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Classic UEFA Champions League play-offs 11
  • 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
Great UEFA Champions League qualifying shocks 11
  • Olympiacos drew a blank in both third qualifying round matches against Hapoel Beer-Sheva in 2016/17 with the Israeli side going through with a single goal in the tie
  • København beat Ajax 2-0 in Amsterdam to secure a shock 3-2 triumph on aggregrate in 2006
  • Luxembourger champions Dudelange upset Salzburg in 2012 to reach the third qualifying round, a 4-3 away defeat enough to see them progress on away goals
  • A hat-trick from substitute Lima helped Braga record a 4-3 win at Sevilla to seal a group stage berth in 2010