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'Auf Wiedersehen!' Cologne follow Hertha and Hoffenheim out of the Europa League

“Auf Wiedersehen! Auf Wiedersehen!” chanted the jubilant Red Star fans as Cologne’s first foray into European competition in 25 years ended in a raucous, smoke-filled Marakana Stadium in Belgrade. Despite creating more and better chances, a single goal from midfielder Slavoljub Srnic midway through the first half was enough to end Cologne’s dreams of progressing to the knock-out rounds as ...

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Europa League: Cologne shock Arsenal, Hertha Berlin and Hoffenheim out

Cologne 1-0 Arsenal(Guirassy pen 62′) Sehrou Guirassy’s second half penalty sunk Arsenal and notched up Cologne’s second victory in this season’s Europa League. The Frenchman latched onto a return pass and hit the deck under pressure from compatriot Mathieu Debuchy, with replays suggesting minimal contact. Nevertheless, Guirassy took the penalty himself, sending his shot down the middle to beat David ...

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Germany's Europa League teams all head into Matchday 5 needing a win

Cologne vs. Arsenal, Thursday 7:00 p.m. (CET) Cologne fans won’t like to hear this but their team’s match against Arsenal on Thursday could be their last home game in European competition for some time. Mired in last place in the Bundesliga with just two points from their first 12  games, the Billy Goats are looking much closer to relegation to the ...

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