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  • noun

Synonyms for Basle

a city in northwestern Switzerland

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A sterile performance in Basle put them in trouble early on.
Basle, watched by Germany manager Joachim Low who lives nearby, attacked with pace and controlled possession - something which was a familiar trait of Brendan Rodgers' side 12 months ago but seems to have gone astray with the integration of a number of summer signings - and no shortage of aggression.
Basle can be a tough side in their own back yard - Chelsea lost there in the group stage last season and Valencia in the Europa League - and Liverpool are probably just a bit too short at 11-10.
0 CHELSEA qualified for the Champions League knockout stages despite a limp performance as they were beaten by Basle for a second time in Group E.
JOSE Mourinho accepted responsibility for Chelsea's 2-1 Champions League defeat to Basle but fully expects his side to advance from Group E.
2 JOSE Mourinho's Chelsea were beaten in their Champions League Group E opener as Basle deservedly triumphed at Stamford Bridge.
The German club, whose Allianz Arena will stage the European final in May, had been embarrassed by a 1-0 loss to Basle three weeks ago at St Jakob Park.
Ironically, Basle have enjoyed a fine understanding on the pitch, having lost just once so far in this season's competition - to Benfica - and not at all in their domestic Swiss league since August.
Basle are best priced at 2-9 for this evening's contest, and even shorter at 1-33 to claim their 16th Super League crown and the market suggests it is only a matter of time before they do so.
FCBasle 1 Chelsea 2 DAVID Luiz's last-gasp freekick earned Chelsea a narrow victory over Basle in the Europa League semifinal first leg at St Jakob Park.
Clint Dempsey put Spurs ahead, before Mohamed Salah and Aleksandr Dragovic scored to put Basle on course for victory.
Basle conjured the first chance after five minutes, Anderson's hesitancy on the edge of the box allowing Fabian Frei a shot on goal, but the winger fired over.
ASHLEY YOUNG rescued Manchester United from an embarrassing defeat by Basle in a match which exposed worrying defensive shortcomings for Sir Alex Ferguson's men.
ASHLEY YOUNG rescued Manchester United from an embarrassing defeat to Basle in a match which exposed worrying defensive shortcomings for Sir Alex Ferguson's men.
Basle keeper Franco Costanzo saved a Shabani Nondo shot early on while Brad Friedel, playing his 100th game in a row for the home side, cleared a goalbound Mladen Petric header with his feet.