Bayer have won a strong-willed victory over Celtic in the Europa League, Robert Andrich scored a double
MOSCOW, 25 Nov – Bayer Leverkusen defeated Celtic Scottish in the match of the fifth round of the group stage of the Europa League.
Group G meeting, which took place on Thursday in Leverkusen, ended with the score 3: 2 in favor of “Bayer”. The goals for the winners were scored by Robert Andrikh (16th minute, 82) and Moussa Diaby (87). Josip Juranovich (40 – from the penalty spot) and João Filipe (56) distinguished themselves for Celtic. The hosts’ Russian goalkeeper Andrey Lunev remained in reserve.
In another match of this group, the Spanish “Betis” at home defeated the Hungarian “Ferencvaros” – 2: 0.
Bayer Leading Group G with 13 points, Betis with 10 points second. Both clubs advanced to the Europa League playoffs. Celtic are in third place with 6 points and will play in the Conference League playoffs. Ferencváros have lost all five matches.