European football wrap 08 February 2019
Posted: 8 February 2019 Time: 20:44
There were a couple big wins for AS Roma and Bayer Leverkusen in Friday's action across Europe.
Chievo 0-3 AS Roma
AS Roma moved up to fourth spot in the Serie A standings after thrashing Chievo 3-0 at the Stadio Marc'Antonio Bentegodi.
Stefan El Shaarawy, Edin Dzeko and Aleksander Kolarov secured the goals for the visitors on the night.
Real Valladolid 0-0 Villarreal
Villarreal failed to boost their survival bid after playing to a goalless draw away to Real Valladolid.
The draw sees the Yellow Submarine remain in 19th spot, while Valladolid are unchanged in 14th position.
Dijon 1-2 Marseille
Olympique Marseille rallied back from a goal down to defeat Dijon at Stade Gaston-Gérard on Friday evening.
Jordan Marie opened the scoring for the home side with his first goal of the season after 18 minutes.
The visitors pulled level on 56th minute through Mario Balotelli, before Lucas Ocampos sealed the win for Marseille in the 73rd minute.
Mainz 1-5 Bayer Leverkusen
Bayer Leverkusen put in a rampant display to thump Mainz 5-1 at the Opel Arena on Friday evening,
Wendell opened the scoring before Robin Quaison restored parity for the home side inside the opening 10 minutes.
A brace from Julian Brandt and further strikes from Kai Havertz and Karim Bellarabi secured the emphatic win for Leverkusen on the night.