Capital "Altyn Asyr", which was at a training camp in Turkey, missed the first two rounds of the Championship of Turkmenistan in soccer. Today, on March 20, the wards of honored coach Yazguly Hodzhageldiev had a rescheduled first-round match against Mary "Merv" at the multi-purpose stadium "Ashgabat". The meeting ended in a confident victory for the "signalers" - 2: 0. The second unscheduled match against "Akhal" will be held on April 24.
Mikhail Titov opened the scoring in the 30th minute. Toward the end of the first half, Altymurad Annadurdyev doubled Altyn Asyr's advantage. After a penalty in the 54th minute, the capital team had the opportunity to bring the score to a blowout, but, coming up to the point, Annadurdyev missed his chance.
Thus, "Altyn Asyr" scored the first three points in the Higher League of Turkmenistan. Recall that in the last round, the "signalers" played a draw with "Shagadam" - 1:1.
After three rounds played, the standings are solely headed by "Kopetdag" with seven points. The line below is located "Akhal", which has six points. The top three is followed by Altyn Asyr (4 points).
It should be noted that yesterday, in the Youth Championship of Turkmenistan doubles teams "Altyn Asyr" and "Merv" also met. The capital club won a victory with a score of 3 : 1.