Crusaders face a near impossible task to qualify for the Champions League 2nd Round Qualifiers after falling to a 7-0 defeat by Ludogorets in Razgrad this evening in the 1st Round 1st Leg.
Crusaders defended with their lives but on 25 minutes the deadlock was broken when Ludogorets made the break tthrough whennMarcelinho turned in the bix to score. Crusaders stucknat it but 5 minutes before halftime it was 2-0 when the unfortunate Rodney Brown scored an OG 5 minutes before half time.
The second half did not get any better when Keseru made it 3-0 before Marcelinho got his second on 66 minutes leaving it 4-0. Sub Swierczok then scored a hat trick in 7 minutes although some defensive lapses by Crusaders aided him and by the end of the game the story told in the scoreline and we had been beaten by a quality side.