CSKA could not pass to the knockout stages of the Champions League

CSKA Moscow failed to make it to the playoffs of the Champions League, losing in the decisive match “Manchester United”. The score is now 2:1 in favor of the English team.


To the final round CSKA had a chance to play in the spring League Champions, for by this it was necessary to score more points with Manchester United than Basel with a match against Benfica. Considered another option: the victory over the British with a score of 3-0, despite the fact that Manchester United at home, no less dozens of games in a row.

First came forward it was “soldiers” when the gate flew the ball from Alan Dzagoev. At the break the team went with the score 1-0 in favor of CSKA, but in the second segment of the meeting Manchester United scored two goals and buried all hopes of Muscovites to participate in the Champions League in the spring of 2018.

Thus CSKA Moscow joined Zenit in the Europa League, which qualified from their group. Tomorrow the same problem will be solve “the locomotive” which in last round will play with “Zlin” from the Czech Republic.