Ajax survive strong Lyon fightback as they progress to Europa League final

Ajax secured a place in their first European final for 21 years after surviving a huge scare in Lyon. The Dutch side, who played the final six minutes with 10 men, went through 5-4 on aggregate after losing 3-1 on the night, despite taking the lead through the 19-year-old Kasper Dolberg.

Lyon’s in-demand striker Alexandre Lacazette led the fightback with two goals in 79 seconds on the stroke of half-time and Rachid Ghezzal’s header, which deflected in off Nick Viergever, who moments later was sent off, resulted in a nail-biting finish.

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Source: Football News
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