Yesterday two capital clubs "Bunyodkor" and "Locomotive" held return matches within group stage of the AFC Champions League.
"Bunyodkor" was defeated by the Saudi "Al-Nasr" at home with minimum score of 0:1. Modibo Maïga Arab, Malian footballer of the Arab team, has put in the back of the net. The former player of the English "West Ham" outplayed several guards having taken a free kick and hit the near corner of the keeper Murad Zukhurov.
The first game of the teams, which took place on February 23, ended in a draw with 3:3 score. After the defeat "Bunyodkor" continues to occupy third place in Group B, dropping behind the leader by three points.
"Locomotive" has again avoided defeat of "Al-Ittikhad" of Saudi Arabia. "Locomotive" repeated the same result in away game as it was at home. There was also draw with 1:1 score in the second game.
At the 14th minute of the first half Muntari slot his team ahead, and substitute Timurkhodzha Abdukhalikov leveled the match with penalty at 80th minute. In the first game, held in Tashkent, the Saudis also took the lead, but the hosts managed to win back near the end of the game. After two days "Locomotive" is gathering two points and is in third place in Group A. "Al-Nasr" (UAE), gathering three points, is the leader in the quartet.