Clint Dempsey scores twice for Tottenham
BASEL, Switzerland -- American Clint Dempsey scored twice in regulation for Tottenham, only to see the English tumble out of the Europa League on Thursday night with a loss to Basel in a penalty shootout.
Basel won the shootout 4-1, after a 2-2 draw following 120 minutes took the aggregate score to 4-4 in the two-game semifinal series.
Chelsea stumbled into the final four after losing to Rubin Kazan, and Fenerbahce and Benfica also advanced in Europe's second-tier competition.
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