Thursday night saw Europa League Quarterfinals for 3 Premier League teams including Tottenham, Chelsea, and Newcastle United. Video highlights are available for readers in the U.S. (courtesy of FOX).
Chelsea are now the only remaining team in European competition. It is quite possible that they could be holders of the Champions League title as well as the Europa League title simultaneously. The Europa League final will be played on May 15 with the Champions League final coming 10 days later on the 25th. Chelsea lost their second leg but advance on aggregate. Tottenham drew 2-2 with Basel but lost on penalties while Newcastle also drew but were knocked out on aggregate score.
Rubin Kazan 3-2 Chelsea (Chelsea advance 5-4 on aggregate)
Basel 2-2 Tottenham (4-4 aggregate, Basel advance on penalties 4-1)
Newcastle United 1-1 Benfica (Benfica advance 4-2 on aggregate)
Lazio 1-1 Fenerbahce (Fenerbahce advance 3-1 on aggregate)