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Arsenal and Rome ensure, not Naples

ByRoborto Sykes

Oct 23, 2020
The most highly rated clubs in this Europa League have experienced varying fortunes on Thursday for their entry into the competition. While Nice suffered the law of Bayer Leverkusen, Arsenal and AS Roma made the trade to win from their first outing. The Gunners tamed Rapid Vienna on their home turf (2-1), while the Giallorossi brought down Young Boys Bern with the same score (2-1). Note also the success of Rangers and Real Sociedad, respectively against Standard Liège (2-0) and Rijeka (1-0). On the other hand, Naples did not confirm its good form by losing at home against the Dutch AZ Alkmaar (0-1).

Group A:

CSKA Sofia – Cluj: 0-2
Young Boys Berne – AS Roma: 1-2

Group B:

Dundalk – Molde: 1-2
Rapid Vienna – Arsenal: 1-2

Group C:

Leverkusen – Nice: 6-2
Hapoel Beer Sheva – Slavia Prague: 3-1

Group D:

Standard Liège – Glasgow Rangers: 0-2
Lech Poznan – Benfica: 2-4

Group E:

PSV Eindhoven – Granada 1-2
PAOK – Omonia: 1-1

Group F:

Rijeka – Real Sociedad: 0-1
Naples – Alkmaar: 0-1