Roma secured a place in the 1/8 finals of the Europa League. «Wolves» defeated Villarreal 4:0. Three goals in gate of the former goalkeeper of Atletico Madrid Sergio Asenjo scored a second-half Edin Dzeko.
Villarreal: Sergio Asenjo, Jaume, Mario Gaspar, Victor Ruiz, Musacchio, Soriano, Jonathan DOS Santos, Trigueros, Samuel Castillejo (Cheryshev, 67), Bakambu (Adrian, 66), Sansone (Borre, 82)
Roma: Alisson, Fazio, Manolas, Rüdiger (Juan Jesus, 71), Bruno Perez, Emerson, De Rossi, Strootman, Nainggolan (Paredes 90), Dzeko, El Shaarawy (Salah, 62)
In the first half the game was equal. Dzeko missed chances to score, but managed to score Emerson. In the beginning of the second half it seemed that the hosts will level the score. But then Dzeko scored and «yellow submarine» collapsed.
On 31 minutes, Dzeko received the ball in the penalty area but struck the ball straight at the goalkeeper. A minute later Emerson picked the ball from Castillejo and shot into the top corner 0:1.
In the 65th minute Salah shot. Dzeko beat a defender and sent the ball into the net 0:2. In the 79th minute BOM Jesus passes. Jacko pushed the defender. burst into the penalty area and shot into the far corner 0:3. In the 86th minute Nainggolan shot. Dzeko sent the ball past the defender and then struck into an empty corner 0:4.