German side Borussia Monchengladbach are not taking anything for granted after learning they have drawn Young Boys from Swiss Super League in the Champions League playoff round.
The Bundesliga side were drawn on Friday against Bern-based Young Boys, who finished second last season.
The Foals will play the first leg away at the Stade de Suisse on Aug. 16. The second leg will take place at the Borussia Park on Aug. 23.
The Swiss first-division side entered the Champions League qualification in the...
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City could have been handed a much tougher fixture against Serie A side Roma or Ligue 1 outfit AS Monaco, but will be content with the draw and with the second leg being at the Etihad.
City will play the away leg on Tuesday, Aug. 16 with the return on Wednesday, Aug. 24.
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Borussia Monchengladbach goalkeeper Yann Sommer is set to miss the Champions League playoffs after suffering a twisted ankle.
Gladbach may have to rely on 28-year-old backup keeper Tobias Sippel, who has made only 38 appearances in the German top flight, in the two-legged clash as a result.
Switzerland international Sommer has injured his ankle ligament and, while the club have yet to confirm his expected return date, he will not be available in time for the start of the Bundesliga season on Aug....