Legia Warsaw maintained their 100 per cent start to Europa League Group L with a battling 1-0 away win at Trabzonspor in Turkey.
Forward Michal Kucharczyk netted what proved to be the winner after 17 minutes with a neat finish to give Henning Berg's men a hard-earned victory and somehow held out to inflict only the second home European defeat for Trabzonspor in the last 10 games.
Trabzonspor - who beat Legia home and away in the group stages last season - had made a decent start, with a 20-yard effort...
Miroslav Radovic ensured Legia Warsaw got their Europa League campaign off to a winning start.
The Serbian winger scored the only goal in a 1-0 Group L victory at home to Lokeren.
It was the least Henning Berg's side deserved for a dominant performance that should really have resulted in a bigger winning margin.
That was surprising given Lokeren qualified for the group stages after a fine performance away to Hull, in which they got the away goal they needed to make it through.
Perhaps armed with that...
WARSAW, Poland -- Legia Warsaw say they have been fined 80,000 euros for fans displaying a banner criticising UEFA.
The Polish champions said in a short statement on their website that UEFA's disciplinary panel imposed the sanction after a hearing on Thursday.
Legia fans protested the club's disputed exit from the Champions League at a Europa League playoff against Aktobe of Kazakhstan last week.
The banner, surrounded by lit flares, showed a large pig imposed on a UEFA badge and the slogan "Because...
UEFA has charged Legia Warsaw over a banner criticising the Polish club's controversial exit from the Champions League.
Legia were eliminated from the Champions League third qualifying round for fielding a suspended player during the final minutes of a 6-1 aggregate win over Celtic.
UEFA awarded the Scottish side a 3-0 second-leg win that saw the Bhoys advance in Legia's place. Both UEFA and the Court of Arbitration for Sport denied Legia's appeals to be reinstated, but the latter is to consider...