Sunday, April 26, 2009

Universitatea Craiova defeats Argeş Piteşti 1-0

Universitatea Craiova continued its pursuit of European football with a 1-0 victory over Argeş Piteşti. With the victory Nicolò Napoli's side squeezes above Steaua Bucureşti in the final Europa league spot.

After a tightly played match Jérémie N'Jock scored the winner with fourteen minutes remaining as from seven metres he headed-in Romanian international Dorel Stoica's free-kick from the left. Although having a quality chance to add to their margin late, the match concluded without further incident.

Universitatea Craiova returns to play next Sunday against Pandurii Târgu Jiu whilst the embattled Argeş Piteşti side face Vaslui.