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Basel get the better of Lech for a third time

Basel 2-0 Lech Poznań
Birkir Bjarnason and Breel Embolo struck in Group I as the Swiss champions beat their Polish counterparts for the third time this season.

Birkir Bjarnason after giving Basel the lead
Birkir Bjarnason after giving Basel the lead ©AFP/Getty Images
  • Birkir Bjarnason puts Basel ahead with tidy control and neat finish
  • Breel Embolo removes any doubt with powerful 90th-minute strike
  • Sides met in UEFA Champions League qualifying this season – Basel won 3-1 away and 1-0 at home
  • 2016 UEFA Europa League final is at Basel's St. Jakob-Park
  • Next games: Basel v Belenenses, Fiorentina v Lech (22 October)
Mohamed Elneny after missing the target against Lech
Mohamed Elneny after missing the target against Lech©AFP/Getty Images
Lech's Tamás Kádár tangles with Basel's Breel Embolo
Lech's Tamás Kádár tangles with Basel's Breel Embolo©AFP/Getty Images
Birkir Bjarnason puts Basel in front
Birkir Bjarnason puts Basel in front©AFP/Getty Images




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