BATE scored an own goal to help Armenian side Alashkerta to get away unbeated in the 2nd qualification round of the Champions League (1-1). 11 thousand fans at Barysau Arena were very disappointed with the final result and the club’s performance in the second half. After the final whistle fans started shouting 'Leave!' to BATE's head coach Alyaksandr Yermakovich. At the post-match press conference, he said he understands fans’ feelings. and is not going to leave. Yermakovich declined to reveal what BATE CEO Anatol Kapski said to the players after the match.
The second leg will be played in Yerevan on July 18.