KuPS will play a place in the group stage of the Europa League. In front of the dream is CFR Cluj, the Romanian champion from the last three seasons.

Cluj immediately put KuPS on the defensive and hit at five minutes. Mario rondon nikkasi Ciprian Deacin served from the corner served 1-0 hits.

KuPS have attacked moderately strongly on challenging, wet grass. The tastiest situation was Bismark Adjei-Boatengilla, but the bomb whipped a little past the lower right corner.

Cluj hit a second time at the end of the opening period. Alexandru Paun centered, and Gabriel Debeljuh put in front of the goal.

The match started at 18.30.

Iltalehti follows the progress of the match in this story.

“Big game”

KuPS has cleared Slovan Bratislava and Suduva from the front, both with their home lawns. Now the victory should be sought from the difficult guest grass.

– The match is a new challenge for us, KuPS coach Arne Erlandsen commented on his club’s website.

– Cluj is a very good and experienced team that plays in Europe every year.

Cluj has appeared in the group stage of the Champions League three times and in the group stage of the Europa League twice on the side of this millennium.

Big money

The place in the block phase will bring about three million euros (last season 2.92 million). In addition to the points, the good group stage results release euros: 570,000 from the win and 190,000 from the draw.

The dropped team gets comfort for 300,000 euros.

KuPS has already earned about 800,000 euros from its euro leg before the visit to Romania.