Europa League: La Loba howling against Thuri-Urdines at the Olimpico in Rome | Results

AS Roma took advantage, although not definitive, but important in the series against Real society after winning 2:0 in the first match corresponding to 1/8 finals of the Europa League, will take place this Thursday Olympic Stadium.

students Imanol Bailiff They don’t go through their best moment of the course. After the first half of the season is always at a very high level, which allowed them promotion to places in the Champions Leaguees and finish first in their Europa League group, team in decline with just one win in eight matches in all competitions.

Complex “churi-urdin” could not deviate and change course by taking advantage of the competition in which his performance was outstanding against the group Jose Mourinho, that he had turned his house into a fortress again, and that add eight wins in their last nine home games. Goal in 88′ of Marash Kumbulla signed the accident verdict when The Basque team has already resigned itself to losing at least for the second leg.

So in Olympic Stadium, Stage fright was not a problem for Real Sociedad, who came up with clear ideas from the start. Personality David Silva And Mikel Merino in midfield it was enough to dominate the game and impose his style early on. However, at the best moment for the team from San Sebastian, a counter shot Paulo Dybala delivered to Tammy Abraham put a cross on the far post in front of Shaarawy didn’t miss.

A heavy blow for those who Imanol Bailiffwho, despite the disadvantageous position, did not hit the party in the face. kubo he began to appear in attack, running away from the Basque team, who soon after received a response with a shot at the post from the Japanese himself. Although football continued to be the lot of “churi-urdins”, The Italian team managed to keep their income throughout the first half.

After the reboot, the script remained the same. Real Sociedad tried to take control, but without disturbing Rome, who knew how to wait in his field. Although Diego Rickor tried from a long distance, it was recently turned on belotti the one with the clearest chance, with a shot that, after touching Remiro, crashed into the crossbar.

entrance to Oyarzabal vs.returned to reactivate Real Madrid’s offensive aspect, but a set Jose Mourinho he armed himself for protection, to cut off any approach with a passing danger. Mikel Merino he equalized almost at the end, but the Navarrese’s setback, when he was left alone against the Portuguese goalkeeper, ultimately condemned the Basque side, who saw Roma see the door again in the next game.

This time it was an Italian football player. Marash Kumbulla the one with great kick from a corner Thrown to the far post, he entered only without a goal, scoring Roma’s second goal. That makes the tie a little harder for Real Madrid, who couldn’t close the gap in the last minutes before the zeal of Rome’s Colosseum, who did the rest for themselves.

european league
Round of 16 / First match
Rome 2-0 Real Sociedad

Stadium: Rome Olimpico
Referee: Sandro Scherer (Switzerland).

1-0 (13′).- Stefan El Shaarawy
2-0 (87′).- Marash Kumbulla


Rui Patrick
Chris Smalling
Diego Llorente
(Marash Kumbulla, 45′)
Gianluca Mancini
Nemanja Matic (Yellow, 90+4′)
Brian Cristante
Stefan El Shaarawy
(Leonardo Spinazzola, 60 minutes)
Rick Karsdorp
Tammy Abraham
(Andrea Belotti, 61′)
Lorenzo Pellegrini
(Giorginio Wijnaldum, 60 minutes)
21Paulo Dybala
88’52 Edoardo Bove
DT: Jose Mourinho

Real Society

Alex Remiro
Robin LeNorman
Igor Zubeldia (Yellow, 71′)
Diego Rico
Gorosabel (yellow, 80′)
(Alex Sola, 83′)
Martin Zubimendi (yellow, 85′)
Asier Illarramendi (yellow, 69′)
(Breis Mendez, 75′)
Mikel Merino
Alexander Sorlot
(Mikel Oyarzabal, 67′) (Yellow, 90+4′)
Takefusa Kubo
(Mohamed Ali Cho, 75 minutes)
David Silva
(Beñat Turrientes, 83′)
DT: Imanol Bailiff

(According to information from Europe Press)

Source: Aristegui Noticias