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Benfica ease into semi-finals

Benfica eased into the Europa League semi-finals after Rodrigo Moreno's double secured a 2-0 home win over AZ Alkmaar.

Last season's runners-up won 1-0 in Holland in the first leg a week ago and took a step closer to a repeat final appearance after again proving too strong for AZ.

Rodrigo, who had a loan spell at Bolton earlier in his career and has been linked with Arsenal, opened the scoring six minutes before half-time and then added a second inside the final 20 minutes.

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