Sparta won the 303rd derby!
Sparta say goodbye to the league season by the best possible way. We won the 303rd derby on the Slavia pitch and the Key from Prague will return to Letná! The victory was decided by a great free kich by Hložek. Sparta won three of the four derby this season.
Sparta head coach Michal Horňák sent Martin Suchomel, Filip Souček and Adam Karabec to the starting line-up. Injured Čelůstka, Panák, Pavelka and the booked Højer could not start.
In the 16th minute came the first dangerous situation of the match. Samek in a good position in our box overshot
Four minutes later Wiesner in the box, his attempt was stopped by Mandous. Then Hložek shot but was blocked. The ball went through Čvančara to Hancko and his shot from the box line ended with a corner kick. Right after that, Hanci touched the ball tp Čvančara and he sent us to the lead in Eden!
In the 27th minute Karabec tried to shop Mandous, but he didn't lift the ball enough and Slavia goalkeeper caught it.
Sparta had several opportunities for a second goal in the first half. But instead of, Slavia equalized. After a corner Ševčík shot in the box and the ball ended near the right post.
So, 1-1 at the half-time.
The second half didn't offer anything interesting for a long time but in the 78th minute Wiesner was sent off after a second yellow card and Sparta played with ten men.
Five minutes later, Adam Hložek surprisingly took a free kick near the box. He performed a fantastic shot into the right corner of the goal and Mandous had no chance!
In the added time, Slavia player Plavšić was also sent off.
No more happened and Sparta won 2-1! So, big victory in the 303rd derby in the last league match of the season. Sparta defeated Slavia twice in the league and once in the MOL Cup this season.