Montenegro and Poland fought out a tense
2-2 draw in a Group H World Cup qualifying game marked by two
red cards on Friday.
The visitors took an early lead from the penalty spot when
Robert Lewandowski was fouled in the fifth minute. Jakub
Blaszczykowski stepped up to score.
The Poles seemed disturbed after their goalkeeper Przemyslaw
Tyton was struck by a firecracker thrown from the crowd, with
more objects landing nearby.
Nikola Drincic and then, on the stroke of half-time, Mirko
Vucinic, gave the home side the lead, only for Poland to grab an
equaliser after Adrian Mierzejewski headed in Ludovic Obraniak's
free-kick in the 55th minute.
Tempers became frayed as the second half continued.
Referee Kristinn Jakobsson sent off Montenegro's Savo
Pavicevic in the 69th minute after he elbowed Borussia Dortmund
striker Robert Lewandowski.
Two minutes later Poland's Ludovic Obraniak saw red after he
pushed an opponent.
"This looked very similar to a war," said Poland's new coach
Waldemar Fornalik. "Because of this one point is even more
Borussia Dortmund's Mario Gotze ruled out of Champions League final against Bayern Munich
Malaga coach Manuel Pellegrini will leave the La Liga club at the end of the current season
Stoke City and manager Tony Pulis part company by mutual agreement after seven years
Andy Carroll pulls out of England's friendly internationals against Ireland and Brazil
Ten years on, the legends speak to FFT
Your questions answered by an A to Z of legends
He's here, he's there, he's...
The cost of Premier League away travel
Nike CR7 IX for you
FourFourTwo is brought to you by Haymarket Consumer Media & FourFourTwo is part of Haymarket Sport
| International Licensing | © Haymarket Media Group 2010