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Galatasaray left facing tough trip to Schalke

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Galatasaray midfielder Nordin Amrabat has admitted the ambitious Turkish team face an uphill task to stay in the Champions League after their 1-1 draw at home to Schalke 04 in the last 16, first-leg. 

Schalke goalkeeper Timo Hildebrand punches the ball clear under pressure from Galatasaray forward Didier Drogba, on February 20, 2013. Galatasaray face an uphill task to stay in the Champions League after a 1-1 draw at home in the last 16, first-leg.

The Royal Blues take a slim advantage back to Gelsenkirchen for the return leg on March 12 after Burak Yilmaz gave Galatasaray an early lead, before US midfielder Jermaine Jones levelled for Schalke on the stroke of half-time.

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