David Šmajc breaks the ice in Istanbul and scores a harsh penalty in the third minute: the Turks bring big Bayern to its knees
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It is true that this week Slovenia will be represented at international venues by the two main referees Slavko Vinčić and Rade Obrenović, but David Šmajc broke the ice, officiating in Istanbul at the 3. round of the youth competition of the Champions League between Galatasaray
and Bayern Munich. He was assisted by Aleksandar Kasapovič and Tomaž Černe as his assistants and Turk Can Cengiz as the fourth official.
David Šmajc had a bit of work to do right away, as hepointed to the white dot in the third minute after a foul in the away penalty area.. Guards of the former Turkish national team player Hakana Balte took advantage of the opportunity and quickly took the lead. V 25. The hosts increased their lead in the final minute, before Munich managed to score three minutes later, but were unable to hold on for the rest of the match. The Turks won 2:1.
David Šmajc showed a total of six yellow cards, three on each side.
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