Capital "Altyn Asyr" before the start of the new season of Turkmenistan Championship and the upcoming AFC Cup (the second most important club tournament in Asia) went to a training camp in Turkey. Today, on March 2, the team played a friendly match against Akron from Togliatti. The meeting, which ended less than an hour ago (21:30 Ashgabat time), ended in a draw, 2-2.
Begenchmurad Muradov opened the scoring as early as the fourth minute. Three minutes later, the Turkmen striker made a double, consolidating the advantage of Altyn Asyr. On 14 minutes, Maxim Malakhovsky cut Akron's lead to two, and in the final minute of regular time Aznaur Gerugov restored the balance, making the score 2-2.
"Akron" is a Russian soccer club from Togliatti, founded in 2018. It plays in the third strongest division of Russia.
Note that during the training camp "Altyn Asyr" has already held a match against Slovak "Spartak Miava". The confrontation ended in a draw 1 : 1. Ahead, the Ashgabat team is scheduled to meet with the Belarusian Rukh.