The first leg of round-16 in 2014-15 UEFA Europa League was played on 12 March, 2015 in which only one game was ended at drawn between Fiorentina and Roma. In other played seven games teams registered win successfully. Everton, Dnipro, Zenit, Wolfsburg, Sevilla, Napoli, Club Brugge are the winners of 1st leg in round of 16.
Let’s have a look at the results, scores and winners.
First Leg Round of 16 Europa League 2014-15 Results
|Fixture||Winner||Result / Score|
|Everton vs Dynamo Kyiv||Everton||Everton won by 2-1|
|Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk vs Ajax||Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk||Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk won by 1-0|
|Zenit Saint Petersburg vs Torino||Zenit Saint Petersburg||Zenit Saint Petersburg won by 2-0|
|Wolfsburg vs Inter Milan||Wolfsburg||Wolfsburg won by 3-1|
|Villarreal vs Sevila||Sevilla||Sevilla won by 3-1|
|Napoli vs Dynamo Moscow||Napoli||Napoli won by 3-1|
|Club Brugge vs Besiktas||Club Brugge||Club Brugge won 2-1|
|Fiorentina vs Roma||Drawn||Match drawn at 1-1|
Everton vs Dynamo Kyiv
Everton football team came from behind to beat Dynamo Kyiv in the first leg of round-16 in Europa League. Oleg Gusev scored the first goal of match in 14th minute for Dynamo but Everton came back in the game in 39th minute when Steven Naismith scores the level. Romelu Lukaku became hero for Everton as he scored the winning goal in penalty of 82nd minute in match.
Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk vs Ajax
Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk successfully defeated Ajax by 1-0 in round of 16 1st leg match of UEFA Europa League 2014-15. Roman Zozulya scored the winning goal for Dnipro in 10th minute of match.
Zenit Saint Petersburg vs Torino
Zenit St Petersburg beat Torino by 2-0 in the first leg game of round-16 at UEFA Europa League. Axel Witsel and Domencio Criscito scored winning goals for Zenit. Witsel hit first goal of match in 38th minute whereas in the second half Criscito scored the goal in 53rd minute.
Wolfsburg vs Inter Milan
Wolfsburg FC defeated Internazionale comfortably by 3-1 in the first leg match of Europa League. Rodrigo Palacio scored the first goal of match in 5th minute of match for Inter Milan. After this Naldo scored the level in 28th minute for Wolfsburg. Both teams were at 1-1 after half time. Kevin de Bruyne became hero for Wolfsburg as he scored twice in the second half. He hit goals in 63’ and 75’ to lead his team towards win by 3-1.
Villarreal vs Sevila
Sevilla beat home team Villarreal by 3-1 in the first leg of round-16 of UEFA Europa League. Vitolo hit the fastest goal of match in the very first minute of match for Sevilla. Stephane M’Bia scored the second goal of match in 26th minute. After first half completion Sevilla was leading by 2-0. Villarreal’s Luciano Vietto hit the first goal of match for team in 48th minute and reduced the margin to 2-1. But Sevilla’s Kevin Gameiro strikes in 50th minute of game and this lead remained same after full time.
Napoli vs Dynamo Moscow
Napoli defeated Dynamo Moscow by 3-1 in first leg of Europa League 2014-15 on 12 March. Kevin Kuranyi scored the first goal of match in 2nd minute for Dinamo Moskva. Gonzalo Higuain became the hero for Napoli as he scored three goals for team in 25th, 31st and 55th minute of match.
Club Brugge vs Besiktas
Club Brugge beat Besiktas by 2-1 in the 1st leg of round of 16 in UEFA Europa League. First half of the match was goalless but in the 46th minute Gokhan Tore scored the goal for Besiktas. Brugge’s player came back strongly in the match and hit the goals. First Tom de Sutter scored goal in 62nd minute and then Lior Refaelov hit the goal in 79th minute to confirm Club Brugge win.
Fiorentina vs Roma
Roma and Fiorentina round-16 game was ended at 1-1 in Europa League 2014-15. Josip Ilicic hit the first goal of match in 17th minute for Fiorentina and it seemed that home team would win but Seydou Keita scored goal in 77th minute for Roma to scores the level.
The second leg of round-16 in 2014-15 UEFA Europa League has been scheduled to play on 19 March.