In an exciting match of the sixth and final round of Group F, Atalanta (third place) was forced to beat Villarreal (second place), and ended up losing at home 2-3, after an absolute first half. From Unai Emery.
Danjuma scored for the Spaniards after 3 minutes and Kabwe expanded the advantage in the 42nd minute, so that there was a 2-0 victory for Villarreal at the end of the first half.
Dutchman Danjuma returned to the attack in the second half when he scored 0-3 in the 51st minute, a real nightmare for the host team.
Atalanta even dropped to 2-3, via Malinowski (51) and Zapata (70), leaving the score open and fans dreaming of an epic turn on the scoreboard, which, however, did not materialize.
The Italians ended up in third place with 6 points, behind Villarreal in second place (10 points) and leaders Manchester United (11 points). It is reported that Young Boys, from Switzerland, was excluded from European competitions after he finished his participation in Group F in fourth and last place, with 5 points, that is, very close to Atalanta.
It must be remembered that this match, between Atalanta and Villarreal, would have taken place yesterday, on the day and time of the Champions League, at the same time as Manchester United – Young Boys, but was postponed to today, at 18:00, due to heavy snowfall in Bergamo. .
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