Leaders CFR Cluj won with a final goal in the third minute of extra time giving them a 3-2 victory in Monday’s match against Universitatea Craiova.
Cluj managed to win despite playing with only ten players after Hugo
Alcantara was sent off with a red card in the 37th minute.
Craiova seemed to have the match in the bag as half time finished with
them 2-0 up with goals from Alexandru Piturca in minute 12 and Mihai
Costea in minute 21.
But CFR Cluj came out fighting in the 2nd
half with goals from Lacina Traore (minute 63), Cristi Bud (minute 84)
and then Rocardo Cadu (minute 93) with a penalty strike.
Cluj has now secured another step towards winning the local
championship, having 63 points, four more than FC Timisoara, with 59.