Granada completes another feat to go to the quarterfinals with Villarreal. The Nasrid team qualifies despite losing in Molde thanks to a goal from Soldado. Emery’s men beat Dinamo Kiev again with two goals from Gerard Moreno.
Manchester United eliminate Milan in the great tie of the day with a goal from Pogba. Tottenham let slip two goals ahead and are eliminated with a hat-trick from Oršić.
Unlike in the Champions League, in the second European competition the two remaining survivors of La Liga will be in the quarterfinals. The Granada completed another historical epic Europe despite falling in Molde, with a goal of Soldier assuaged suffering. The Villarreal , who has aspirations to the title, eliminated with solvency Dynamo Kiev with another win thanks to goals from Gerard Moreno.
The big surprise of the European night was the elimination of Tottenham of Mourinho and Bale, who had won 2-0 in the first leg in London and fell victim to Mislav Oršić, who scored the three goals for Dinamo Zagreb to overcome the tie in the extension.
In the great knockout round of 16, Manchester United eliminated Milan, despite the draw at one in the first leg and appearances by Ibrahimovic, with an away victory thanks to a goal from Paul Pogba moments after leaving the bench.
Gestation from Granada
Although they had a 2-0 lead in the first leg, Granada’s quarterfinal qualification in their first European appearance was destined to be colored by that heroism that characterizes Diego Martínez’s team . He lost the game, but completed the feat of being in the hype of the draw for the quarterfinals of the Europa League this Friday at 1:00 p.m.
In addition to the endless list of casualties and Vallejo’s own goal before half an hour, Granada suffered in a game with dramatic phases that goalkeeper Rui Silva solved with another great performance. But Soldado’s goal , on the way to the last quarter of an hour, cleared the way from Granada to a historic classification.
Villarreal, who had already won 0-2 in the first leg, again clearly beat Dinamo Kiev. He started winning early, at a quarter of an hour, with another goal from Gerard Moreno, who doubled before the break to certify the classification of Unai Emery’s men.
Roma also qualified with solvency, who again beat Shakhtar with a double from Borja Mayoral; and Ajax that clearly beat Young Boys with a 5-0 aggregate record.
In addition, in the quarterfinals hype will be Arsenal de Arteta, although they lost at home 0-1 to Olympiakos with a goal from former Granada player El Arabi. The one that did come back was the Slavia of Prague, which eliminated a Rangers who ended up defeated and with two sent off.