The image of the season. Coach Bogdan Andone cried on his knees after the victory that dynamited the relegation fight

FC Botoșani achieved its first success after 7 matches, on Saturday, in the 2nd stage of the play-out: 2-1 in the Moldovan derby, with Poli Iasi. To top it off, the last success of Bogdan Andone's team was also against the same team and with the same score.

The victory of the Botosani, seen by many as certain victims this season, dynamizes the fight to avoid relegation. The Moldovans entered the Superliga play-out from the last place and, with the victory against Poli Iași, they reached 14 points, having one behind Dinamo, two against FCU Craiova, and three up to Voluntari and get out I mean, anything is possible in the future. In the next round, Bogdan Andone's team travels to Arad, for the duel with UTA, a match that will be played without spectators.

Bogdan Andone gave rein to his emotions after the success against Poli Iași. OrangeSport capture

The Moldova derby was full of drama. The hosts turned the result around in the second half, through the successes of Dican and Lopez, making the coach Bogdan Andone free immediately after the final whistle of the referee Viorel Flueran. Released from the tension, FC Botoșani's technician knelt down and cried, offering one of the memorable images from the Superliga. Congratulations followed with the players and his staff, but also a tour of the stadium, to the cheers of over 3,000 spectators.

Leo Grozavu, dismissed from Poli Iasi

On the other side, a few hours after the end of the game, the people of Iași announced that Leo Grozavu is no longer the coach of the team. The failure with Botoșani was not digested by the club bosses, who gave up on the technician. Until a new coach is appointed, second coach Mugurel Cornățeanu, who has a PRO license, will be in charge of the training of the Polytechnic.