Bailly and Estupiñán advance to semi-finals; Granada CF knocked out of Europe with honour
Promoesport-represented players Eric Bailly andPervis Estupiñánwill play in the semi-finals of the Europa League after progressing from the quarter-finals last night.
Villarreal CF beat Dinamo Zagreb 3-1 on aggregate score, while Manchester United overcame the Andalusian side 4-0 on aggregate score. The next opponents in the Europa League semi-finals for the 'groguets' will be Arsenal. On the other hand, Manchester United will face Roma.
Granada CF, meanwhile, saw their dream come to an end. Months after sending the most beautiful tale to the printers, players Antonio Puertas, Víctor Díaz, Fede Vico and academy player Isma Ruiz ended their European journey after a final stop at Old Trafford. The team said goodbye with honour after a route that has included trips to countries such as Albania, Georgia, Sweden and Holland.
Less than a month from now we will know the final of the Europa League, which will be played at the Gdańsk Stadium in Poland, where we might have a player on each side.