Young Boys 3-3 Atalanta: Luis Muriel rescues a late point for visitors in six-goal thriller

Young Boys 3-3 Atalanta: Luis Muriel rescues a late point for visitors in six-goal Champions League thriller after Swiss side fought back twice to lead… with Group F hanging in the balance

Atalanta and Young Boys played out a rollercoaster clash in the Champions League, with Luis Muriel scoring late on to rescue the visitors a point and leave Group F open.

Duvan Zapata netted an early opener on 10 minutes for the Serie A club, before Theoson Siebatcheu equalised to leave Young Boys’ hopes of qualifying intact.

Jose Luis Palomino and Vincent Sierro then traded goals after the half-time restart, before Silvan Hefti handed the hosts a surprise lead in another dramatic twist. 

Luis Muriel scored a late leveller for Atalanta at Young Boys to leave Group F in the balance

Young Boys fought back twice from behind to lead 3-2, but were pegged back by Muriel's goal

Young Boys fought back twice from behind to lead 3-2, but were pegged back by Muriel’s goal

However, there was still time for Muriel to convert three minutes from time, meaning that Villarreal, Atalanta and Young Boys are still able to reach the next round.

More to follow. 

Silvan Hefti (L) picked out the top corner as the hosts moved in front in another dramatic twist

Silvan Hefti (L) picked out the top corner as the hosts moved in front in another dramatic twist

Duvan Zapata opened the scoring on 10 minutes, before both teams shared five more goals

Duvan Zapata opened the scoring on 10 minutes, before both teams shared five more goals

Jordan Siebatcheu was on target again for Young Boys to keep alive their qualification hopes

Jordan Siebatcheu was on target again for Young Boys to keep alive their qualification hopes

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