Fidelity bank banner Bayelsa State banner
Arsenal, Atletico, Marseille, Salzburg reach Europa League semis

By News Express on 13/04/2018

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon Share on Google+

Views: 637


  

 

Salzburg, Marseille, Atlético and Arsenal are the semi-finalists in the UEFA Europa League. 

Salzburg beat Lazio 6-5 on aggregate, scoring four goals in 20 minutes of the second half to edge out the Italians. Italians had won the first leg 4-1.

French team Marseille ousted the Bundesliga team Leipzig 5-2.

Arsenal survived a scare and drew 2-2 with CSKA Moscow, going through with 6-3 aggregate. Atletico endured a 0-1 loss at Sporting Lisbon, to go through 2-1 aggregate.

In Moscow, Fedor Chalov and Kirill Nababkin scored for CSKA to set Arsenal nerves jangling, as the hosts looked to overturn a 4-1 deficit from the first leg.

But Danny Welbeck pulled one back before Aaron Ramsey levelled the scores on the night in stoppage time.

It was another night of comebacks in a crazy midweek in Europe, with Marseille and Red Bull Salzburg producing stirring performances to overturn first-leg deficits and go through.

Salzburg lost 4-2 to Lazio in Rome last week but won 4-1 in the return in Austria, despite Ciro Immobile giving the Italians a second-half lead on the night.

The hosts proceeded to score four times in 20 minutes to advance 6-5 on aggregate.

Marseille recovered from losing 1-0 away to RB Leipzig last week, and from falling behind to the Germans inside two minutes in the return at the Velodrome, as they won 5-2 on the night to progress 5-3 on aggregate.

A brilliant Dimitri Payet finish for Marseille’s fourth was a highlight as they made it through to a first European semi-final since 2004.

Atletico Madrid are also through, and remain the favourites to win the trophy in Lyon next month — they were beaten 1-0 on the night away to Sporting Lisbon but progressed 2-1 on aggregate. (NAN)

Source News Express

Posted 13/04/2018 04:33:31 AM

 

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon Share on Google+


 

CLASSIFIED ADS

REVEALED: 3 natural ways to get stronger erections, last 25 minutes on bed, and increase manhood size without using drugs. Also, Natural Prostrate Enlargement Remedy.. Get In HERE...

 

You may also like...
Boko Haram scientists find solution to fuel crisis,...

Leo Stan Ekeh, 5 others nominated Technology Times...

Human factor critical to the success of shipping...

Why we’re yet to charge corrupt people to...

Nasarawa legislators insist on Al-Makura’s impeachment process

Chinese firm seeks to establish headquarters in Calabar...

Alleged N1.64bn fraud: Ex-Governor Nyame knows fate May...

HURIWA says fraud allegations against NEMA DG spurious...

Ebonyi to launch vigilance group

5,300 fraudulent bank employees get the boot

Anambra community leaders express shock over relocation of...

NLC kicks against return of toll gates

 

Latest News Boko Haram kills 30 in Borno Police summon Melaye over alleged shooting Why we can’t release Dasuki despite court orders: FG Governors demand drastic action to end killings NPA set to host International Maritime Conference Security operatives, others in emergency meeting as Apapa traffic worsens FG set to deploy 300,000 new N-Power beneficiaries FAAC deadlock: NNPC can’t continue spending public funds without approval – Governors Turaki blames Buhari administration for lingering Boko Haram war •Informs PDP BoT of presidential ambition Romance with Nigeria’s Presidency may spell doom for International Criminal Court: Intersociety 13 suspected Boko Haram fighters convicted in Senegal There’s too much bloodshed in the country — Sultan

 

Most Read NUDE PHOTO OF OMOTOLA JALADE-EKEINDE surfaces online (362,922 views) Nigerian female sex addict opens up, says ‘I like it with both men and women’ (358,912 views) Shameless Genevieve Nnaji exposes breasts in public (287,282 views) Finally named: The full list of friends of Nigerian female sex addict who prowled Facebook (235,747 views) OLUMBA OLUMBA OBU (the one who called himself God) IS DEAD (215,021 views) Igbo scholar disgraces Femi Fani-Kayode •Demolishes claims on Igbo/Yoruba history with facts and figures (212,794 views) Breaking News: POPULAR REVEREND CONVERTS TO ISLAM in Kaduna (Nigeria) (186,880 views) OBJ’s son reported dead in Lagos plane crash •Names of more victims emerge (168,814 views) THE FINAL DISGRACE: Igbo scholar unleashes more facts about Igbo/Yoruba history, finishes off Femi Fani-Kayode with second article (156,474 views) My wasted years in Olumba Olumba Obu’s Evil Brotherhood (153,076 views) Lagos plane crash: Journalist releases victims’ names (147,886 views) Gunmen kill ASP, 2 other police officers in vain bid to kidnap Rivers PDP chieftain (139,064 views)

 

Categories Advertorials (3) African Press Organisation (81) Art & Literature (52) Business & Economy (3,358) Business Verdict (45) Columnists (888) Complaints & Requests (94) Enterprise & Opportunities (207) Entertainment (516) Features (616) Global Business Monitor (286) International (2,147) Interview (157) Live Commentary (28) Love Matters (127) News (37,296) Opinion (1,024) Pidgin (10) Politics (5,619) Religion (786) Sports (1,612) Stock Watch (33) AMA & Al Jazeera Global Update

 

CBN banner

Firstmobile banner

 

 

NEWS EXPRESS TV

FRANCE vs CROATIA 4-2 Highlights & Goals 2018

 

APO Group Partner

 

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

GOCOP Accredited Member

GOCOP Accredited member

 

 

Africa Media Agency and Al Jazeera

Advertisement