Swiss club records first-ever win on Russian soil
MOSCOW -- Basel moved a step closer to the Champions League second phase with a deserved 2-0 win at Spartak Moscow in their rearranged Group B match on Tuesday.
The Swiss side moved into second place behind Valencia, who has already qualified, and one point ahead of Liverpool, who the team meets in its final group game next week. A draw against Liverpool would be enough to take Basel through.
Spartak, who had hoped to end a 15-game winless streak in
Europe, has now lost all five of ...
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