Zorich Football Club drew one all with Malmo in Sweden on Sunday (November 4th) and now go through to the quarter finals of the European Cup Winners Cup.
Zorich Football Club drew one all with Malmo in Sweden on Sunday (November 4th) and now go through to the quarter finals of the European Cup Winners Cup. The two teams drew nil-all in the first leg in Switzerland and Zurich go through under the rule that away goals count double.
Malmo, went into the lead after eight minutes when Malmberg headed strongly into the net. Although Zurich pressed hard, the score at half time was still 1-0. Zurich continued to attack in the second half and in the 72nd minute katic headed in after a movement down the left wing. Although there was no further score, the one goal scored away from home was enough to take Zurich through to the next round.
Just under eleven-thousand people watched the match.
SYNOPSIS: Zurich Football Club from switzerland and the Swedish team, Malmo, met at Malmo on Sunday.
The match was to decide who would go through to the quarter finals of the European Cup Winners Cup. In the first leg, neither side scored.
In the eight minute Malmo. playing from right to left in the white shorts, took the lead when Malmberg headed in.
In the second half. Zurich playing from right to left pressed hard for the equalizer and built up some threatening attacks
Most of their attacking came down the left.
And in the seventy-second minute a long cross from the left wing looped over the defence and allowed the Zurich player, Katic, to head powerfully into the net. The score was now one all.
This was the final score. Although the result was a draw, it was enough to take Zurich through to next round. Their one goal counted double because it was scored away from home.
An exciting match was watched by just under eleven thousand people. Although Malmo were the eventual losers, they still gave a fine performance in front of their home crowd.