The guests come to the advantage in the 9th minute. Ben Doherty reached the ball, bypassed Mehmed Ćosić and shot accurately from over 20 meters for 0:1.
Mostar had a good opportunity to equalize in the 14th minute, but after the action of Dženan Zajmović and Mehmed Ćosić, Nemanja Anđušić sent the ball over the goal from about 7 meters. Anđušic had a good attempt in the 16th minute when the goalkeeper of Coleraine intervened well.
Velež played very offensively, but the shots of Zajmović in the 27th minute and Samir Radovac in the 31st minute did not hit the goal.
After a shot of Ćosić, the ball hit the hand of a defender of the team from Northern Ireland and a penalty was awarded to Velež, who accurately was performed by Brandao De Souza in the 37th minute for 1:1.
Velež continued with the offensive game in the second half too, but after a few misses, the second goal was scored from the penalty spot in the 66th minute. After Edo Vehabović’s shot, Coleraine captain Lyndon Kane blocked the shot with his hand and received a red card. The penalty was once again successfully performed by Brandao for 2:1.
Until the end of the match, Mostar constantly attacked, but the result did not change.
Velež coach Feđa Dudić fielded the following players today: Slaviša Bogdanović, Mehmed Ćosić, Denis Zvonić (46th minute,Tarik Isić), Samir Zeljković, Slaviša Radović (82nd minute, Faris Zubanović), Dino Hasanović (46th minute, Omar Pršeš), Samir Radovac, Nemanja Anđušić (58th minute, Edo Vehabović), Brandao De Souza (76th minute, Dejan Georgijević), Haris Ovčina, Dženan Zajmović.
The rematch will be played at the Mourneview Park in Lurgan on 15th July at 21:00 h.