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Ludogorets defeats Roma in Europa League


Ludogorets PFC started their Europa League campaign with a victory. The Bulgarian football champion won 2:1 against Roma in a home game in Razgrad. Lodogorets fans applauded Roma’s head coach Jose Mourinho.

Lodogorets took the lead in the 72nd minute on a Cauly Oliveira goal.  Eldor Shomurodov (Roma) equalized in the 83rd minute. Gustavo Nonato scored the winning goal for Ludogorets in the 88th minute of the game.

Next week, Ludogorets is to play against Real Betis in Seville.

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