Galatasaray took advantage of the reception of Lokomotiv Moscow to win (3-0) and took the leading group D. Schalke 04 and Porto were left on a logical draw (1-1).
Galatasaray took the lead in Group D with his win over Lokomotiv (3-0). Impressive last season, the unknown Cape Verdean Garry Mendes Rodrigues opened the score with a shot at the entrance to the surface (9th). Organized in a 5-4-1 defensive, the Moscow club gave a shot in the first frame but it was fatal … In the second period Derdiyok placed the Turks in the shelter, d an excellent direct free kick. Akbaba failed on a header from close range, in the 70th when Mendes Rogrigues was placed on a shot (76th). At the end of the game, Akbaba got a penalty kick, converted by Inan. This is the biggest victory of Galatasaray in C1 since 1999. Only drawback: the expulsion of Badou N & # 39; Diaye.
Galatasaray leads Schalke 04, who gives up the draw against Porto (1-1). Organized in 3-4-3, the Germans suffered, including Naldo with a penalty. But Fahrmann was in a big night: he pushed back the shot Telles (13th) and then won for Felipe (47th). On the 64th Herrera lost an attacking ball and developed against German. Surprising holder, the young American international McKennie then served Embolo for the opening of the local score. The referee then helped the dragons a bit, giving them a generous penalty for a foul on Marega. Otavio did not shake and let the Portuguese take a good point in Gelsenkirchen.