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IN­TER MI­LAN 2 SCHALKE 5 Quar­ter-fi­nal, first leg, 2010-11

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Is it a bird? Is it a plane? Nope, it’s Manuel Neuer head­ing clear a through-ball with a Su­per­man dive 27 sec­onds into a Champions League tie. Un­for­tu­nately for the Schalke goal­keeper, De­jan Stankovic was lurk­ing on the edge of the cen­tre cir­cle and fired a first-time vol­ley over Neuer’s head. The 89 min­utes that fol­lowed were no less en­thralling, a 33-year-old Raul rolling back the years thanks to aw­ful de­fend­ing by the hold­ers.

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