In frameworks of preparation to the second part of the season Ararat met Urartu in a friendly fixture.
There were no goals scored in the first half, though both teams had good chances for scoring a goal. The beginning of the second half was for "Urartu". In the 47th minute, the hosts opened the score by efforts of Yevgeny Kobzar. Ararat equalizer was scored just after 10 minutes. A free-kick cross by Edgar Malakyan was finished by young defender Yuri Maghakyan's header. There were no more goals after.
Vardan Beach lined two different squads for each 45 minutes.
First half – 45․ Vsevolod Yermakov 5․ Hrayr Mkoyan, 29․ Marko Prljevic, 22․ Artur Danielyan 8․ Zhirayr Margaryan 11․ Davit Manoyan 27․ David Khurtsidze 77․ Grigor Muradyan 7․ Aghvan Papikyan 70. Uros Nenadovic 16․ Dimitrije Pobulic
Second half – 33․ Grigor Meliksetyan (1․ Poghos Ayvazyan) 23․ Ivan Spychka 4․ Yuri Magakyan․ 44. Juan Bravo 2․ Christian Jimenez 17. Artak Yedigaryan 19․ Karen Muradyan 80․ Seroj Titizian 18․ Edgar Malakyan 10․ Zaven Badoyan 98․ Mory Kone