The second qualifying round for the UEFA Champions League commenced on Tuesday with ten games.
At Baku, Azerbaijan:
Richard Almeida scored twice (PK-10', 27') as Qarabag blanked visiting F19 Dudelange 2-0 in the opening match of their two-game series.
At Beersheba, Israel:
Maharan Radi converted the game-winning penalty kick in the 90th minute as Hapoel Be'er Sheva took the opening match of their series with FC Sheriff 3-2, although the Moldovan club remained very much alive heading into next week's return contest.
At Wals-Siezenheim, Austria:
Jonathan Soriano scored the game's lone goal in the 83rd minute of FC Red Bull Salzburg's series-opening 1-0 victory over visiting FC Liepaja.
At Skopje, Macedonia:
Marko Rog's goal in the 30th minute carried Dinamo Zagreb to a series-opening 2-1 road win over Vardar.
At Oswestry, England:
The New Saints and visiting APOEL FC battled to a series-opening 0-0 stalemate.
At Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina:
Matija Katanec's equalizer in the 57th minute enabled Zrinjski Mostar to salvage a series-opening 1-1 home draw with Legia Warsaw. Namanja Nikolic scored for the Polish club in the 49th minute.
At Tbilisi, Georgia:
Otar Kiteishvili (55') and Girogi Kvilitaia (PK-69') produced the goals that propelled Dinamo Tbilisi to a series-opening 2-0 home victory over Alashkert.
At Barysaw, Minsk:
Yury Kendysh (32') and Vitali Rodionov (68') produced the goals that carried FC BATE Borisov to a 2-0 series-opening home victory over SJK.
At Paola, Malta:
Aleksandar Katai (66') and Predrag Sikimic (75') each scored a goal in the final half hour as Red Star Belgrade knocked off Valletta 2-1 on the road in the opening match of their two-game series.
Lee Casiciaro scored the only goal of Lincoln Red Imps' series-opening 1-0 home triumph over Celtic in the 48th minute.