Ilirija once again announces the battle for the top spots in the Cadet League: the Ljubljana players survived Domžale’s late wake-up call and celebrated
Two matches were played in Zgornji Šiškain Ljubljana on Tuesday, in the U15 and U17 leagues Ilirija and Domžale. The first match was won by the visitors and the second by the home team, both ending 3:2.
In the U15 league, the squad of local coach Roko Golob, who returned to Ilirija after a short absence, although he also had an offer on the table. Olimpija, was already 0:2 down, but came back alive in the second half. Liam Matoh Horvat and Fabian Lungu (eleven-metre penalty) managed to cancel out the first-half advantage of Anže Zabukovec and Mark Jovanović.
Nevertheless, the victory went to Domžale, which was secured 15 minutes before the end by David Jereb, the top scorer of the yellow family and the fourth most efficient player in the league, who scored his 11th goal of the season. Domžale are third in the standings, ahead of Mura, while Ilirija drop to seventh.
In the Cadet League, Ilirija was already 3-0 up, then conceded and threatened the victory, but won in the end. Denis Videnović (14, 41) and Nik Belovič (34) scored for Domžale in the first half, while Faris Dževahirić and Maj Pirc were also accurate in the second half.
Ilirija is in fifth place in the Cadet League standings, just three points behind the leader Brav with one game less. Domžale is in ninth place.
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