Ostersund have been the surprise package of this year's Europa League. The tiny team from central Sweden has set itself apart with its success on the pitch and work in promoting intercultural dialogue.
Once again, Red Bull Salzburg emerged victorious from the battle of the Red Bull-backed clubs, with Leipzig at serious risk of missing the knockouts. Later on Thursday, in-form Frankfurt made short work of Marseillle.
Chelsea say they will take the "strongest possible action" against supporters who were found to have sung anti-Semitic chants during a Europa League match against Hungarian side Vidi on Thursday.
Eintracht Frankfurt have made it four wins in four and progressed to the latter stages of the Europa League. A 1-0 win at home did the business for Bayer Leverkusen too. RB Leipzig, meanwhile, are still in a scrap.
A banner criticizing UEFA for allowing two Red Bull franchises to compete in the Europa League was displayed ahead of kickoff between RB Salzburg and RB Leipzig. Hardcore Bayern Munich supporters were behind the stunt.
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