Kazakhstani club “Kairat” proved to be stronger than “Crvena Zvezda” in the first match of the 2nd qualifying round of the Champions League. The meeting took place in Kazakhstan the day before.
Kairat defeated the Serbian champions with a score of 2: 1. As part of the home team, José Kante and Frank Bagnac distinguished themselves with effective strikes. The Serbs closed the gap “thanks” to Dino Mikanovic’s own goal. It should be added that ex-striker of Moscow CSKA Wagner Love played the whole match on the field with Kairat.
The return leg will take place on July 28 in Belgrade.
Kairat – Red Star Belgrade 2: 1 (1: 0)
Goals: Kante, 24 (1: 0); Mikanovic, 56 (1: 1, own goal); Bagnac, 79 (2: 1).