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Griezmann fires Atletico to Europa League glory

French striker finds two lethal finishes to spearhead 3-0 win over Marseille in final Atletico Madrid’s Gabi and Fernando Torres lift the trophy as they celebrate winning the Europa League. Lyon: Antoine Griezmann was the hero for Atletico Madrid as the French striker scored twice in their 3-0 win over Marseille in Wednesday’s Europa League final, allowing his club to ...

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Atletico Madrid dominate Marseille to win third Europa League in nine years

Atletico Madrid have won the Europa League three times, the joint-most with Sevilla Antoine Griezmann scored twice as Atletico Madrid swept aside Marseille in Lyon to win the Europa League for the third time in nine years. France forward Griezmann opened the scoring by punishing Andre Zambo Anguissa’s poor touch to coolly slot home, then casually dinked in a second. ...

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Football: Villarreal boost Europa League hopes with late win over Valencia

MADRID: Villarreal moved to within touching distance of qualifying for the Europa League after Mario Gaspar scored a late winner to beat rivals Valencia on Saturday (May 5). Gaspar headed in Manuel Trigueros’ free-kick in the 86th minute at Estadio de la Ceramica to secure a dramatic 1-0 win over Valencia, who have also sealed their place in next season’s ...

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Arsenal to face CSKA Moscow in Europa League amid UK-Russia tension

Arsenal comfortably beat AC Milan on aggregate to reach the quarter-finals Arsenal have been drawn against Russian side CSKA Moscow in the Europa League quarter-finals. The Gunners will host the first leg at Emirates Stadium on 5 April with the return leg in Moscow a week later. Spanish side Atletico Madrid, who are second in La Liga, face Sporting Lisbon ...

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