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Second seed Nadal was on course for a comfortable victory before Tsitsipas turned the match around to prevail 3-6, 2-6, 7-6 (7/4), 6-4, 7-5 in a seismic upset.

Having been denied on a number of occasions by Sweden keeper Robin Olsen, the 35-year-old attacker made no mistake when presented with a free kick just before halftime.

Ajax’s Champions League trip to AEK Athens descended into chaos after a petrol bomb exploded inside the stadium and visiting fans were embroiled in bloody clashes with police and Greek supporters.

Roberto Martinez’s side has become the first European nation to secure a spot in next year’s tournament, although hosts Russia, Brazil, Iran, Japan and Mexico have already secured their positions