Europa League Final at Amsterdam Arena
Europa League Final 2013 : Benfica v Chelsea
European champions FC Chelsea went through to the Europa League final after eliminating Swiss side Basel and will face Benfica in the historic clash at the beautiful Amsterdam Arena on May 15th. Europa League final tickets are for sale online!
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Chelsea beat FC Basel 3-1 in their Eurocups UEFA Europa League Semi-finals match at the Stamford Bridge in London. Chelsea's goals were scored by Torres (50'), Moses (52') and Luiz (59') and FC Basel's goalscorer was Salah (45 + 1').
Salah crisply lifted the ball over Cech's dive to score just one minute before the break making the score Chelsea 2-2 Basel on aggegate - with the Blues still ahead on away goals.
Fernando Torres opened the scoring for Chelsea at 50 minutes in the second half, Scooping the rebound into the roof of the net after Lampard's shot was parried. Chelsea went ahead two minutes later with a goal from Moses past Sommer after Torres's heavy touch knocked the ball in front of him. And seven minutes later David Luiz netted a stunning long shot into the top corner - a left foot curler from 25 yards.
Chelsea hosted Basel at Stamford Bridge in the second leg of their Europa League semi-final. The Blues held the advantage going into the second-leg clash after David Luiz's injury time free-kick gave them a 2-1 victory over the Swiss champions at St Jakob Park.
Chelsea (4-2-3-1): Cech; Azpilicueta, Ivanovic, Cahill, Bertrand; David Luiz, Lampard; Ramires, Hazard, Moses; Torres. Subs: Turnbull, Ferreira, Terry, Ake, Oscar, Benayoun, Mata.
Basel (4-2-3-1): Sommer; Steinhofer, Schär, Sauro, Voser; Elneny, F Frei; Salah, Serey Die, Stocker; Streller. Subs: Vailati, Diaz, Ajeti, Park Joo-ho, D Degen, Cabral, Zoua.
Referee: Jonas Eriksson (Sweden).
Benfica beat Fenerbahce 3-1 in their Eurocups UEFA Europa League Semi-finals match at the Estádio do Sport Lisboa e Benfica in da Luz) (Lisbo. Benfica's goals were scored by Gaitán (9') and Cardozo (35', 66') and Fenerbahce's goalscorer was Kuyt (pen 23').
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