Football: Fenerbahce draw against Celtic in away match
Fenerbahce are unable to get a comeback in Glasgow but it gets a 2-2 draw
The Turkish team, Fenerbahce, snatched a draw against the Scottish club, Celtic, in the UEFA Europa League Group A match in Glasgow on Thursday.
Celtic took the lead in their home Celtic Park when Scottish forward Leigh Griffiths found the net in the 28th minute, 1-0. Scottish team doubled the gap four minutes later as Scottish midfielder Kris Commons scored, 2-0.
Visitors Fenerbahce's Brazilian striker Fernandao narrowed the gap near the end of the first half, 1-2. In the 48th minute of the second half, Fernandao equalized the level in Glasgow, 2-2.
Meanwhile, in the other match of Group A, Dutch club Ajax drew against Norway's Molde 1-1 in Norway.
- Results of Group A:
Celtic 2-2 Fenerbahce
Molde 1-1 Ajax
Having four points, Molde are leading the group. Ajax come in second as they have two points as well as Celtic.
Fenerbahce are in fourth spot with a point.Anadolu Agency website contains only a portion of the news stories offered to subscribers in the AA News Broadcasting System (HAS), and in summarized form. Please contact us for subscription options.