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Bayer Leverkusen gets a difficult pass in the Europa League

In a duel of intense emotions, the Bayer Leverkusen managed to win at the last minute 3-2 (5-4 overall) over Qarabag of Azerbaijan and thus ensure a place in the Europa League Quarterfinals for the outstanding leader of the Bundesliga.

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The second half The duel was truly dramatic, Abdellah Zoubir and Juninho gave the visitors a 2-0 lead which, in addition to being surprising, seemed unattainable, before Jeremie Frimpong started the comeback behind the expulsion of Elvin Jafarquilyev.

He Qarabag footballer, received a red card in the 62nd minute when his team was winning 1-0 after cutting off an advance of his own Jeremie Frimpong on the right side, when he was the last man in defence.

Already in compensation time, The Czech Patrik Schick appeared first, finishing off a cross to the near post with his right leg in the 90+3′ and later with a lethal header in the last play of the game to give a hard-fought victory to the German team.

He Xabi Alonso’s Bayer Leverkusenreached the Quarterfinals of the Europa League with 5-4 on aggregate score, to extend their unbeaten streak to 37 games in all competitions this seasona record never achieved by any other Bundesliga team.


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