Sturm Graz win Austrian cup; Basel crowned Swiss champs; 9-man Tavriya win Ukrainian cup in extra time

Sturm Graz 1 – Wiener Neustadt 0 (Stiegl-Cup Final, May 16, 2010) Klemen Lavric’s 81st minute header wrapped up the Austrian cup final for Sturm.


Young Boys 0 – Basel 2 (Swiss Super League, May 16, 2010) Basel went ahead in the 39th minute when Valentin Stocker ran on to a long diagonal pass from Carlitos and cleverly flicked the ball over keeper Woelfi. Scott Chipperfield headed the second in the 61st minute from Stocker’s cross, although the Australia midfielder was lucky to escape injury when he failed to clear an advertising board in his celebration and fell flat on his face. Basel claimed the Swiss title, while Young Boys were forced into the runners-up spot for the third year running.


Tavriya Symferopol 3 – Metalurg Donetsk 2 (AET) (Ukrainian Cup Final, May 16, 2010) Despite being reduced to 9-men in extra time, Tavriya striker Lucky Idahor grabbed a 96th minute winner to claim a thrilling cup final.