Jurmala "Spartak" in the first semifinal against Belorussian felinological center "Daugavpils" achieved the minimal victory (1:0), with the same score, the team led by Belarusian Oleg Kubarev won the second leg today. The fate of the match was decided by a single goal scored midway through the second half, Eugene Groom.

This is the first Cup final of the country for the local team, which allowed her ahead of time to arrange the participation in the competition. Last year Spartak made a successful debut in the Europa League, knocking out in the first qualifying round of the Montenegrin "Buducnost" (3:1, 0:0), however, then gave way to the Serbian "Vojvodina" (0:3, 1:1).

The second finalist of the Cup of Latvia-2016 has become the current holder of the trophy — "Jelgava". Team Vitaly Astafyev lost in the first semi-final in his field "Ventspils", however today I managed to compensate for the failure of two goals on the road (at the beginning of the second half, scored Vadim Zhulev, and at the end of the hour the majority of guests were secured Gleb Klyushkin).

The 2-0 scoreline didn't change until the final whistle, and "Jelgava" for the third year in a row will play in the final of the national Cup. Moreover, Jelgava team has all the chances to make winning hat-trick in this tournament and repeat the achievements of the Riga "Skonto" (2000-2002) and "Ventspils" (2003-2005), who also has three wins in a row in the Cup of Latvia.

The Latvian Cup In 2016. 1/2 final (second leg):

"Spartak" (Jurmala) — Belorussian felinological center "Daugavpils" 1:0 (0:0)
Goal: Kazaak (70)
The first match— 1:0.

"Ventspils — Jelgava" 0:2 (0:0)
Goals: Zhulev (48), Klyushkin (60)
The first match— 1:0.