United draw in Russia Lyon and Roma thrill in France

United draw in Russia Lyon and Roma thrill in France

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Manchester United braved the winds of Russia and a bumpy pitch to come away from Rostov with a 1-1 draw in the Europe League. Henrikh Mkhitaryan’s close range opener owed a lot to Zlatan Ibrahimovic. Aleksandar Erokhin got Rostov back in the game, honours even 1-1. Lyon and Roma thrilled spectators with whizz- bang 4-2 win for the home side. Diakhaby, Tolisso,Fekir and a brilliant fourth by Lacazette giving the French the edge. Apoel Nicosia lost at home to Anderlecht 1-0. Copenhagen beat Ajax 2-1. In Athens Olympiakos and Besiktas shared the spoils. The home side owe the evergreen Esteban Cambiasso an ouzo as he gave the home side the lead. The Argentine scored on 36 minutes. Celta Vigo got the edge over the Russians from Krasnador 2-1 the score. In the Belgian derby Ghent were slaughtered by Genk 5-2.