It was a night with less chances for both team with only 3 shots on target. Villareal went ahead before first half with a goal from Moreno. In the second half, Manchester United equalized with Cavani in the scoresheet. The match went on to extra time as both teams were unable to get the winning goal.
Villareal started the attack better in the first extra time and Manchester United gather back but both teams lack the finish to kill the game. With extra time over, it was time for penalties to decide the Europa Champion of the season.
During penalties, both the team started well and scored all their 10 penalties and the decider was left between the goalkeepers. With Villareal goalkeeper G. Rulli scored the goal and saved David De Gea’s penalty, it was a great night for the Argentine keeper.
Villareal win the cup for the first time and made history for themselves. Unai Emery, coach of Villareal has been very successful in Europa Cup winning 4 times out of 5 finals.
Now they will be playing against the winners of Champions League for Europa Super Cup in August 11,2021.