Dynamo Kyiv wins 1st leg qualifiers

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Aug. 01, 2012 08:47
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Dynamo Kyiv's Artem Milevskiy, right, challenges for the ball against Harmet Singh of Feyenoord during their third qualifying round UEFA Champions League match at the Olympiyskiy national stadium in Kyiv, Ukraine, Tuesday, July 31, 2012.
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Dynamo Kyiv and Panathinaikos won-first leg matches in the third round of qualifying for the Champions League on Tuesday night.

Dynamo Kyiv beat 1970 European Cup champion Feyenoord 2-1 after an own goal by Lex Immers in the 56th minute and a 69th-minute goal by Ideye Aide Brown. Ruben Schaken gave Feyenoord a 1-0 lead in the 49th minute.

Panathinaikos won 2-0 at Scotland's Motherwell on goals by Lazaros Christodoulopoulos in the 14th and Charis Mavrias in the 76th.

Feyenoord is at home to Dynamo Kyiv on Aug. 7 and Panathinaikos will host Motherwell on Aug. 8 in the second legs.

Glasgow Celtic, Fenerbahce, Brugge, Copenhagen, Dinamo Zagreb, Anderlecht and Basel are among the club's with first-leg matches Wednesday, Aug. 1.


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