Besiktas drew with Partizan Belgrade in the first leg of the UEFA Europa League qualifiers in the Serbian capital on Thursday.

At Partizan Stadium in Belgrade, Ricardo Gomes scored the first goal for the host team in the 14th minute.

The Black Eagles managed to equalize in the 15th minute thanks to Tolgay Arslan for the first half.

The second leg will be played next week at Istanbul’s Vodafone Park.