Metalurg Donetsk staged an impressive comeback to snatch a point from the jaws of defeat in their home match against Metalist Kharkiv in the Ukrainian Premier League on Sunday.
Metalurh Donetsk played host to Metalist Kharkiv in the Ukrainian Premier League on Sunday.
Metalist went into the match as the favourites near the top of the table, whilst Metalurh were on the cusp of the relegation zone.
Cleiton Xavier opened the scoring in style for Metalist in the seventh minute.
Xavier claimed his second of the match in the 10 minutes before half-time.
So Metalist led 2-0 at the break and they seemed to have the match sown up.
However Metalurh Donetsk looked like a different side in the second half and managed to pull a goal back through substitute Artem Baranovsky with just under twenty minutes remaining.
Deep into injury time Donetsk found the equaliser through Dramane Traore, who dramatically snatched a first point of the season for Metalurh Donetsk.
Metalurh grab dramatic draw in DonetskMonday, August 06 2012