Craiova University, draw with Cluj University (2-2) in the Superleague

The University of Craiova ended the confrontation with the University of Cluj in a draw, 2-2, in a match of the 25th stage of the football Superleague, writes Agerpres.

University of Craiova. Photo: The Truth Archive

Craiova University led 2-0 until the break, with goals from Lyes Houri (9th penalty), the first after Bogdan Vătăjelu's foul on Jovan Markovic, and the second after Roger's foul on Ștean Bairam.

The Cluj team came back in force after the break and reduced the difference after only 18 seconds, through Valentin Gheorghe (46), introduced at the break. The equalizer was achieved by Dan Nistor, former player of Cluj University.

Craiova had very good opportunities, through Markovic (11), Bancu (68) and Gjoko Zajkov (90+4), and Cluj missed good opportunities through Valentin Valentin Gheorghe (48, 61), Daniel Popa (48).

Universitatea Craiova has only one win in the last seven stages (three draws, three defeats), and in the last four home matches it has only obtained two points.

The Cluj players have only one point in the last three stages and only one victory in the last six rounds (one draw, four failures).

In the round, the score was between the two was equal, 1-1.

University of Craiova – FC University of Cluj 2-2 (2-0), Stadium “Ion Oblemenco” – Craiova

They scored: Lyes Houri (9 – penalty), Mihai Căpăţînă (45 – penalty), respectively Valentin Gheorghe (46), Dan Nistor (64 – penalty).

Referee: Radu Petrescu;

assistant referees: Mircea Mihail Grigoriu, Radu Adrian


fourth official: Andrei Antonie (all from Bucharest)

Video Referee: Rare George Vidican (Satu Mare);

video assistant referee: Vodă Alexandru (Alba Iulia – Alba)

Observers: Alexandru Deaconu (Bucharest) – CCA, Imilian Şerbănică (Bragadiru) – LPF