Erovnuli Liga first round match was held at Dinamo Arena, in which the champion hosted FC Samgurali. Dinamo started the match actively and had priority during the whole match although received goal on 30th minute. Sergo Kukhianidze kicked exactly. Simon Gbegnon had chance to equalize the score, but Samgurali’s goalkeeper repelled the ball on corner. Dinamo attacked in the second half as well. Zoran Marusic kicked but door log saved our rival. Maksime Kvilitaia also played well. On 71st minute Giorgi Gabedava scored after Luka Gagnidze’s pass. Our team attacked and Moistsrapishvili, Marisic and Gabedava had good moments, although the score hasn’t changed. Several minutes were left before the end of the match when referee sent off Giorgi Nemsadze. Dinamo will play the next match on March 5 in Kutaisi.
Dinamo 1-1 Samgurali
Goal: 0-1 Kukhianidze 30’ 1-1 Gabedava 71’
Booked: Kurdadze 39’ Sporkslede 84’ Gagnidze 87’
Dinamo: Kvaskhvadze, Khvadagiani, Gbegnon, Papava, Radin (Castro 66), Mekvabishvili (Mekvaboshvili 79), Sporkslede, Iashvili (Gagnidze 66), Kutsia (Kardava 57), Gabedava, Marusic
Samgurali: Kvilitaia, Asatiani, Patarkatsishvili, Mtchedlishvili, Ture (Bukhaidze 90+4), Kukhianidze, Poniava, Kirkitadze (Akhvlediani 76), Kalandarishvili (Kikabidze 76), Kurdadze, Lekvtadze (Chikhladze 68)
Referee: B. Ninua