The defeat of «Spartacus» brought Portugal to Russia in the UEFA rankings
Following last week’s European Cup in Portugal reduced the gap from Russia in the UEFA coefficients table. In the updated version of the rating of the Portuguese clubs approached the sixth line, where Russia is going, by 0.3 points.
On the eve of the Moscow «Spartak» on departure has lost to Portuguese Braga in the match of the playoffs of qualification of League of Europe. The meeting ended with the defeat of the Russian team with the score 0:1.
On Wednesday, the defeat in the European Cup suffered another Russian team — «Krasnodar» with the account 0:4 has conceded in the away Greek Olympiacos in the knockout stage of the Champions League.
Portuguese «Vitoria», the second club representing Portugal in the European Cup selection on Thursday played a goalless draw with FC Steaua bucurești in the Europa League.
Second leg in the qualification evrokubka Russian teams will play next week. «Krasnodar» in his field on August 27 will play in the Champions League with Olympiakos and Spartak on August 29 will hold a home match against Braga.