Thirty-two matches between Europa League Yes Conference League They were played this Thursday, all corresponding to date 3 of the group stage, and in many of those crosses, there was, of course, an Argentine presence. The balance was more than favorable for the 14 national players, it was very positive: only Paulo Dybala man from the national team, suffered a defeat with his team (Roma), although he could personally celebrate a goal. Full details are below.
Paulo Dybala (Rome) Guido Rodriguez and Germain Pezzella (Betis)
On Italian soil, Rome received the Betis in a vibrant duel that was decided in the final in favor of the Spanish team led by Manuel Pellegrini: it was a 2-1 victory to become the leader in Group C of the Europa League with an ideal score. And although the game ended with a spectacular header from Brazilian Luiz Henrique, Until 1-1, the Argentine presence had determined the course of the match.
Dybala scored the partial 1-0 from a penalty, eventually finishing at 79′, while Guido Rodriguez -another Scaloneta player- also scored on the net with a nice shot from medium range. And the central midfielder was allowed to celebrate the victory togethnother man from the National Team like German Pezzellawho started and completed the 90′ as his partner.
Lisandro Martinez and Alejandro Garnacho
Also for the Europa League, Manchester United took a hard-fought 3-2 win in their visit to Omonia Nicosia (Cyprus), which allowed them to regain ground and finish second in Group E (6 points) behind leader Real Sociedad, who had the ideal score. And in the English team, there was another good performance from Lisandro Martinez: the national team’s central defender was steadfast, even taking care of the partial play of Martial 2-1.
While Alexander Garnachoanother Argentine youth who is also closely followed by Lionel Scaloni sat on United’s reserve bench but failed to make minutes.
Matias Tissera (Ludogorets)
Another Argentinian who attended and had significant participation in the Europa League date was Matias Tissera. The striker – including former Platense and Independiente – scored the goal that equalized Ludogorets 1-1 on their visit to HJK Helsinki, in Finland. Indeed, with that draw, the Bulgarian team finished second in Group C, one point above Roma. The 26-year-old striker has already scored two goals in the Europa League.
Walter Benitez (PSV)
The Argentine goalkeeper had a quiet game in the PSV. The reason? His team solved the game against Zurich quickly and easily: in 35′ they already won 4-0 and the game ended 5-1. Benítez started and finished the 90′. It is certainly not easy for PSV in Group A: they are third with 4 points – the same as BodoGlimt – and two from Arsenal, the leader. Although, of course, he has a game to thank: the one that was suspended vs. Arsenal (date 2) due to the death of Queen Elizabeth II.
Santiago Gimenez (Feyenoord)
The Argentine-born striker of Mexican nationality entered the ST of the tie 2-2 vs. Midtjylland, who managed to come back from 0-2. So the Feyenoord -where Ezequiel Bullaude also plays, but was not called up left with 4 points in a very close Group F: everyone is with the same units.
Luka Romero (Lazio)
Lazio went scoreless in their visit to Sturm Graz in Pool F, with everyone leaving with 4 points. And the young Argentinian was on the bench, although he didn’t make any minutes.
Giovanni Lo Celso and Geronimo Rulli (Villarreal)
Going straight into the Conference League, Villarreal is the leader, with an ideal score, of Group C. And this Thursday they beat Austria Wiem 5-0, and one of the Argentinians of the squad had a few minutes: Lo Celso came in from the bench in the ST, while the goalkeeper stayed on the bench.courttinez Quarta and Nicolas Gonzalez (Fiorentina)
Another cup win in which Argentine was present. In this case, Fiorentina defeated Scotland’s Hearts 3-0 at home with the presence of fourth Martinez. While Nicholas Gonzalez, another from Selection, entered after the triumph. For example, Fiore is 2nd in Group A, with 4 points and 3 behind the leader, Basaksehir from Turkey.
Manuel Lanzini (West Ham)
With the Argentine midfielder as a starter – he came out of the ST in the first minutes and saw the yellow card – the English cast defeated Anderlecht 1-0, in Belgium, and so it remains the leader with an ideal score in Group B.