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There was more at stake in the match and we deserved more
MARIBOR - OLIMPIJA 2-3 (1-1)
Foto: Drago Wernig
19.5.2018 Maribor. Stadium Ljudski vrt. Slovenian League, round 34. Attendance: 12.166. Referee: Damir Skomina (Koper). Assistant referees: Matej Žunič (Kranj) and Robert Vukan (Apače). Fourth official: Matej Jug (Tolmin). Additional assistant referees: Andrej Žnidaršič (Kranj) and Roberto Ponis (Koper). Match Delegate: Janko Turk (Lovrenc na Dravskem polju).

NK MARIBOR: Handanović, Milec, Ivković, Šuler, Viler, Dervišević, Pihler (88' Vrhovec), Kramarič (71' Mešanović), Hotić (78' Mlakar), Zahović, Tavares. Substitutes: Cotman, Rajčević, Vrhovec, Ahmedi, Vršič, Mešanović, Mlakar. Coach: Darko Milanič.

NK OLIMPIJA LJUBLJANA: Ivačič, Apau, Ilić (64' Savić), Uremović, Štiglec, Miškić, Čanađija, Tomić, Davidson (58' Vombergar), Kronaveter (90' Zafirović), Issah. Substitutes: Vodišek, Zarifović, Kapun, Savić, Alves, Vombergar, Benko. Coach: Igor Biščan.

Goal scorers: 0-1 Čanađija (3), 1-1 Zahović (12), 2-1 Zahović (52), 2-2 Kronaveter (74, penalty), 2-3 Vombergar (90).

Yellow cards: Štiglec (27), Pihler (49), Čanađija (51), Viler (60), Šuler (61), Vombergar (63), Handanović (73), Zahović (76)

It was a derby in its real meaning but, unfortunately, it did not work out according to our plans. After a series of opportunities missed by our players, Olimpija scored a winning goal in a dramatic match ending.