Marseille snatch extra-time winner to beat Salzburg

Marseille snatch extra-time winner to beat Salzburg

Portuguese defender Rolando scored Marseille’s winning goal 15 minutes after coming on as a substitute

Marseille snatched a dramatic extra-time winner to reach the final of the Europa League after surrendering their two-goal first-leg advantage against Red Bull Salzburg.

Portuguese defender Rolando side-footed the decisive goal in the 116th minute from Dimitri Payet’s corner.

Amadou Haidara’s poked effort and a Bouna Sarr own goal had ensured the hosts took the tie into extra time.

Marseille will meet Atletico Madrid in the final in Lyon on 16 May.

More to follow.

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via BBC Sport – Football

May 3, 2018 at 02:57PM