“Rostov” beat “Khimki” and climbed to second place in the RPL table
Rostov football players beat the Khimki club near Moscow in the match of the 20th round of the Russian Premier League (RPL). The meeting took place on Sunday, March 19, in Khimki.
The game ended with the score 1:0. On the 18th minute, the first and only goal against the opponent’s goal from the penalty spot was scored by Maxim Osipenko, writes RIA Novosti – Sport.
From the 29th minute, Khimki played in the minority. Janiou Bikel has received a red card.
“Rostov” with 41 points after 20 matches, thanks to the third victory in a row, climbed to second place in the RPL standings. The team is one point ahead of the Moscow “Spartak”. On the first place in the table is “Zenith”.
“Khimki” scored 13 points after 20 games. The suburban club is in 15th place.
Players “Rostov” next time will play with the Moscow “Torpedo”. “Khimki” will meet with “Krasnodar”. Both games will take place on April 2.