Rosenborg stepped on the pitch with the adventage of one away goal in the last week's match in Sweden. Norwegian titleholders Rosenborg were eager to secure the advantage by scoring in front of its enthusiastic spectators in Trondheim. As a result, Rosenborg was the side controlling the game, but AIK were aggressive in defense and could resist against the Norwegian giant. In the first half, there were few attempts of Rosenborg, but no major goal chance was seized by either sides.
Second half was a different story. Rosenborg pressure from the start paid back and the goal having put Rosenborg ahead came after nine minutes.Rade Prica sent the ball left down of the AIK's keeper smoothly.
The second goal came from a free kick organization. Vadim Demidov went for Trond Olsen's high ball and sent the ball into the net in 63rd minute: 2-0. The closing goal of the evening came after 75 minutes. Mikael Lustig went into the edge of the 16-meter and kicked the ball beautifully into the opposite corner.
When the referee blew his whistle, the Rosenborg players rushed to the center field and celebrated the righteous victory taking them to play-offs.
Rosenborg BK – AIK 3-0
Overall: 4-0 (First Match 0-1)
Champions League Qualifying
2. round, match 2
14 709 spectators
1-0 Rade Prica 54 '
2-0 Vadim Demidov 63 '
3-0 Mikael Lustig 75 '
Nils-Eric Johansson 43 '
Mikael Lustig – Kris Stadsgaard – Vadim Demidov – Micke Dorsin
Mark Henriksen – Anthony Annan – Steffen Iversen (Strand 74 ') – Per Ciljan Skjelbred
Morten Moldskred (Olsen 55 ') – Rade Prica (Bakenga 82')
Ivan Turina, Walid Atta, Per Karlsson, Robert Åhman-Persson (Lundberg 69 '), Nils-Eric Johansson, Helgi Valur Danielsson, Daniel Ström lake, Kenny Pavey, Dulee Johnson, Mohammed Bangura, Goran Ljubojevic (Flávio 59').
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AIK Fined for Crowd disturbances
The UEFA Control and Disciplinary Body has announced that they handed down a €15,000 fine to Swedish club AIK for the improper conduct of their supporters during the visit of Rosenborg BK on 28 July. During the match in Sweden AIK supporters had thrown missiles and the showed improper treatments towards Rosenborg fans and Swedish police.
Victory Brough Popularity to Rosenborg on Facebook
After the successful games of Rosenborg, many people joined in Rosenborg's fan page on Facebook. The number of Rosenborg fans reached to 80 000 with the victory against AIK. – This is simply an amazing number that makes us to believe that the “unattainable goal of 100 000 is actually achievable, “said media manager RBK Nils Heldal.