Positive news for the spanish clubs in the european competitions. Only one of the seven teams that had a match in Champions League or Europa League has lost. It was Athletic Bilbao in Italy against Sassuolo.
On the other hand, Sevilla FC and Celta Vigo, that had an away match, earned one point. The andalusians did not let Juventus make a single goal, mostly thanks to their goalkeeper Sergio Rico, who was the star of the game.Meanwhile, the galicians could draw the early goal of St. Liege and get one point from the belgian stadium.
The best news came from the other three teams implicated in the top european competition and Villarreal. The Yellow Submarine beated Zurich at home, even after received a goal in the 2nd minute of the contest. Pato and Jonathan Dos Santos made the goals for the castellonenses.
FC Barcelona got their best historic result in the Champions League after they defeated Celtic 7-0. After Ter Stegen saved a penalty kick, the scottish team was nothing but a puppet in the catalans hands. Messi scored three goals and become the player with more hat-tricks in the tournament beating Cristiano, Puskas and Di Stefano. Suarez made two goals while Neymar and Iniesta scored one.
However, Real Madrid had more problems to beat Sporting CP. In fact, was Ronaldo in the 89th minute who tied the match for Los Blancos. The Bernabeu Stadium became crazy in the extra time (94´) when Alvaro Morata scored the victory goal. As a “deja vu”, Real Madrid history was repeated again.
Finally, Atletico Madrid conquered a win over PSV thanks to a penalty kick saved by Oblak and an extraordinary goal made by Saul. This away match was very important for Simeone´s team because gives advantage to Atletico to pass to the next round of the competition against a direct rival.
Now the spanish teams are back to La Liga and they will face three domestic league matches in a row during the next 10 days.