Conference League: in Bruges, regrets but also pride will be eternal

Conference League: in Bruges, regrets but also pride will be eternal
Conference League: in Bruges, regrets but also pride will be eternal

After leading for a long time, the Club missed a unique opportunity to play in the Conference League final due to a late penalty awarded against Mechele.


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By Vincent Josephy

Published on 8/05/2024 at 9:05 p.m.
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DGod how cruel high-level sport can be! While it seemed to have everything in hand to reach the final of the Conference League and thus write in golden letters one of the most beautiful pages of its recent history as well as that of Belgian football more generally, the Club conceded late, against Fiorentina and at the end of a Homeric fight, a division which ultimately smiled on the Italians. In the final, on May 29 in Athens, the Viola will challenge not the Brugesois but the winner of the duel between Atalanta and Marseille which will be played Thursday evening in Bergamo.



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