Ludogorets achieved a dramatic win against Lokomotiv. The champions now have a serious point advantage in the overall rating. Gomis scored his own goal in the 90th minute after Tekpetey tried to score.
Lokomotiv remained in their half at first, but Ludogorets was able to pick up the pace and take over the second half. Tekpetey was fouled and Sotiriou kicked the ball from the penalty point. The ball hit the woodwork.
The home team received the right to a second penalty kick, but VAR showed it needed to be canceled. After Gomis scored his own goal, Paskalev received a second yellow card after a feud with Marin.
LUDOGORETS – LOKOMOTIV (PLOVDIV) 1:0
1:0 Gomis (90') – own goal
LUDOGORETS: Kahlina, Cicinho, Pinas, Goncalves, Despodov (67 – Tchibota), Sotiriou (67 – Marin), Show (92 – Badji), Verdon, Plastun, Tekpetey (92 – Ikoko), Yankov (73 – Manu)
LOKOMOTIV (PLOVDIV): Raider, Ruan, Paskalev, Gomis, Petrovic, Umarbaev (63 – Yanchev), Tomasevic (79 – Sno), Karageren, Salinas (73 – Angelov), Iliev, Minchev
Yellow cards: Marin, Tchibota (Ludogorets); Minchev, Gomis, Paskalev, (Lokomotiv).
Red card: Paskalev, (Lokomotiv).