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Chelsea’s  Ruben Loftus-Cheek scores his hat-trick goal  during the Europa League Group L match against Bate Borisov at Stamford Bridge. Photograph:   Bryn Lennon/Getty Images

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Dundalk’s Patrick McEleney competes for the ball against Bate Borisov on Tueday night in Belarus. Photograph: Inpho

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