Tottenham completed a week of "incredible comebacks" as they beat Ajax Amsterdam by three goals to two (3:2). Tottenham Hotspurs qualified on an away goal rule after they had lost the first leg in the new Tottenham stadium in the first leg by one goal to nothing. 24 hours prior to Tottenham's incredible achievement, Liverpool completed a comeback of their own by walloping Barcelona by four goals to nothing at the revered Anfield Stadium. The following are football historic records made by the two English "giants":
Lucas Moura scored a dramatic 96th-minute winner to cap a brilliant hat-trick as Tottenham fought back from three goals down on aggregate to stun Ajax 3-2 on Wednesday and set up a Champions League final against Liverpool.
Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool heroes were hailed for their "stupendous" and "impossible" comeback on Wednesday after obliterating Barcelona to reach the Champions League final at a frenzied Anfield.
The ban on Chelsea signing players over the next two transfer windows remained largely in place after FIFA issued their ruling on the London club's appeal on Wednesday.
Atletico Madrid captain Diego Godin announced on Tuesday that he will leave the club at the end of the season.
Kompany's thunderous strike puts Manchester City in pole position to retain the English Premier League06 May 2019
Manchester City moved to within one win of retaining the Premier League title as captain Vincent Kompany's thunderous strike earned a nervy 1-0 win over Leicester City on Monday.
The Referees Association of Ghana have released a statement to the effect that the referees officiating the ongoing Normalisation Committee's Special Competition will stop officiating in the competition until the committee pay them the monies due them.
Liverpool emerged victorious from a bruising battle against Newcastle to remain in the hunt for the Premier League title, but may have sustained too many wounds to summon a Champions League semi-final comeback against Barcelona on Tuesday.
Mamelodi Sundows failed to qualify for the CAF Champions League final after only managing a goalless draw against Wydad Casablanca in the second leg of their semi-final.