Europa League quarterfinals

Chelsea advances to Europa semifinals

April 11, 2013
By Press Association
Fernando Torres' Europa League hot streak continued as Chelsea advanced to the semifinals despite a 3-2 loss to Rubin Kazan at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow. Chelsea moved on by virtue of 5-4 aggregate.

Torres, who scored twice in the 3-1 first-leg win, struck his 19th of the season after four minutes, but thereafter Chelsea endured a difficult evening on the synthetic surface.

Three goals in 13 second-half minutes, two of them for Rubin, had Chelsea worried, as Ivan Marcano ...

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