No goals at Oriel as Dundalk fail to score against Cypriots

Dundalk will likely need to score in Cyprus if they're to progress to the third qualifying round of the Europa League.

Brian Gartland acknowledges the fans at Oriel Park, Picture: Laszlo Geczo / INPHO

Stephen Kenny's side played out a scoreless draw with AEK Larnaca at Oriel Park tonight.

That leaves the tie on a knife-edge ahead of next week's second leg.

Elsewhere, Sam Vokes scored a potentially crucial away goal as Burnley salvaged a 1-1 draw away to Aberdeen.

The other Scottish sides in action also both won tonight.

Steven Gerrard's Rangers were 1-0 winners away to Croatian side, Osijek.

While Hibs came from behind to beat Asteras Tripolis 3-2 at Easter Road.

- Digital Desk

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