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Europa League: 10-man Ajax hit back to stun Schalke 3-0, Olympique Lyonnais win marathon shootout against Besiktas

Europa League: 10-man Ajax hit back to stun Schalke 3-0, Olympique Lyonnais win marathon shootout against Besiktas

Schalke`s defeat, following Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund`s elimination from the Champions League this week, meant that there were no German semi-finalists in either of the European competitions for the first time since 2004/05.

Europa League: Ajax Amsterdam win, Manchester United held, trouble delays match at Lyon

Europa League: Ajax Amsterdam win, Manchester United held, trouble delays match at Lyon

European football has still not been completely eradicated when crowd trouble delayed the start of Olympique Lyonnais` match at home to Turkish side Besiktas by 45 minutes.

Louis van Gaal quashes retirement rumours, to decide on football coaching after his sabbatical year

Louis van Gaal quashes retirement rumours, to decide on football coaching after his sabbatical year

Gaal, who lead Ajax Amsterdam to the Champions League title in 1995 and won league titles with Barcelona, AZ Alkmaar and Bayern Munich,

Champions League playoff: Sergio Aguero hits treble despite two penalty misses in Manchester City's 5-0 first leg win over Steaua Bucharest

Champions League playoff: Sergio Aguero hits treble despite two penalty misses in Manchester City's 5-0 first leg win over Steaua Bucharest

Former European champions Ajax Amsterdam were held 1-1 at home by Russians Rostov while Croatian champions Dinamo Zagreb also had to settle for a 1-1 draw at home to Austrians Salzburg.