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Play-off first legs in photos 12
  • Trent Alexander-Arnold jumps for joy after his 35th-minute free-kick gives Liverpool the lead at Hoffenheim
  • James Milner's effort deflects off Håvard Nordtveit to make it 2-0 to Liverpool
  • Mark Uth retrieves the ball after giving Hoffenheim hope for the return with a late reply
  • CSKA Moskva defended resolutely before a last-gasp own goal gave them a 1-0 win at Young Boys
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  • Where might Gareth Bale be now if the 2010/11 play-offs had turned out differently? Tottenham were three down inside 28 minutes at Young Boys but pulled two back before a Peter Crouch hat-trick saw them win the return 4-0
  • The play-off round was introduced in 2009/10 and APOEL became one of the first beneficiaries, overturning a 1-0 first-leg deficit by beating København 3-1 to book their first-ever group stage berth
  • Bremen were also three goals up at home to ten-man Sampdoria in 2010/11 but the visitors nicked an away goal and were 3-0 up in the return only for Markus Rosenberg's last-gasp strike to force extra time where Claudio Pizarro pounced
  • Braga sealed their maiden group-stage appearance in 2010/11 via a crazy second leg at Sevilla, Lima scoring a hat-trick in a 4-3 triumph after the Portuguese side had arrived in Spain 1-0 ahead
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Third qualifying round in photos 13
  • The most thrilling first leg took place in Belgium as İstanbul Başakşehir came from two down at the break to lead Club Brugge 3-2
  • Stefano Denswil's second of the night ensured Club Brugge headed to Turkey off the back of a 3-3 draw
  • İstanbul Başakşehir rejoice as they won the second leg 2-0 to progress
  • Craig Gordon makes a save as Celtic and Rosenborg play out a goalless first leg but the Scottish side edged through 1-0 in the return