Lechia Gdańsk with victory against Ruch Chorzów
After the cup match against Puszcza Niepolomice White-Greens returned to the league competition, and coach Peter Nowak returned to an almost identical squad, which gave his team won 2: 1 against Lech Poznan in the previous round. With one exception. Sławomir Peszko returned to starting eleven and his comeback was extremely successful. In the fifth minute Peszko headed with the ball in front of Ruch’s defenders passed them in a spectacular slalom. Finally he decided to shot from outside the box. His shot was so powerful and precise that the ball fluttered in Chorzów net.
Moments later, Lechia took advantage of errors made by defenders Movement and scored the second goal. After Jakub Wawrzyniak crossing Flavio Paixao placed the ball in the net after precise header.
In the 34th minute Ruch scored after Rafał Groodzicki penalty, which was given after a foul on Martin Konczkowski.
In the second part of the meeting both teams tried to score, but Marco Paixao and Rafał Wolski from Lechia and Patryk Lips from Ruch were in their situation unsuccessful
Lechia Gdańsk - Ruch Chorzów 2:1 (2:1)
Goals: Peszko (5.), F. Paixao (13.) - Grodzicki (34. karny)
Yellow cards: Nunes - Konczkowski, Grodzicki
Lechia: Milinković-Savić - Wojtkowiak, Nunes, Maloca, Wawrzyniak (54. Janicki) - F. Paixao, Sławczew, Krasić, Wolski (72. Chrapek), Peszko (77. Haraslin) - M. Paixao
Ruch: Lech - Konczkowski, Grodzicki, Cichocki, Oleksy - Mazek, Surma, Urbańczyk (78. Bargiel), Lipski (64. Nowak), Ćwielong - Visnakovs (46. Niezgoda)