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Champions League results: Chelsea produce sensational comeback to draw against nine-man Ajax, Liverpool get past Genk, Borussia Dortmund beat Inter Milan

Champions League results: Chelsea produce sensational comeback to draw against nine-man Ajax, Liverpool get past Genk, Borussia Dortmund beat Inter Milan

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Chelsea battled from 4-1 down to claim what could be a valuable point with a 4-4 draw against Ajax in a thrilling match at Stamford Bridge.But the Blues may feel like they should have won the game as the visitors were reduced to nine men, while Cesar Azpilicueta had what he thought was the winning goal disallowed following a VAR check. Getty Images - Getty Azpilicueta’s celebrations were brutally cut short The blistering start set the tone for the epic with two goals inside the first five minutes – Jorginho’s penalty cancelling out a second-minute own goal by Tammy Abraham. Ajax then raced into a 3-1 lead through Quincy Promes’ goal while Kepa Arrizabalaga could do nothing when Hakim Ziyech’s corner struck the post before hitting the goalkeeper in the face
Ajax 2-3 Tottenham (3-3 on aggregate – Spurs win on away goals): Lucas Moura scores dramatic winner

Ajax 2-3 Tottenham (3-3 on aggregate – Spurs win on away goals): Lucas Moura scores dramatic winner

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Lucas Moura scored a dramatic 96th-minute winner to cap an astonishing Tottenham fightback against Ajax and set up an all-English Champions League final against Liverpool.Trailing 1-0 from the first leg, Spurs made the worst possible start in Amsterdam when a towering fifth-minute header by 19-year-old Ajax captain Matthijs de Ligt doubled the advantage for Erik ten Hag's exciting young side.Tottenham hit the post through Son Heung-min before Hakim Ziyech doubled Ajax's lead on the night with a sweeping finish after an assist by former Southampton winger Dusan Tadic. That left Spurs 3-0 behind on aggregate yet, in another pulsating semi-final, Mauricio Pochettino's side scored twice within fi...
Watch Dusan Tadic tear Real Madrid apart as Ajax stun Champions League holders

Watch Dusan Tadic tear Real Madrid apart as Ajax stun Champions League holders

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outrageous The former Southampton ace was the architect of the Dutch club's sensational victory at the Bernabeu Dusan Tadic set the Bernabeu on fire to inspire one of the most almighty Champions League shocks in recent memory. Ajax stunned Real Madrid by beating them 4-1 in their own back yard, sealing a 5-3 aggregate victory and eliminating the holders before the quarter-finals. Dusan Tadic and Hakim Ziyech celebrate And it was largely thanks to one man: former Southampton ace Tadic. Not only did he provide the assist for Hakim Ziyech’s opener with a smart cutback, he then turned on the magic for David Neres’ goal, and scored a screamer of his own for good measure. Surrounded by four Madrid players, he danced away from all of the...
General Dynamics begins manned live-fire testing of AJAX armored vehicle

General Dynamics begins manned live-fire testing of AJAX armored vehicle

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Sept. 15 (UPI) -- General Dynamics Land Systems U.K. has begun manned live-fire trials for its AJAX armored vehicle program, using the vehicle's CTA International 40mm autocannon, chain gun and smoke grenade launchers.The trials will last five months beginning with static firing positions against immobile point targets and gradually progress to a moving vehicle engaging moving targets. The testing will occur in West Wales, Great Britain."The start of the CT40 cannon manned industry firing phase is a significant milestone in the AJAX programme," Kevin Connell, vice president of General Dynamics Land System U.K., said."This cutting-edge capability that enables AJAX to pack a significant punch, alongside its wide-range of best-in-class sensors that makes it an Information Age platform, ensure...