Villarreal dedicated the victory in the Europa League match against Cyprus team Apollon FC to head coach Marcelino García Toral, absent due to his father’s death. The final score was 4-0 with an outstanding performance of the Yellows, totally outplaying Limassol’s side. Two goals by Gerard Moreno and another two by Javier Espinosa contributed to the triumph and secured the 3 points for Villarreal.
Along with the victory, Zürich and Borussia Mönchengladbach drew on the other match of Group A (1-1), allowing Villarreal to stand alone as group leader with 4 points, followed by Apollon Limassol (3), M’Gladbach (2) and Zürich (1). The next rival will be the Swiss team, that will visit El Madrigal for the third match round this upcoming October 23rd at 9.05 pm.