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Europa League: Eintracht Frankfurt play Inter Milan to scoreless draw

Commerzbank Arena was hopping as Frankfurt hosted Inter Milan in the Europa League. However, the Eagles failed to put a goal on the scoreboard, setting up a do-or-die situation in Milan next week.Eintracht Frankfurt 0-0 Inter Milan Commerzbank-Arena, Frankfurt Eintracht Frankfurt's fans rose to the occasion in the first leg of their side's Europe League …

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Europa League: In-form RB Leipzig face crunch game against Celtic

Celtic have never won in Germany but RB Leipzig are not taking any chances in a game they must win to improve their record in the tournament. Leverkusen and Frankfurt are looking to maintain their 100 percent records.The Europa League group stage is back on Thursday, with a chance for Eintracht Frankfurt and Bayer Leverkusen …

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Europa League: High-flying Eagles stun Lazio to top Group H

Eintracht Frankfurt went into this Europa League campaign just happy to be there, but a second straight win has them dreaming of bigger things. However, their celebrations were dampened by some bad news after the match.Eintracht Frankfurt 4 – 1 Lazio (Danny da Costa 4', 90'+4, Filip Kostic 28', Luka Jovic 52' – Marco Parolo …

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Europa League: Comfortable wins for Leverkusen, RB Leipzig

Bayer Leverkusen, who have been struggling in the Bundesliga this season, have maintained their perfect record in the Europa League. RB Leipzig made amends for a home defeat to their Austrian sister club two weeks ago.Bayer Leverkusen 4-2 AEK Larnaka (Havertz 44', Alario 49', 87', Brandt 90+2' – Trickovski 25', Raspas 90+1') Bayer Leverkusen made …

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Europa League: Frankfurt look to spring another surprise

Eintracht Frankfurt are developing a taste for giantkillings and are hunting another scalp as they host Lazio on Thursday. The return of Ante Rebic has been a boost for the Eagles and confidence is high once again.Eintracht Frankfurt qualified for this competition with a shock German Cup win over Bayern Munich and opened it with …

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Europa League: Frankfurt to play in Marseille’s empty stadium

Fans of Frankfurt will have to watch their team’s return to Europe on TV, as they have been banned from Marseille. RB Leipzig host fellow Red Bulls from Salzburg and Leverkusen are praying for a win in Bulgaria.The Europa League kicks off this Thursday. Among the 32 teams initially in the competition are Germany’s three …

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Manchester United win Europa League, beating Ajax 2-0

Jose Mourinho’s United proved too much for a young Ajax team that couldn’t break down Manchester’s defense. Goals from Paul Pogba and Henrikh Mkhitaryan made the difference, sending United to the Champions League.Ajax 0 – 2 Manchester United (Pogba 18′, Mkhitaryan 48′) Manchester United triumphed in a European final played in the shadow of Monday’s …

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Tight security measures in place for Europa League final

Organizers have urged people planning to attend the Europa League final to get to the stadium early, due to stepped up security checks. The game is to go ahead despite Monday’s deadly concert attack in Manchester.Michael Englund, the head of security of the organizer of Wednesday night’s final, Stockholm Live, told Swedish broadcaster SVT that …

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Treble-chasing Juventus clinch sixth successive Serie A title

Juventus became the first team to win Serie A six times in a row when they beat Crotone 3-0 on Sunday. The victory wrapped up the Italian league title with one game to spare.Mario Mandzukic, Paulo Dybala and Alex Sandro shared the goals as the Turin side also won a league and cup double for …

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Manchester United and Ajax reach Europa League final despite late dramas

Manchester United and Ajax both lived dangerously despite first-leg leads to secure a Europa League final meeting in Stockholm on May 24. Both sides went in front on Thursday but both came close to throwing it away.Manchester United 1-1 Celta Vigo (agg. 2-1) (Fellaini 17′ – Roncaglia 85′) Jose Mourinho’s decision to prioritize the Europa …

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Anthony Modeste stars in thriller as Cologne halt Werder Bremen’s charge

Werder Bremen’s sensational unbeaten run has finally come to an end. Alexander Nouri’s side traveled to Cologne unbeaten in 11 Bundesliga games, but Anthony Modeste scored twice in a seven-goal thriller.Cologne moved back into the Europa League spots by stopping high-flying Werder Bremen 4-3 in an entertaining Bundesliga match on Friday night. Anthony Modeste scored …

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Europa League: Bertrand Traore strikes twice as impressive Ajax crush Lyon

Ajax have moved to within touching distance of their first European final for 21 years. The Dutch side, who overcame Schalke in the quarterfinals, overwhelmed Lyon with a breathless display of attacking football.Ajax 4-1 Lyon (Traore 25′, 71′, Dolberg 34′, Younes 49′ – Valbuena 66′) Ajax stand on the verge of the Europa League final …

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Schalke knocked out by Ajax in Europa League thriller

Goals from Leon Goretzka, Guido Burgstaller and Daniel Caligiuri looked to be sending Schalke through to the semifinals. But Ajax hit back twice in extra time and progressed on aggregate.Schalke 3-2 Ajax AET. (Ajax win 4-3 on aggregate) (Goretzka 53′, Burgstaller 56′, Caliguiri 101′ – Viergever 111′, Younes 120′) Heartbreak for Schalke. They produced a …

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Europa League: Sorry Schalke fall to limp Ajax defeat

Schalke’s hopes of a successful season dangle by the thinnest of threads after an abject display condemned them to a quarterfinal loss to Ajax. Over in France, crowd trouble marred Lyon’s win over Turkey’s Besiktas.Ajax 2-0 Schalke (Klaassen 23′ pen., 53′) This game had been billed as a chance for Markus Weinzierl’s men to follow …

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Europa League last 16: Schalke oust luckless Mönchengladbach on away goals

Borussia Mönchengladbach seemed destined for the last eight of the Europa League when Mahmoud Dahoud gave them a 2-0 lead on the night. But Schalke produced a fine comeback, albeit with a chunk of luck, to progress.Borussia Mönchengladbach 2-2 Schalke (3-3 agg., Schalke win on away goals) (Christensen 26’, Dahoud 45+2′ – Goretzka 54’, Bentaleb …

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Europa League: Mönchengladbach have the edge ahead of Schalke showdown

Borussia Mönchengladbach play Schalke for the third time in less than two weeks as the two German sides battle for a place in the Europa League quarterfinals. The first leg finished 1-1 last week.Borussia Mönchengladbach coach Dieter Hecking believes his side has a “51 per cent chance” of reaching the Europa League quarterfinals as they …

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Europa League: Aubameyang hat trick seals Dortmund win

Borussia Dortmund stand within touching distance of a place in the knockout stages of the Europa League after a 3-1 win against Qabala. Dodo scored a late goal for the home side, but the Bundesliga side took the points. Qabala 1-3 Borussia Dortmund (Dodo 90′ – Aubameyang 31′, 38′, 72′) Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s excellent scoring form …

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Europa League: Hofmann fires Borussia Dortmund to first leg victory

Thomas Tuchel recorded his first competitive win as Borussia Dortmund coach in the Europa League third qualifying round. The Germans were made to sweat, but possess a lead going into next week’s return leg. Jonas Hofmann’s first-half strike has given Borussia Dortmund a slender lead in their UEFA Europa League third qualifying round tie with …

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