were able to level the score thanks to a goal by Remi Cabella.
As a result of a draw, Ural strengthened its position in 12th place in the Russian Championship. On the account of "bumblebees" 22 points. Krasnodar moved up to eighth place. The “bulls” have 31 points.
In the next round, Ural will play against Ufa, and Krasnodar will play against Spartak. Both matches will take place on March 7th. The first meeting starts at 14.00, and the second at 19.00 Moscow time.
Russian championship. 20th round
Krasnodar - Ural - 2: 2
Krasnodar: Agkatsev - Chernov (Oyongo, 32, Martynovich, 46), Sorokin, Kayo, Smolnikov - Klasson, Gazinsky, Olsson (Viljena, 63), Suleimanov (Cabella, 72) - Ionov, Ari (Wanderson, 63)
Ural: Godzyur - Kalinin, Strandberg, Rykov, Kulakov - Augustynyak, Jovichich (Mishkich, 46) - El-Kabir (Maksimenko, 84), Bikfalvi, Ibrahimay (Gadzhimuradov, 75) - Pogrebnyak (Panyukov, 68)
Goals: Suleimanov, 12 (1: 0); Augustynyak, 52 (1: 1); 59, (1: 2); Cabella, 86 (2: 2)
Warnings: Smolnikov, 26 / Jovicic, 4; Rykov, 48
Deletions: Smolnikov, 35 (second yellow card)
Referee: Sergey Karasev (Moscow)
Krasnodar. Krasnodar. 28th of February