Matcharashvili create history with debut UEFA Europa League victory
Levan Matcharashvili was the hero for Lithuanian Cup holders FC Stumbras to earn Mariano Barreto’s men a 1:0 victory in their first ever UEFA Europa League game. FC Stumbras won 1:0 against famous Apollon Limassol from Cyprus in the first qualifying round first leg match.
Stumbras Kaunas have agreed a deal to sign Cova Piedade forward Yuhao Liu on loan for the rest of the season. He will be the only Chinese player this year participating in UEFA Europa League competition.
Stumbras player Kgaogelo Sekgota not only became the best Young player of the month in Lithuanian football A league but also were elected to the team of the month for the first time in his professional career.