Giroud is the hero of the evening, Lang makes first CL goal


Olivier Giroud is the big star of the evening in Group E of the Champions League. Chelsea's player scored no less than four goals in the game against Seville (0-4). Giroud is the first Chelsea player to do so in a Champions League game.

Vilhena further in Europa League

Earlier in the evening, Krasnador secured a 1-0 victory over Rennes for a ticket to the Europea League. Former Feyenoord player Tonny Vilhena's team finished third in group E, and the French have already been beaten.

In group F Borussia Dortmund had enough in the 1-1 against Lazio to reach the eighth finals. Dortmund had to do the job against Lazio without super striker Erling Haaland, the 20-year-old suffers from a hamstring injury and is temporarily eliminated.

Flat before half time it seemed that the team from Germany didn't matter much, Raphaƫl Guerreiro made it 1-0. But after the break Ciro Immobile made the equalizer for Lazio from the dot.

Underground struggle

In Bruges the club of Noa Lang and Ruud Vormer FC Zenit got a visit. It turned out to be an easy evening, Bruges sent the Russians back home empty-handed, 3-0. Lang signed a quarter of an hour before time up close for the third goal.

In the last game of the group stage, next Tuesday, it's on or under for both Club Brugge and Lazio. In a mutual duel, the teams compete for the last ticket for the knockout phase of the Champions League.

 

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