Spartak Moscow is the continuation of the European adventure is at a lower level bad started. The team of Orange-international Quincy Promes lost on their own field with 3-1 from the Spanish Athletic Bilbao.
At rest had the Basques already have a 3-0-lead in the icy Moscow thanks to hits from Aritz Aduriz (twice) and an own goal by Ilya Koetepov.
Luiz Adriano made after the break, 3-1, but came to the Muscovites.
Next week is the return in Bilbao. Spartak was the first season started in the Champions League, but had to be further in the Europa League. Therein fight it to a place in the last sixteen.