«Altyn Asyr» lost points in the capital derby with «Ashgabat»

Footballers of Altyn Asyr missed two points in the fight for the title of champion of Turkmenistan, having played a draw 0:0 today in the capital derby with Ashgabat.

This match, which took place at the Nisa Stadium, kicked off the 13th round of the Turkmenistan Football Championship among Premier League clubs today.

In the first round, these teams have already met each other, and then Altyn Asyr celebrated the victory – 2:0.

After today’s game, “Altyn Asyr” has 28 points. The leader of the standings “Ahal” has 32 points. At the same time, the team of the Main Department “Turkmennebitonumleri” played a match less. And this means that in case of victory in this round on the road over Merv, the players of Ahal can increase the gap from the undisputed champion of the last eight years, Altyn Asyr, to 7 points.

In other matches of the 13th round will play: “Nebitchi” – “Energetik”, “Kopetdag” – “Shagadam”.


Source: Turkmenistan: the Golden Age Online Newspaper