CSKA – OL: Lyon in driver's seat after vital road in win Moscow
Published on 08 March 2018 at 5:40 PM
Marcelo's 68th-minute header was the difference at a frigid VEB Arena, where the Olympians braved sub-zero temperatures and a stubborn CSKA side Thursday night to eek out a 1-0 victory in their Round-of-16 Europa League opener. Their home supporters and a one-goal cushion await them in next week's return leg.
Thursday, March 8 2018
Your moment of the match
FULL TIME: A solid result for #TeamOL, who take a 1-0 decision on the road ahead of next week's return leg at Groupama Stadium! @MarceloGuedes02 was our goalscorer tonight! ????????????#CSKAOL 0-1 pic.twitter.com/qMuKvYy6a7— OL English (@OL_English) 8 mars 2018
Halftime at VEB Arena ! (0-0)
Our Starting XI
Less than optimal pitch conditions
We've arrived !
Kickoff is approaching quickly!
A pre-match stroll
Wednesday, March 7 2018
Bruno Genesio and Anthony Lopes pre-match press conference
VEB Arena is ready!
CSKA with key absences
Head coach Viktor Goncharenko will have to make due without a pair of injured starting defenders: Mario Fernandes, who had not missed a single European fixture this season, and Viktor Vasin. The experienced Vasili Berezutski (35) is suspended. Aleksandr Golovin returns after suspension.