This is how Colombians did in the Europa League
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The Spanish team gave the away blow in the first leg of the Uefa Europa League quarterfinals.
Carlos Bacca started Villareal’s 1-0 win over Dinamo Zagreb in the first leg of the Uefa Europa League quarter-finals, although he did not play his best game.
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The Colombian played the first 45 minutes and was replaced by Paco Alcacer just started the complement. The yellow submarine managed to go ahead from the beginning of the match when Gerard Moreno scored the only goal of the commitment from a penalty in the 44th minute.
Villareal completely dominated his rival, who came from starring in a unique feat in the round of 16 when he eliminated Tottenham from Dávinson Sánchez, coming from a series that he won 3-2 on the aggregate scoreboard.
However, on this occasion the Croats did not develop their best version and were surpassed in almost all aspects by the Spanish team, which achieved a good result on the road, but very short considering their superiority in the commitment.
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The second leg of this match will be played in Spain next Thursday, April 15. The other Colombian still in competition, Luis Javier Suárez at Granada, played the last three minutes in his team’s defeat against Manchester United 2-0.