Europa League: AIK 2-0 Bala Town
Welsh Premier League side Bala Town suffered a narrow defeat by AIK in their Europa League first qualifying round first leg in Sweden.
Amin Affane gave AIK the lead before the half-hour mark but Bala could not force a reply before half time.
After the break, former Blackburn Rovers and Leicester City defender Nils-Eric Johansson made it 2-0.
Mike Hayes almost scored a valuable away goal late on but Patrik Carlgren saved before he was flagged offside.
The two sides will play the second leg at Rhyl's Belle Vue ground on Thursday, 7 July.
- 31GraviusSubstituted forJonsson Saletrosat 75'minutes
- 39AffaneSubstituted forBlombergat 69'minutes
- 36IsakSubstituted forAvdicat 82'minutes
- 19Yasin Ghani
- 29Jonsson Saletros
- 7ConnollySubstituted forJonesat 69'minutes
- 88BurkeSubstituted forCrowtherat 82'minutes
- 27ThompsonBooked at 53minsSubstituted forHayesat 56'minutes
- Kirill Levnikov