Europa League outcomes: Arsenal win, Tottenham undergo defeat
Arsenal secured again to again wins of their Europa League video games, whereas Tottenham Hotspur suffered a 1-Zero defeat towards Royal Antwerp on Thursday.
Arsenal 3-Zero Dundalk: Mikel Arteta might be happy to see how his squad gamers stepped as much as the plate and secured all three factors to consolidate their prime place in Group B.
Eddie Nketiah scored from shut vary to offer the Gunners the lead, and Joe Willock scored shortly afterwards. Nicolas Pepe’s sensible effort simply after the break killed off any hopes of a possible comeback from the guests.
AEK Athens 1-2 Leicester: Jamie Vardy scored from the spot within the 18th minute after he was fouled by keeper Panagiotis Tsintotas to offer Leicester the lead.
Hamza Choudhury doubled the benefit a couple of minutes later. Though Muamer Tankovic netted after the break to maintain the sport thrilling, Leicester did properly to protect the lead and preserve their good begin in Group G.
Royal Antwerp 0-1 Tottenham: A mistake from Ben Davies ensured the Belgian aspect went prime of Group J. Lior Refaelov smashed previous Hugo Lloris with Dieumerci Mbokani offering the help for the aim.
Though Jose Mourinho made 4 modifications at the beginning of the second half, Spurs struggled to create sufficient clear-cut probabilities. Mbokani blazed over from three yards out whereas Simen Juklerod additionally missed a fantastic likelihood for the hosts.
Rangers 1-Zero Lech Poznan: Alfredo Morelos scored the one aim of the match after approaching as a second-half substitute, and equalled Ally McCoist’s European goalscoring document for Rangers.
Together with his victory, the Gers have made a robust begin within the competitors. Steven Gerrard’s aspect have now secured their eighth straight win in all competitions, and they’re now in a commanding place alongside Benfica in Europa League Group D.
Lille 2-2 Celtic: The Bhoys let slip a two-goal benefit to salvage a draw towards the French outfit. A brace from Mohamed Elyounoussi and a Scott Bain penalty save meant Celtic have been heading in the direction of their first win in 4 video games.
Nevertheless, targets from Zeki Celik and Jonathan Ikone meant, the Bhoys have now picked up only one level in Group H.
Elsewhere, AC Milan gained 3-Zero towards Sparta Prague, Villarreal gained 3-1 towards FK Qarabag, and Crimson Star Belgrade gained 5-1 towards Slovan Liberec.