UEL: Lookman Scores, Provides Assist As Atalanta Beat Marseille To Reach First European Cup Final

UEL: Lookman Scores, Provides Assist As Atalanta Beat Marseille To Reach First European Cup Final

Ademola Lookman scored and provided an assist as Atalanta defeated Olympique Marseille 3-0 to reach the Europa League final on Thursday.

Atalanta progressed 4-1 on aggregate after the first leg ended 1-1 in France.

It is the first time Atalanta will qualify for the final of a UEFA club competition in their history.

Lookman opened the scoring in the 30th minute before providing the assist for Matteo Ruggeri to make it 2-0.

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The Super Eagles star now has 12 goals, eight assists in 40 games in all competitions this season.

After his impressive performance Lookman was replaced with 13 minutes left.

In the 95th minute El Bilal Toure, who replaced Lookman, added the third goal.

Atalanta will now take on Bayer Leverkusen in this season’s Europa League final in Dublin, Ireland.

The German Bundesliga champions came from 2-0 down to draw 2-2 with AS Roma and advanced 4-2 on aggregate.

Meanwhile, Atalanta have the chance to win two trophies this season as they are also in the Coppa Italia final, where they will face Juventus.

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