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Jerome Boateng, Franck Ribery and Thomas Muller were on target for the champions

Fulham draw a blank in Hamburg

Hamburg 0 Fulham 0

Hodgson backs Fulham's spirit after road trip to Hamburg throws up fresh challenges

Fulham's battlebus rolled into Hamburg yesterday, the players disembarked, stared at the filling skies, and could have been forgiven for cursing their luck. Seventeen hours on a coach is no preparation for the biggest game in the club's history, and while it was broken up by an overnight stay in Munster a traffic accident on the autobahn yesterday added a frustrating three stationary hours to the journey.

Hamburg manager fighting for job

Hamburg SV coach Bruno Labbadia knows he could be out of a job if they fail to advance past Fulham in their Europa League semi-final.

Schwarzer: 'They should make Hamburg drive over for the second leg'

As Fulham head to Germany by road, and Liverpool take a train to Spain, Glenn Moore asks if they are losing a competitive edge

Fans angered by Europa decision

Fulham and Liverpool faced overland treks to Germany and Spain today with an army of fans resigned to staying behind and accusing UEFA of overlooking their Europa League plight.

Fulham furious over 450-mile coach trip to Hamburg

Fulham will today embark on a 24-hour road trip to Hamburg for the biggest game in the club's history after Uefa ruled that their Europa League semi-final tie must go ahead despite the cloud of volcanic dust that has caused travel chaos.

Fulham's Europa clash to go ahead

Fulham have confirmed that the first leg of their Europa League semi-final in Hamburg on Thursday will go ahead as planned.

Boateng linked with Manchester City transfer

Highly-rated Hamburg defender Jerome Boateng wants to leave the club at the end of the season.

Guerrero banned after throwing bottle at fan

Hamburg forward Jose Paolo Guerrero has been banned for five matches after throwing a bottle at a fan at the end of his side's 0-0 draw with Hannover on Sunday.

Hamburg star faces further action after throwing bottle at fan

Hamburg SV striker Paolo Guerrero, who threw a bottle at an angry fan on Sunday, may face a ban or even land in court after the German soccer federation and state prosecutor launched separate probes today.

Guy Demel rules out Sunderland move

Hamburg defender Guy Demel has ruled out a move to Sunderland despite claiming he could have doubled his wages.

Hamburg deny Demel Sunderland rumours

Hamburg chairman Bernd Hoffmann has revealed that he has received no bids for Ivory Coast international Guy Demel.

Nevland's sending-off dashes Fulham hopes

Roma 2 Fulham 1

Hamburg unfazed as rival fans plan to back Celtic

Hamburg manager Bruno Labbadia has no problems with fans from city rivals St Pauli swelling the Celtic support for tomorrow's Europa League Group C match at the Nordbank Arena.

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