Europa League - Quarter-Final - 1st Leg
Villarreal2Sparta Prague1

Villarreal v Sparta Prague

Line-ups

Villarreal

  • 1Asenjo
  • 2Pérez Martínez
  • 24Bailly
  • 6Ruiz
  • 11Costa JordáBooked at 40minsSubstituted forMarín Gómezat 77'minutes
  • 18D Suárez
  • 14Trigueros Muñoz
  • 21Bruno
  • 19Castillejo AzuagaSubstituted forCarrilho Baptistaoat 62'minutes
  • 9Soldado
  • 17BakambuSubstituted forAdriánat 83'minutes

Substitutes

  • 4Pina
  • 10Carrilho Baptistao
  • 13Areola
  • 20Adrián
  • 26Leiva
  • 27Marín Gómez
  • 44Iñíguez de Heredia

Sparta Prague

  • 35Bicík
  • 25HolekSubstituted forKovacat 28'minutes
  • 5BrabecBooked at 31mins
  • 26NhamoinesuBooked at 43mins
  • 11Marecek
  • 18Konaté
  • 8MatejovskyBooked at 41minsSubstituted forLafataat 88'minutes
  • 9Dockal
  • 14Frydek
  • 30JulisSubstituted forFataiat 73'minutes
  • 23Krejci

Substitutes

  • 1Stech
  • 7Fatai
  • 15Kovac
  • 16Zahustel
  • 21Lafata
  • 33Kadlec
Referee:
Ovidiu Hategan
Attendance:
15,803

Match Stats

Home TeamVillarrealAway TeamSparta Prague
Possession
Home58%
Away42%
Shots
Home27
Away8
Shots on Target
Home10
Away5
Corners
Home10
Away2
Fouls
Home13
Away16

Live Text

Match ends, Villarreal 2, Sparta Prague 1.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Villarreal 2, Sparta Prague 1.

Attempt blocked. Manu Trigueros (Villarreal) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Denis Suárez.

Corner, Villarreal. Conceded by David Bicík.

Attempt saved. Denis Suárez (Villarreal) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Adrián.

Roberto Soldado (Villarreal) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Ladislav Krejci (Sparta Prague).

Foul by Leo Baptistao (Villarreal).

Ladislav Krejci (Sparta Prague) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Manu Trigueros (Villarreal).

Lukás Marecek (Sparta Prague) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Substitution

Substitution, Sparta Prague. David Lafata replaces Marek Matejovsky.

Roberto Soldado (Villarreal) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Costa Nhamoinesu (Sparta Prague).

Attempt missed. Leo Baptistao (Villarreal) right footed shot from the right side of the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Bruno.

Víctor Ruiz (Villarreal) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Kehinde Fatai (Sparta Prague).

Leo Baptistao (Villarreal) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Martin Frydek (Sparta Prague).

Substitution

Substitution, Villarreal. Adrián replaces Cédric Bakambu.

Corner, Villarreal. Conceded by Costa Nhamoinesu.

Attempt missed. Mario (Villarreal) right footed shot from the right side of the six yard box is close, but misses to the left. Assisted by Cédric Bakambu following a corner.

Attempt missed. Cédric Bakambu (Villarreal) header from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Denis Suárez with a cross following a corner.

Corner, Villarreal. Conceded by Costa Nhamoinesu.

Attempt blocked. Roberto Soldado (Villarreal) left footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Denis Suárez.

Delay over. They are ready to continue.

Substitution

Substitution, Villarreal. Adrián Marín replaces Jaume Costa because of an injury.

Delay in match Martin Frydek (Sparta Prague) because of an injury.

Foul by Roberto Soldado (Villarreal).

Martin Frydek (Sparta Prague) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt saved. Cédric Bakambu (Villarreal) left footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom left corner.

Attempt saved. Denis Suárez (Villarreal) right footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Bruno.

Foul by Cédric Bakambu (Villarreal).

Radoslav Kovac (Sparta Prague) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Substitution

Substitution, Sparta Prague. Kehinde Fatai replaces Lukas Julis.

Foul by Roberto Soldado (Villarreal).

Marek Matejovsky (Sparta Prague) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt blocked. Leo Baptistao (Villarreal) right footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Cédric Bakambu.

Corner, Villarreal. Conceded by Jakub Brabec.

Corner, Villarreal. Conceded by Jakub Brabec.

goal

As It Stood

A

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Molde6321107311
2Fenerbahçe62317619
3Ajax61416607
4Celtic6033812-43

B

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Liverpool624064210
2FC Sion62315509
3Rubin Kazan61326606
4Bordeaux604257-24

C

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1FK Krasnodar641194513
2B Dortmund6312105510
3PAOK Salonika61413307
4FK Qabala6024212-102

D

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Napoli66002231918
2FC Midtjylland6213612-67
3Club Brugge6123411-75
4Legia Warsaw6114410-64

E

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Rapid Vienna6501106415
2Villarreal6411126613
3Viktoria Plzen6114810-24
4Dinamo Minsk6105311-83

F

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Sporting Braga641174313
2Marseille6402127512
3Slovan Liberec621368-27
4FC Groningen602428-62

G

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Lazio6420136714
2Saint-Étienne623110739
3Dnipropetrovsk621368-27
4Rosenborg6024412-82

H

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Lokomotiv Moscow6321127511
2Sporting63121411310
3Besiktas62317619
4Skenderbeu6105413-93

I

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1FC Basel6411105513
2Fiorentina6312116510
3Lech Poznan612326-45
4Belenenses612328-65

J

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Tottenham6411126613
2Anderlecht631286210
3Monaco613259-46
4FK Qarabag611448-44

K

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Schalke64201531214
2Sparta Prague6330105512
3Asteras Tripolis6114412-84
4Apoel Nicosia6105312-93

L

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Ath Bilbao6411168813
2Augsburg6303121119
3Partizan Belgrade63031014-49
4AZ Alkmaar6114813-54
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