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Turkey win knocks stuffing out of hosts

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Turkey´s Arda Turan stunned Switzerland with an injury-time winner at a rain-soaked St Jakob-Park Stadium on Wednesday to knock the Euro 2008 co-hosts out of the tournament.

Hakan Yakin opened the scoring for Switzerland in the 32nd minute but substitute Semih Senturk´s equaliser shortly before the hour mark left both teams searching for their first win in Group A and in the bottom two places of the group.

Just as the game looked to be headed for a draw, Arda struck from the edge of the area to claim a 2-1 win for Turkey.

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