Villarreal Reach First UCL Quarter-finals In 13 Years


Samuel Chukwueze featured for Villarreal who stunned Juventus 3-0 away to progress into the quarter-finals of this season’s UEFA Champions League.

Villarreal advanced into the last eight 4-1 on aggregate after the first leg ended 1-1.


The last time the Spanish side got to the Champions League quarter-finals was in the 2008-2009 season.

Chukwueze came into the game on 64 minutes for Yeremi Pino.


After a tight contest, the deadlock was broken in the 78th minute through Gerard Moreno who converted from the penalty spot.

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Villarreal doubled their lead in the 85th minute thanks to Pau Torres before Arnaut Danjuma converted another penalty in the 92nd minute.

In France reigning champions Chelsea came from a goal down to beat Lille 2-1 and progress 4-1 on aggregate.

Lille took the lead in the 38th minute after Burak Yilmaz scored from the penalty spot but three minutes into first half added time Christian…

Source: Complete Sports