The match began an hour later due to heavy rain and flooded terrain. It was unclear whether they would play at all, but the weather calmed down, so the Montenegrin referee Nikola Dabanovic, in cooperation with the players, agreed to play.
The “Yellow Submarine” dominated the whole match and routinely came out with a new victory, with the scorer’s Bacca (4, 52), Alex Baena (71), and Fer Nino (81).
In the second match of this group, Sivasspor beat Karabakh 2-0, while Osmanpasa (10) and Kayode (88) scored.
Villarreal leads the table with nine points, Maccabi has six, Sivasspor has three, and Karabakh has no points on the back.
Villarreal 4-0 Tel AvivSivasspor 2 -0 Qarabag
Villarreal 4 – 0 Tel Aviv
Goals: 1-0 Bacca 4, 2-0 Bacca 52, 3-0 Alex 71, 4-0 Fer 82
Bookings: Mori; Glazer, SaboritVillarreal: Rulli, Costa,Mori, Albiol, Pena, Parejo, Iborra, Baena, Pino, Bacca, Kubo
Substitutions: Pervis, Manu, Moi, Moreno, NinoTel Aviv: Daniel, Biton, Hernandez, Tibi, Saborit, Baltaksa, Cohen, Eden, Glazer, Ben Haim, Blackman
Substitutions: Biton, Eyal, Peretz, Pesic, Itay
Sivasspor 2 – 0 Qarabag
Goals: 1-0 Osmanpasa 11, 2-0 Kayode 88
Bookings: Fajr; Ozobic, KwabenaSivasspor: Samassa, Ugur, Caner, Robin, Marcelo, Claudemir, Hakan, Ninga, Fajr, Erdogan, Yatabare
Substitutions: Gradel, Cofie, Yasin, KayodeQarabag: Shakhurdin, Maksim, Badavi, Medina, Wilde-Donald, Matic, Qarayev, Patrick, Ozobic, Zoubir, Owusu
Substitutions: Abbas, Rahil, Jaime, Ismayil