UEFA Cup: Shakhtar kill off Dynamo with a late late Ilsinho winner; Werder beat Hamburg on away goals to reach the final; Hearts lose the derby as their fans threaten Hibs’ Derek Riordan

Shakhtar Donetsk 2 – Dynamo Kiev 1 (Agg. 3-2) (UEFA Cup semi-final second leg, May 7, 2009) Shakhtar made their home advantage count after 17 minutes, Dario Srna whipped a dangerous cross into the Kiev box and, after the away defence failed to clear their lines, Jadson crashed home a super strike into the top corner. Ismael Bangoura levelled for Kiev minutes after the restart to bring the tie back all-square. Shakhtar won the match in the 89th minute trough a fine solo goal from Ilsinho.

Hamburg 2 – Werder Bremen 3 (Agg. 3-3*) (UEFA Cup semi-final second leg, May 7, 2009) (Longer highlights here.) Hamburg struck first against Werder, Ivica Olic running through to coolly slot in the opener. The hosts lead was short-lived, Diego started and finished a slick one-two to equalise on the half hour. Claudio Pizzarro gave Werder the lead when his shot from distance slipped through the keeper’s grasp. And Werder then took command of the game as Frank Baumann bundled a home a Diego corner with a diving header. Ivica Olic’s second of the match was too little, too late for Martin Jol’s side who were dumped out on away goals.

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Hearts 0 – Hibernian 1 (SPL, May 7, 2009) Hibs won the Edinborough derby, but the victory was not without controversy. Christos Karipidis was sent off for a professional foul on Derek Riordan 11 minutes from time, before Riordan dusted himself down to converted the resulting spot-kick. But immediately after the goal Hearts fans let themselves down as a few supporters invaded the pitch looking to start a fight with the goalscorer.

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IFK Gothenburg 3 – Gefle 0 (Allsvenskan, May 7, 2009) Pontus Wernblom set IFK on their way with a first half brace in the 27 and 37 minutes, before Ragnar Sigurdsson wrapped up the win with a third midway through the second half.

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Ruch Chorzow 1 – Legia Warsaw 0 (Puchar Polski, May 7, 2009) Pavol Balaz scored the only goal in the second minute of the match.

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Real Salt Lake 2 – LA Galaxy 2 (MLS, May 7, 2009) Robbie Findley’s diving header from a Clint Mathis corner handed RSL a 34th minute lead. The match then exploded in injury time at the end of the 90. Landon Donovan scored on a 90th minute penalty kick after RSL’s Will Johnson was called for a handball in the penalty box. Johnson made up for his mistake moments later when he converted a penalty kick of his own. But there was late late twist, Mike Magee drawing the GAlaxy level with a 93rd minute equaliser.

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Estudiantes 3 – Libertad 0 (Copa Libertadores, May 7, 2009) Mauro Boselli scored two for the Argentinean side, Gaston Fernbandez had opened the scoring after 30 seconds of the match.

Univ. de Chile 1 – Cruzeiro 2 (Copa Libertadores, May 7, 2009) Soares and Marquinhos put the Brazilian side into a commanding lead, Manuel Villalobos pulled one back five minutes from time.

Dep. Cuenca 2 – Caracas 1 (Copa Libertadores, May 7, 2009) On a pitch straight out of Sunday League, covered with water, Gabriel Chichero put Caracas in front only for a penalty from Rodrigo Texeira and Ismael Villalba to give the Ecuadorean side the victory.

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Fluminense 1 – Goias 1 (Copa do Brazil, May 7, 2009)

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Germany 3 – Turkey 1 (U17 European Championships, May 6, 2009) Hasan Ahmet Sari put Turkey into a 10th minute lead, but Kevin Scheidhauer levelled almost immediately for the Germans. Christopher Buchtmann’s opportunist goal early in the second half proved a decisive breakthrough and Shkodran Mustafi’s header clinched victory not long before Turkey were reduced to ten men.