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"Dynamo have taken the upper hand in a tie by beating Young Boys in Kyiv," the UEFA said.

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Christian Fassnacht almost gave Young Boys late hope; but Ukrainian football midfielder Denys Garmash quickly made it 3-1.

The second leg is to be played in Switzerland on August 2.