have one foot in the quarter-finals of the following a 3-0 win over Salzburg.

First-half goals from and Fabian Ruiz, plus an own goal by Jerome Onguene, gave the side victory in their last-16 first leg.

Villarreal, third from bottom in , won 3-1 at Zenit St Petersburg.

Sardar Azmoun equalised for Zenit, after Vicente Iborra’s headed opener, before second-half goals for Villarreal from Gerard Moreno and Manu Morlanes.

Sevilla, who won the in 2014, 2015 and 2016, drew 2-2 at home to Slavia Prague, while Valencia beat FK Krasnodar 2-1.

Eintracht Frankfurt played out a 0-0 draw with after Marcelo Brozovic missed a penalty for the visitors.

Dinamo Zagreb hold a narrow 1-0 lead over , with Bruno Petkevic scoring the only goal.

Line-ups

  • 1Meret
  • 23Hysaj
  • 19MaksimovicBooked at 82mins
  • 26KoulibalyBooked at 26mins
  • 6Mário Rui
  • 7Callejón
  • 5Marques Loureiro
  • 8Ruiz
  • 20ZielinskiSubstituted forDiawaraat 66′minutes
  • 14MertensSubstituted forInsigneat 72′minutes
  • 99MilikSubstituted forOunasat 81′minutesBooked at 86mins

Substitutes

  • 2Malcuit
  • 11Ounas
  • 21Chiriches
  • 24Insigne
  • 25Ospina
  • 31Ghoulam
  • 42Diawara

RB Salzburg

  • 33Walke
  • 22Lainer
  • 15Ramalho
  • 6Onguéné
  • 17Ulmer
  • 8Samassekou
  • 42SchlagerBooked at 54mins
  • 16JunuzovicSubstituted forMwepuat 62′minutes
  • 13Wolf
  • 9DabburSubstituted forMinaminoat 76′minutes
  • 20DakaSubstituted forGulbrandsenat 62′minutes

Substitutes

  • 1Stankovic
  • 5Vallci
  • 14Szoboszlai
  • 18Minamino
  • 21Gulbrandsen
  • 30Braut Håland
  • 45Mwepu
Referee:
Aleksey Kulbakov

Match Stats

Home TeamAway TeamRB Salzburg
Possession
Home53%
Away47%
Shots
Home16
Away20
Shots on Target
Home4
Away6
Corners
Home10
Away8
Fouls
Home8
Away16

Live Text

Full Time

Second Half ends, 3, FC Salzburg 0.

Attempt missed. Xaver Schlager (FC Salzburg) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the left following a corner.

Attempt blocked. André Ramalho (FC Salzburg) right footed shot from more than 35 yards is blocked. Assisted by Enock Mwepu.

Attempt saved. Fredrik Gulbrandsen (FC Salzburg) right footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the bottom left corner. Assisted by Hannes Wolf.

Attempt missed. Adam Ounas () left footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Amadou Diawara.

Attempt missed. Enock Mwepu (FC Salzburg) right footed shot from a difficult angle and long range on the right is high and wide to the right. Assisted by Fredrik Gulbrandsen.

Booking

Adam Ounas () is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Adam Ounas ().

André Ramalho (FC Salzburg) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Elseid Hysaj () wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Diadie Samassekou (FC Salzburg).

Attempt missed. Xaver Schlager (FC Salzburg) left footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the left following a corner.

Booking

Nikola Maksimovic () is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Corner, FC Salzburg. Conceded by Allan.

Attempt blocked. Diadie Samassekou (FC Salzburg) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Takumi Minamino.

Attempt saved. Fredrik Gulbrandsen (FC Salzburg) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Xaver Schlager.

Attempt missed. Hannes Wolf (FC Salzburg) left footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right.

Attempt blocked. Diadie Samassekou (FC Salzburg) right footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Hannes Wolf.

Attempt blocked. Hannes Wolf (FC Salzburg) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Takumi Minamino.

Mário Rui () wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Hannes Wolf (FC Salzburg).

Foul by Allan ().

Andreas Ulmer (FC Salzburg) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt missed. Amadou Diawara () right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right. Assisted by Lorenzo Insigne following a corner.

Corner, . Conceded by Diadie Samassekou.

Attempt missed. Elseid Hysaj () left footed shot from outside the box misses to the left. Assisted by José Callejón.

Amadou Diawara () wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Takumi Minamino (FC Salzburg).

Substitution

Substitution, FC Salzburg. Takumi Minamino replaces Munas Dabbur.

Attempt missed. () left footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Mário Rui.

Offside, . Lorenzo Insigne tries a through ball, but José Callejón is caught offside.

Attempt missed. Andreas Ulmer (FC Salzburg) left footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the left.

Substitution

Substitution, . Lorenzo Insigne replaces Dries Mertens.

Fredrik Gulbrandsen (FC Salzburg) hits the right post with a right footed shot from the right side of the box. Assisted by Stefan Lainer.

Attempt missed. () header from the centre of the box is high and wide to the right. Assisted by Dries Mertens following a corner.

Corner, . Conceded by André Ramalho.

goal

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