[ad#m1] St. Jakob Park | 11 Apr 13 | 4-4 on aggregate
FC Basel have reached the semi final of the 2012/13 UEFA Europa League after defeating Tottenham Hotspur in penalty shootout. This despite, a brace from American Clint Dempsey and Spurs managing to hold out the Swiss outfit with 10 men.
Schar, Streller, Frei & Diaz scored the penalties for Basel whereas Sigurdsson for Tottenham. Tom Huddleston and Emmanuel Adebayor missed the penalty for Spurs. Jan Vertonghen was red carded just before extra time came into play.
Basel – Sommer; P Degen, Schar, Dragovic, Park; F Frei, El-Nenny; Salah, Serey Die, Stocker; Streller
Tottenham Hotspur – Friedel; Walker, Dawson, Vertonghen, Naughton; Parker, Dembele; Dempsey, Holtby, Sigurdsson; Adebayor