On Thursday, 23. August 2018, FC Basel 1893 beat Apollon Limassol FC 3:2 (1:0) in their 1st leg, UEFA Europa League fixture at St. Jakob-Park. Ricky van Wolfswinkel (6. and 69.) and Eray Cömert (84.) scored for Red & Blue. These goals were tarnished by two Apollon goals at the beginning of the 2nd half (49. And 53.).