In the 21st round of Erovnuli Liga, Locomotive lost the match against Saburtalo with a big score. Tbilisi Derby, won by the host team 6:0, was held at Davit Petriashvili Arena.
While competing with Saburtalo, Giorgi Devdariani’s team had a problem regarding the personnel. Because of some reasons, Davit Samurkasovi, Irakli Komakhidze, Teimuraz Ghonghadze were not in service of the team.
In Locomotive squad the match was debut for Lasha Gvalia. 25 years old midfielder played without a substitution. This was a debut match for Mamuka Kobakhidze as well. He entered the field on 57th minute, substituting Aleksandre Andronikashvili.
Saburtalo predicted the final result of the match even in the debut. On 9th and 16th minute, Davit Volkov, a forward of the host team, netted 2 goals against Locomotive.
On 20th minute, a captain of Saburtalo, Giorgi Kharaishvili, scored one more goal. On 29th minute Davit Volkov performed hat trick. On 39th and 54th minutes, Revaz Tevdoradze’s gate was raided two more times, double scoring by Lasha Shindagoridze.
After the failure with Saburtalo, Giorgi Devdariani’s team takes the 4th position, possessing 30 points. Locomotive will have the next clash on August 11, against Torpedo Kutaisi, at Mikheil Meskhi spare stadium.
Locomotive: Tevdoradze, Chiteishvili, Andronikashvili (Kobakhidze 57), Khidesheli, Chanturia, Ubilava, Gvalia, Gorozia (Kavtaradze 46), Kiknadze (Diasamidze 32), Arveladze, Sikharulidze
Head Coach: Giorgi Devdariani
Referee: I. Kvirikashvili