Club Brugge were held to a goalless draw against Dnipro in their Europa League quarterfinal first leg encounter at the Jan Breydel Stadion on Thursday.
The closest either side came to scoring was in the 27th minute when Brugge striker Jose Izquierdo found himself through on goal, but Dnipro goalkeeper Denys Boyko kept his composure to save brilliantly when Izquierdo seems odds-on to score.
Yevhen Konoplyanka could have earned Dnipro victory at the death but his angled strike was acrobatically saved...
Club Brugge progressed to the quarterfinals of the Europa League with a 5-2 aggregate win over Besiktas.
The match was perhaps not as one-sided as the scoreline suggests, with two late goals from Boli Bolingoli Mbombo required to make sure of their progress.
Tom de Sutter had earlier taken advantage of some lax goalkeeping to add to his goal from the 2-1 win in the first leg, meaning Ramon's fine strike for the Turkish side was merely a memory by the time the final whistle blew -- with Besiktas down...
Second half goals from Tom De Sutter and Lior Refaelov saw Club Brugge come from behind to beat Besiktas 2-1 in the UEFA Europa League round of 16 first-leg tie at Jan Breydel Stadium.
Gokhan Tore fired Turkey's Besiktas ahead in the 46th minute after a cautious first half but De Sutter levelled in the 62nd minute with Refaelov on target from the penalty spot.
The hosts showed a brief glimpse of attacking intent early in the clash when De Sutter was flagged offside after a break in the 18th minute...