The Villarreal they have overcome seven of their last eight qualifying rounds in European competitions, in which they only lost at this time to Sevilla by a 5-2 aggregate on the season 2014-2015, and in which this week the Ukrainian Dynamo Kiev is measured.
With that elimination, the Castellón team truncated a streak of five rounds passed and gave way to another two in which they were re-classified.
In 2004 they beat Roma and a year later Dinamo Bucharest to go on to eliminate Glasgow Rangers in the 2006 Champions League and Panathinaikos in 2009, while in 2011 the victim was Bayer Leverkusen, already in the League. Europe.
After falling with Sevilla, they beat Bayer Leverkusen again in 2016 and in 2019, in their last participation, Zenit Saint Petersburg.