Kewell helps Galatasaray to win
Qantas Socceroo Harry Kewell came on at half time to help inspire Galatasaray to a 2-0 win against Kazakhstan’s Tobol in its 2nd Round Qualifying game of the UEFA Europa League.
Qantas Socceroo Harry Kewell came on at half time to help inspire Galatasaray to a 2-0 win against Kazakhstan-s Tobol in its 2nd Round Qualifying game of the UEFA Europa League.
With his Australian team captain Lucas Neill rumoured to be imminently joining him at the club, Kewell came off the bench with the tie delicately poised at 0-0 at half time and 1-1 on aggregate from the first leg.
Two second half goals from Mustafa Sarp and Servet Cetin saw Galatasaray through to the Third Qualifying Round, with the two legs to be played on July 30 and August 6.
Also in action was former Newcastle Jets keeper Ante Covic, keeping a clean sheet in Elfsborg-s 0-0 draw away at Hungary-s Haladas FC. Elfsborg advanced to the 3rd Qualifying Round after a 3-0 win in the first leg.
Scott Chipperfield did not play in FC Basel-s 4-1 win at Andorra-s FC Santa Coloma; Basel winning 7-1 on aggregate.
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