Mehdi Carcela scores as Standard Liege crumble at Krasnodar

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The Belgian outfit were set for a win courtesy the Morocco international's early opener but for a late pair of strikes

Mehdi Carcela scored as Standard Liege were defeated 2-1 by Krasnodar in Thursday's Europa League tie.

Liege started brightly with Carcela giving them a lead courtesy his 19th-minute strike.

However, when it looked like they would leave Russia with a victory, late strikes from Magomed-Shapi Suleymanov and Wanderson turned their fortunes around.

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The goal was Carcela's fourth of the season and their loss to Murad Musayev’s men meant they remain unmoved in third place, with six points from four Group J games.

 

 

 

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