Besiktas eliminated from UEFA Europa League
Istanbul team was defeated by Malmo in 6th and final week of UEFA Europa League group matches
By Fatih Erel
Turkey's Besiktas has been eliminated from UEFA Europa League after losing to Sweden's Malmo.
In the sixth and final week of the league Group I matches on Thursday, the Black Eagles was defeated by Malmo 0-1 at home in Istanbul.
Malmo's Antonsson scored the goal at 51st minute. Besiktas' Quaresma was sent off at 65th minute as he was shown red card.
In the other group match, Belgium's Genk beat Norway’s Sarpsborg 4-0 at home in Genk.
From Group I, Genk and Malmo have qualified for UEFA Europa League round 32.
The draw ceremony of UEFA Europa League round 32 will be held in UEFA headquarters in Nyon, Switzerland on Monday.Anadolu Agency website contains only a portion of the news stories offered to subscribers in the AA News Broadcasting System (HAS), and in summarized form. Please contact us for subscription options.