Europa Fc made it difficult for themselves when they allowed Prishtina to score the equaliser early on in the second half to end with a 1-1 draw.
Europa had taken the lead in the first half through a penalty which was slotted in by Enrique Carreno.
Having taken the lead into the half time break Europa found themselves backtracking as Prishtina advanced their lines. After keeper Javi Munoz made a crucial block save Prishtina soon had a second opportunity with a free kick awarded by the edge of the box. A curled ball to the far post by Meriton Korenica put the scores level on the 50 minute mark.
The draw leaves Europa having to score in the second leg of their Europa League encounter with Prishtina in Kosovo and to look for a win away from home to secure passage to the next round.