Soccer-Celtic earn late win, Fenerbahce capitalise on lifeline (Reuters)

By Pritha Sarkar LONDON, July 31 (Reuters) – A Kris Commons header gave former European champions Celtic a 1-0 win over Swedish side Elfsborg Boras while Fenerbahce made the most of their Champions League lifeline with a 1-1 draw against Salzburg in the first leg of their third qualifying round tie on Wednesday. Scottish champions Celtic, who reached the last 16 earlier this year following a memorable group stage win over Barcelona, appeared to be heading for a goalless draw at home until Commons broke the deadlock in the 76th minute by nodding home a cross from Emilio Izaguirre. …

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