Trabzonspor upset the odds to beat Fenerbahce in the cup final; Saturn & Samara win in Russia; Shakhtar see off Dynamo to inch closer to the title

Trabzonspor 3 – Fenerbahce 1 (Turkish Cup final, May 5, 2010) After a goalless first half, league leaders Fener struck first in the cup final when Alex de Souza opened five minutes after the restart. Trabzonspor  forward Umut Bulut pulled the underdogs 12 minutes after before Engin Baytar scored the goal of the game with a solo stunner 10 minutes from time. Gustavo Colman wrapped up a surprise cup victory for Trabzonspor in injury time.


Lokomotiv Moscow 0 – Saturn 1 (Russia Premier League, May 5, 2010) A clinical finish from Saturn striker Dmitri Kirichenko six minutes into the second half broke the deadlock in the match with Lokomotiv.

Samara 1 – Alania Vladikavkaz 0 (Russia Premier League, May 5, 2010) Igor Strelkov’s 51st minute header earned the points for the hosts.

Dynamo Moscow 1 – Amkar Perm 1 (Russia Premier League, May 5, 2010)


Shakhtar Donetsk 1 – Dynamo Kiev 0 (Ukrainian Premier League, May 5, 2010) Ilsinho’s 15 minute goal put Shakhtar in complete control of the title race.