SPORT: CELTIC, LIVERPOOL AND SPURS OUT OF THE EUROPA LEAGUE
Republic of Ireland midfielder Darron Gibson came in for glowing praise for his performance in Everton’s 3-1 defeat of Young Boys last night.
The Toffees will be in today’s draw for the Europa League last-16 after beating the Swiss 7-2 on aggregate.
There was no happy return to Istanbul for Liverpool, who lost 5-4 on penalties to Besiktas.
Tottenham are also out, beaten 2-0 away to Fiorentina, with La Viola through 3-1 on aggregate.
While ten-man Celtic lost 1-0 to Inter Milan at the San Siro, with the Serie A side winning 4-3 on aggregate.