Complete results Play-off Champions League, Sevilla and Celtic Win
All contestants club play-off Champions League 2017-2018 has played the game in the first leg.
Same with the results on Tuesday (15/08/2017), this time also no surprising results that occurred.
One of the flagship clubs, Sevilla, almost stuck in the opposite cage, Istanbul Basaksehir. Luckily, Los Nervionenses scored the winning goal ahead of the game ended.
Sevilla managed to win 2-1 thanks to a spectacular goal left-back Sergio Escudero.
27-year-old player was successfully off a hard kick along the ground from the edge of the penalty box that lodged in the bottom left corner of the host goal.
Basaksehir had time to reply through Eljero Elia goal in the middle of the second half. However, Sevilla finally got their second away goal at Fatih Terim Stadium through Wissam Ben Yedder sontekan in front of goal.
Other interesting results occurred at Celtic Park. The hosts, Celtic FC, managed to win five goals without reply to Astana.
Two goals by Astana players Astana, Evgany Postnikov and Igor Shitov, completed two goals by Scott Sinclair and one from James Forrest.
Another seeded club who won was Napoli. The Italian League’s representatives managed a 2-0 win over Nice thanks to goals from Dries Mertens and Jorginho’s penalty.
Here’s the full results of the first leg of the Champions League play-offs on Wednesday (16/08/2017):
Olympiakos Piraeus 2-1 HNK Rijeka (Vadis Odjidja-Ofoe 66 ‘, Alaixys Romao 90′ + 3; Heber Araujo 41)
Celtic FC 5-0 Astana (Evgeny Postnikov 32’-bd, Scott Sinclair 42 ‘, 60’, James Forrest 79 ‘, Igor Shitov 88’-bd)
Hapoel Be’er Sheva 2-1 Maribor (Anthony Nwakaeme 12 ‘, Shir Tzedek 45′-pen; Marcos Tavares 10’)
Istanbul Basaksehir 1-2 Sevilla (Eljero Elia 64 ‘; Sergio Escudero 16’, Wissan Ben Yedder 84 ‘)
Napoli 2-0 Nice (Dries Mertens 13 ‘, Jorginho 70’-pen)