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Corner taken right-footed by Senijad Ibricic from the right by-line, free kick awarded for a foul by Duje Cop on Diego Sebastian Saja. Diego Sebastian Saja takes the free kick.
The ball is delivered by Senijad Ibricic, Jurica Buljat fires in a goal from inside the penalty box high into the middle of the goal. Hajduk Split 1-3 AEK Athens.Assist on the goal came from Senijad Ibricic.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Senijad Ibricic on Grigoris Makos. The referee cautions Senijad Ibricic for unsporting behaviour. Traianos Dellas takes the indirect free kick.
Ismael Blanco produces a left-footed shot from deep inside the penalty box which goes wide of the left-hand upright.
Ismael Blanco gets on the score sheet with a goal from the edge of the penalty box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Hajduk Split 0-3 AEK Athens.Sanel Jahic provided the assist for the goal.
Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Senijad Ibricic, Traianos Dellas manages to make a clearance.
Senijad Ibricic fouled by Nikos Liberopoulos, the ref awards a free kick. Srdjan Andric takes the free kick. Nikos Liberopoulos leaves the field to be replaced by Ismael Blanco.
Pereira Leonardo joins the action as a substitute, replacing Ignacio Scocco.
Senijad Ibricic challenges Nikos Liberopoulos unfairly and gives away a free kick. Traianos Dellas takes the free kick.
Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Srdjan Andric from the left by-line, clearance made by Traianos Dellas.
Savvas Gentsoglou produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the area and misses to the left of the target.
Nathan Burns leaves the field to be replaced by Panagiotis Lagos.
Grigoris Makos concedes a free kick for a foul on Ivan Strinic. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Srdjan Andric.
Ivan Strinic gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Nathan Burns. Free kick taken by Traianos Dellas.
Handball by Goran Jozinovic. Nikos Liberopoulos produces a strike on goal direct from the free kick.
Anas Sharbini takes a inswinging corner.
The ball is swung over by Goran Jozinovic.
Corner taken by Ignacio Scocco. Kostas Manolas finds the back of the net with a headed goal from deep inside the penalty box. Hajduk Split 0-2 AEK Athens.Assist on the goal came from Ignacio Scocco.
Foul by Srdjan Andric on Papa Bouba Diop, free kick awarded. Traianos Dellas takes the direct free kick.
Srdjan Andric comes on in place of Marin Ljubicic.
Ivan Strinic produces a cross, Goran Jozinovic takes a shot. Save by Diego Sebastian Saja.
Ignacio Scocco sends in a cross.
Goran Jozinovic gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Sanel Jahic. Goran Jozinovic goes into the book for unsporting behaviour. Savvas Gentsoglou takes the direct free kick. (Hajduk Split) makes a substitution, with Duje Cop coming on for Marin Tomasov.
Penalty awarded for an unfair challenge on Nathan Burns by Mario Maloca. Penalty taken right-footed by Ignacio Scocco and scored. Hajduk Split 0-1 AEK Athens.
Inswinging corner taken by Marin Tomasov from the left by-line. Marin Ljubicic takes a shot. Blocked by Sanel Jahic.
Marin Ljubicic takes a shot. Blocked by Sanel Jahic.
Effort from inside the area by Savvas Gentsoglou misses to the left of the target. Booking for Savvas Gentsoglou.
The ball is crossed by Goran Jozinovic, Traianos Dellas makes a clearance.
Senijad Ibricic takes a shot. Papa Bouba Diop makes a clearance.
Sanel Jahic gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Marin Tomasov. Free kick taken by Mirko Oremus.
Centre by Anas Sharbini, Nikos Karabelas gets a block in.
Papa Bouba Diop fouled by Marin Ljubicic, the ref awards a free kick. Marin Ljubicic goes into the referee's book. Kostas Manolas takes the free kick.
Foul by Marin Tomasov on Papa Bouba Diop, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Traianos Dellas.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Papa Bouba Diop on Senijad Ibricic. Booking for Papa Bouba Diop for unsporting behaviour. Marin Tomasov takes the indirect free kick.
Jurica Buljat gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Nikos Liberopoulos. Ignacio Scocco has a direct shot on goal from the free kick, clearance by Jurica Buljat.
Nikos Liberopoulos fouled by Jurica Buljat, the ref awards a free kick. Ignacio Scocco has an effort direct from the free kick, clearance made by Jurica Buljat. Booking for Jurica Buljat.
Traianos Dellas fouled by Ante Vukusic, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Nikos Karabelas.
The ball is sent over by Goran Jozinovic.
Anas Sharbini takes a shot. Traianos Dellas gets a block in.
Marin Tomasov takes a shot. Save by Diego Sebastian Saja.
Effort on goal by Anas Sharbini from inside the box misses to the right of the target.
Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Senijad Ibricic, clearance by Traianos Dellas.
Corner taken by Ignacio Scocco, clearance by Mario Maloca.
Marin Tomasov takes a shot. Blocked by Kostas Manolas.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Ignacio Scocco, Jurica Buljat manages to make a clearance.
Short corner worked by Marin Tomasov.
Shot from deep inside the area by Nikos Liberopoulos clears the crossbar. Mario Maloca is shown a yellow card.
Effort on goal by Nikos Liberopoulos from deep inside the area goes harmlessly over the bar.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Marin Ljubicic on Papa Bouba Diop. Ignacio Scocco has a direct shot on goal from the free kick.
Sanel Jahic concedes a free kick for a foul on Ivan Strinic. Senijad Ibricic fires a strike on goal direct from the free kick, Papa Bouba Diop manages to make a clearance.
Marin Tomasov produces a right-footed shot from inside the area that clears the crossbar.
Anas Sharbini produces a left-footed shot from inside the area and hits the post.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Goran Jozinovic on Ignacio Scocco. Free kick crossed right-footed by Ignacio Scocco, clearance made by Jurica Buljat.
Ignacio Scocco produces a right-footed shot from inside the area that clears the bar.
The ref blows the whistle to begin the match.
The game restarts for the second half.
The referee blows for half time.
The referee blows for the end of the match.
Desire will be key, warns Hajduk boss
Hajduk Split coach Stanko Poklepovic expects the weather to play a big part in Wednesday's Europa League clash with AEK Athens.
Group F leaders Zenit St Petersburg, who boast a 100% record, have already qualified for the next round, but for the other three teams, separated by just one point, there is still everything to play for.
Hajduk lost 3-1 in Athens back in September, but with heavy rain again forecast in a country which has been hit by flooding in recent weeks, Poklepovic knows Wednesday's game is wide open.
"It will be difficult to play at the top level - the pitch and weather conditions won't really suit either us or them," he was quoted as saying on www.hajduk.hr.
"I think hunger for victory, passion and desire will be decisive, rather than good football.
"Our build-up has been calm, there's no euphoria, but don't doubt that the crowd will be our 12th player."
He believes the game will come down to the players holding their nerve.
He said: "We have some individuals who can make a difference and can be decisive, but I think it will be more a case of whoever makes fewer mistakes.
"There will be some changes in our team, but but I'm not saying who. I am optimistic because Zenit and Anderlecht are perceived as better teams than AEK."
AEK go into the match on the back of a morale-boosting win over table-topping Olympiacos in the Greek Super League, Ismael Blanco scoring the only goal in the last minute of the game.
The Athens side have suffered from inconsistency this season but the weekend's result gave real hope that Manolo Jiminez, who took over as coach in October, is starting to get the best out of his players.
A loss for either side would end their hopes of progression should Anderlecht spring a surprise against Zenit.
"I'm sure our players will do their best, we are interested only in victory, and we strive for it," added Poklepovic.
"AEK have to be respected, they've changed the coach, just like me, and are playing a different system.
"They will do everything possible to defeat us."
AEK sink Split
Second-half goals by Nacho Scocco, Kostantinos Manolas and Ismael Blanco guided AEK Athens to a 3-1 victory over Hajduk Split to leave the Greek side three points clear in second place in Group G of the Europa League.
Scocco put AEK ahead in the 50th minute with a penalty after a foul by Mario Maloca on Nathan Burns with Manolas doubling the lead a little more than 10 minutes later.
Blanco then rounded off the win when he slotted home with six minutes to go and although Jurica Buljat pulled one back in the final minute it was nothing more than a consolation for Hajduk who are bottom of the table with just one win.
Both sides were desperate for victory as Zenit St Petersburg continue to storm clear at the top of the group with a 100% record after five games and they came into the game with just one point separating them.
The hosts threatened first, a shot by Anas Sharbini hitting the post in the third minute.
Nikos Liberopoulos had AEK's first shot of note but his attempt went over the bar with clear-cut openings hard to come by in the opening stages.
Marin Tomasov's shot was blocked by Manolas and the same player had an effort gathered by AEK keeper Diego Sebastian Saja.
There was little attacking of note at the end of an increasingly scrappy first half but just five minutes after the break the visitors were ahead.
Maloca fouled Burns and the resulting spot-kick was sent into the bottom left-hand corner by Scocco.
The same player then turned provider in the 61st minute, his inswinging corner from the right was met by Manolas who headed home into the top-right corner of the goal to give the Greeks a commanding lead.
AEK then rounded off victory when Sahel Jahic passed from the right and Blanco sent home a right-footed shot into the bottom right of the goal.
The hosts pulled one back in the 90th minute when Buljat swept home from Senijad Ibricic's cross from the left but it was nothing more than a consolation.
The result leaves AEK three points clear of Anderlecht who were beaten by Zenit St Petersburg.
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