The new Romanian sensation strikes again! Nicolae Stanciu had a great night in Bucharest on National Arena where Steaua met Sparta Prague for a place in the Play-Off. After 1-1 in Prague, Steaua were favorites in the second leg.
Stanciu scored for the first time after 31 minutes with a great execution from 25 meters. Steaua missed a good opportunity to make 2-0 but Hamroun sent too hight from 8 meters. After the break, Brabec from Sparta has been sent off due to a second yellow card. Stanciu scored his second goal in the 62nd minute when Steaua’s number 10 sent a ball without hopes for Bilik.
FC Steaua Bucharest: Nita – Enache, Tamas, Tosca, Momcilovici – Pintilii (C), Achim (Muniru – 64′) – Popa, Stanciu (Aganovic – 81′), Hamroun – Golubovici (Tudorie – 88′)
Subs: Cojocaru – Simion, Tudorie, Sulley Muniru, Valceanu, Aganovici, D. Popescu
AC Sparta Prague: Bicik – Barbec, Costa, Kadlek – Vacha – Zahustel, Frydek, Dockal, Konate – Sural (Julis – 63′), Lafata (Marecek – 83′)
Subs: Koubek, Mazuch, Fatai, Marecek, Cermak, Pulkrab, Julis