Tottenham Hotspur fell to a surprising one- reduction towards newcomers Antwerp in the Europa League on Thursday although AC Milan and Arsenal registered identical three- wins in excess of Sparta Prague and Dundalk, respectively.
Tottenham noticed its ten-match unbeaten run finish, in spite of getting Gareth Bale in the commencing lineup for a 2nd straight time in the competitors.
Veteran striker Lior Refaelov’s initial-half target gave Antwerp their 2nd win in Group J and place them top rated with 6 factors, 3 ahead of Spurs and LASK of Austria. In the other game in Group J, Austrian side LASK received the improved of Ludogorets, beating the Bulgarians four-three.
MILAN MARCH ON
A penalty miss by Zlatan Ibrahimovic had very little affect on AC Milan as they cruised to victory towards Sparta Prague to go top rated of Group H with two wins from two video games, although Scottish champions Celtic threw away a two-target lead in a two-two draw at Lille.
Celtic meanwhile, wasted a two- initial half lead following a couple of objectives from Mohamed Elyounouss to settle for a two-two draw at Lille for its initial stage.
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Pressing from the start off, Arsenal looked annoyed as Dundalk’s defense held company. Then, it fell apart late in the initial half.
Eddie Nketiah netted the opening target in the 42nd from shut variety following a corner following the ball hit a defender’s back and dropped in front of the striker.
Two minutes later on, Joe Willock collected the ball following Nicolas Pépé’s shot was blocked by Andy Boyle to score substantial into the net to double the lead.
Just half a minute into the 2nd half, Pépé curled in a strike from the edge of the location.
Norway’s Molde shares the lead of Group J with Arsenal following beating Fast Vienna one- for its 2nd win.