Two goals for Maroon Club not enough for victory in Mostar
13.05.2017 at 23:20h
First team of Sarajevo was defeated on today’s match in 8th round of playoff for championship of Bosnia and Herzegovina. Team lead by Mehmed Janjoš played good game in Mostar on guests’ field but they didn’t achieve the goal to win the match. The final result on the stadium “Pod Bijelim Brijegom” was 3:2 for Zrinjski and goal scorers for Sarajevo were Nermin Crnkić and Elvis Sarić.
The first half of the match didn’t bring some excitement on the filed on both sides. Our players were asking for penalty in 19th minute of the match, because Katanec played with the hand after throw in from Crnkić but the referees whistle didn’t make any sound. But our manager Mehmed Janjoš was removed from the bench by the referee Mujić.
In 33rd minute of the match the host team scores. Our players lost the ball in the middle of the field, Bilbija passes to Mešanović who scores the goal. Our players started to play more offensive. Almir Bekić tried from the distance to shoot but the goalkeeper Pirić with a lot of work stoped the shot and throws the ball into the corner. In 41st minute Sarajevo draws the result. Ahmetović after a good action of our team passes to Crnkić who scores. After a corner Ivetić with the header tries but without any change.
Our players opened well the second part of the match but in the first chance Zrinjski scores. Stojkić passes the middle of the field, came into penalty area and with a nice shoot scores for his team. After a few minutes Sarajevo draws again. Great goal from the frame of penalty area scores Elvis Sarić and Kadušić was assistance.
Ten minutes later, new goal. Tomić from a second attempt scores for lead. Till the end of the match Sarajevo had a filed initiative but chances were missing, so our players despite good and fighting game on today’s match lost for 4th time in this season.
In the next round Sarajevo Football Club is hosting Željezničar. The match is schedule for Saturday, May 20, 2017 in 17h. Before that Maroon club will be guest in Široki Brijeg were they will play the returning match of final for Cup of Bosnia and Herzegovina, which will be played on Wednesday, May 17, 2017 in 20h on stadium “Pecara”.
HŠK Zrinjski 3:2 FK Sarajevo
Stadium “Pod Bijelim Brijegom” in Mostar, attendance: 3.000, referee: Elvis Mujić, yellow cards: Jamak, Tomić, Filipović (HŠK Zrinjski), Almir Bekić, Hodžić, Crnkić (FK Sarajevo), goals: Mešanović 33’, Stojkić 47’, Tomić 67’ (HŠK Zrinjski), Crnkić 41’, Sarić 50’ (FK Sarajevo).
HŠK Zrinjski: Pirić, Barić (from 46. minute Jamak), Stojkić, Jakovljević, Katanec, Tomić, Petrak, Bilbija (from 90. minute Kajkut), Jović (from 63. minute Kukoč), Filipović, Mešanović. Manager: Blaž Slišković.
FK Sarajevo: Pavlović, Kadušić, Novaković, Kovačević, Almir Bekić, Radovac (from 75. minute Rustemović), Ivetić (from 79. minute Amer Bekić), Sarić, Crnkić, Hebibović (from 62. minute Hodžić), Ahmetović. Manager: Mehmed Janjoš.