Italian Club Torino hosted Athletic Club Bilbao in an entertaining game of Football with the Spanish Team finishing with a 2 - 2 result. Excellent outcome for Bilbao seeing that the Italians dominated mostly throughout the 90 mins. However, Athletic Club worked well their counter-attacks, scored when the chances arrived & defended well. Bilbao take two valuable away goals back to "San Mames" for the 2º leg return match. The goals came in the following order:
- Williams 8th min , 0 - 1
- Maxi Lopez 18th min, 1 - 1
- Maxi Lopez 43rd min, 2 -1
- Gurpegi 75th min , 2 - 2
Sevilla FC hosted German Club Borussia Mochengladbach in their 1º leg match which ended favourably for the Spanish Football Club winning 1 - 0. End to end stuff with both teams creating numerous goal occasions. But it was in the 70th min which brought the Sevilla FC opening goal thanks to Iborra. This goal lifted the home side which created more scoring opportunities while at the same time defending well to keep the Germans under control.
Good result for Villarreal winning 2 - 1 Salzburg. Entertaining game between two teams that look after the ball & like to attack. The game could have gone either way but Villarreal goalie Asenjo kept the result favourable for his team. Salzburg managed a valuable away goal through Spanish player Soriano in the 48th min. The two goals for Villarreal came through Uche in the 33rd min & Cheryshev in the 53rd min. The tie is still open with Villarreal having a slight advantage.