Ajax in charge after Grazer draw
By Neil Foster
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Emanuel Pogatetz gave the home side the advantage in the 59th minute but Wesley Sneijder gave the Dutch giants a vital away goal with his 79th minute strike.
Dinamo Kiev are in pole position after the first leg of their clash with Dinamo Zagreb after a 3-1 victory. The Ukrainian champions scored through Serhii Federove (32) and Jerko Leko (38) before Niko Kranjcar (41) pulled one back for Zagreb.
Oleg Gusev (82) gave the home side a two-goal cushion for the second leg with his late strike.
Celta Vigo are firm favourites to book their place in the group stage after beating Slavia Prague 3-0 at Estadio Balaidos.
Alexander Mostovoi opened the scoring in the 17th minute, and two quick goals after the break gave the home side a three-goal cushion for the second leg. Jesuli (50) and Edu (54) claimed the second half goals.