The third round of UEFA Champions League qualifying commenced on Tuesday with nine games.
At Zagreb, Croatia:
El Arabi Hillel Soudani (39') and Ante Coric (42') each scored a goal three minutes apart late in the first half as Dinamo Zagreb blanked visiting Dinamo Tbilisi 2-0 in game one of their two-match series.
At Plzen, Czech Republic:
Qarabag gained a series-opening 0-0 road stalemate with FC Viktoria Plzen.
At Barysaw, Belarus:
Mikhail Gordeichuk scored the only goal of FC BATE Borisov's series-opening 1-0 home victory over Dundalk FC in the 70th minute.
At Razgrad, Bulgaria:
Aleksandar Katai (48') and Guelor Kanga (66') each scored once as Red Star Belgrade gained a series-opening 2-2 road deadlock with Ludogorets Razgrad. Jonathan Cafu (43') and Claudiu Keseru (76') each delivered a goal for the Bulgarian club.
At Elbasan, Albania:
Jonathan Soriano's successfully-converted 70th-minute penalty kick lifted FC Red Bull Salzburg to a 1-0 series-opening road victory over Partizani Tirana.
At Amsterdam, Netherlands:
Kasper Dolberg's goal in the 58th minute enabled Ajax Amsterdam to salvage a series-opening 1-1 home draw with PAOK FC. Djalma Campos scored for the Greek club in the 27th minute.
At Prague, Czech Republic:
Nicolae Stanciu's goal in the 75th minute lifted Steaua Bucharest to a series-opening 1-1 road draw with Sparta Prague. Josef Sural scored in the 35th minute for the hosts.
At Lviv, Ukraine:
In a match played in Lviv due to ongoing war conditions in Eastern Ukraine, Bernard (27') and Yevhen Seleznyov (75') each scored once as Shakhtar Donetsk blanked visiting BSC Young Boys 2-0 in the opening contest of their series with the Swiss club.
At Rostov-on-Don, Russia:
Saeid Esatolahi (16') and Dmitry Poloz (PK-60') each scored once as FC Rostov salvaged a series-opening 2-2 home draw with RSC Anderlecht. Sofianne Hanni (3') and Youri Tielemans (52') each scored a goal for the Belgian club.