FC Sarajevo won the Cup of BiH!
16.05.2019 at 08:44h
Yesterday, in Siroki Brijeg, a return match of the BiH Cup between FC Siroki Brijeg and FC Sarajevo was played. After the first match at Asim Ferhatović Hase Stadium, in which the Maroon team won 3-0, in the second match, the team of Široki Brijeg scored 1-0.
Regardless of the defeat in the second match,
after the match, FC Sarajevo has won a cup intended for the winner of the Cup for the 2018-2019 football season.
The first team of FC Sarajevo:
Kovačević, Hebibović (Šabanović), Halilović (Bekić), Mujakić, Lazić, Kurdić, Kapić (Šofranac), Tatar, Rahmanović, Velkoski, Ahmetović.
The start of the match was marked by the equal game of both teams, and the first chance for a score had Siroki Brijeg in the 19th minute when Enin hit the crossbar. Only four minutes later, Siroki Brijeg started to lead over Sarajevo after Bagaric came out alone before Kovačević and scored for 1-0.
Sarajevo had an excellent chance through Kurdic's shot in the 25th minute, but Bilobrk defended it.
By the end of the first half, there was no excitement, and the players went to the break with the result 1-0.
The second half started with the pressure of Siroki Brijeg, and Bagaric had a great position for scoring in the 49th minute, but Kovacevic defended his shot. In the 55th minute of the match, Ćorić took a good shot, but the shot was blocked by a crossbar.
In the 73th minute, Sarajevo was left with a player less, when Kurdic got the red card for a faul. Even though Siroki had a player more, Siroki Brijeg team could not seriously threaten the goal od FC Sarajevo. Finally, it is worth mentioning a great opportunity Tatar had in the 86th minute when he tried to lob Bilobrk, but the ball went over the goal.
This is the 6th title of the Cup od BiH for the Maroon team im total, and the previous titles were won in the football seasons: 1996-1997, 1997-1998, 2001-2002, 2004-2005, and 2013/2014.
In the next round of the Premier League,
FC Sarajevo is meeting FC Zvijezda 09, while FC Siroki Brijeg is playing against Radnik from Bijeljina.