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Frankfurt piled more hurt on Stuttgart with a 4-1 win, while Cologne overcame Hamburg. And Bayern Munich showed Leverkusen who was boss with a 3-0 home victory that wasn’t as close as the scoreline suggested.
Strikes either side of the break from Hakan Calhanoglu, Admir Mehmedi and Karim Bellarabi sends Leverkusen into the Champions League group stages for the ninth time in the club’s history.
Gladbach’s season has not gone to plan so far, and further evidence was supplied in Sunday’s defeat to Mainz. Too many unnecessary mistakes hindered them from making the usual impact, and it proved costly too.
Usain Bolt failed to impress in the semifinals, but he saved his best until last. In the highly anticipated 100 meters final in Beijing, he produced a stunning display to seal an important win for him and the sport.
With so much happening on matchday two of the Bundesliga, Jonathan Harding decided to wrap up the issues that struck a cord with him in his ‘harte Thesen’ (hard opinions) on the latest happenings in Germany’s top league.
The late match on Saturday turned out to be a great one, as Hamburg dramatically took all three points at home against Stuttgart. Bruno Labaddia’s side were helped by two minutes of madness from Florian Klein.
Both Hertha Berlin and Werder Bremen had to share the spoils on Friday night, but based on the chances the opening game of matchday two in the Bundesliga could have been won by either side.
Celtic was on course for a crucial first leg win in Glasgow with a two-goal lead, but a late strike means the momentum lies with Malmo. Rapid Vienna’s hopes of qualification have taken a blow with defeat to Shakhtar. An injury-time goal from Jo Inge Berget has kept Malmo’s dream of qualification alive despite losing 3-2 to Scottish champions Celtic.
It is the third consecutive time for Egypt to exit the qualifiers of African Cup of Nations. The Egyptian Football Association (EFA) has not been able to organise regular local tournaments. The last tournament it organised was the premier and Egypt cup, both held in 2015and throughout a period of nine months, despite the absence …
Ahmed El-Sheikh is said to have signed contracts with more than one club
Bayer Leverkusen will need to win at home in the second leg to reach the Champions League group stages after defeat in Rome. Lazio could be on the receiving end of disciplinary action by UEFA for racist chants.
68 athletes took four Golds, 20 Silvers and 16 Bronze medals