EUROPA LEAGUE

Real Sociedad right-back Joseba Zaldua believes the Basques are still capable of fighting for a Europa League place this season.
Sevilla will face Russian side Zenit St Petersburg in the Europa League quarter-finals following Friday’s draw in Nyon.
Marcelino wished former club Sevilla “every success in defending their title” after they eliminated Villarreal from the Europa League on Thursday.
Unai Emery highlighted Sevilla’s ‘mental toughness’ as a key reason for their Europa League progression into the quarter-finals at the expense of Villarreal.
Marcelino has promised Villarreal will fight for their Europa League future despite trailing Sevilla 3-1 from the first leg.
Unai Emery has reiterated that Sevilla’s Europa League tie with Villarreal lasts 180 minutes and, as such, isn’t over after the first leg.
Marcelino has admitted that Villarreal face an uphill battle to reach the Europa League quarter-finals following Thursday’s 3-1 defeat by Sevilla in the last 16.
Unai Emery says Sevilla are only ‘moderately’ happy with their 3-1 victory over Villarreal in the first leg of their Europa League last-16 tie on Thursday.
Sevilla boss Unai Emery has replied to Marcelino’s suggestion that his midfield players are over-aggressive.
Villarreal boss Marcelino is concerned over the aggression shown by Sevilla’s midfielders ahead of their Europa League Last 16 first leg clash.
Unai Emery is ready to think about Sevilla’s Europa League tie with Villarreal following the chaotic 4-3 win over Deportivo La Coruna.
Unai Emery has maintained that Sevilla’s immediate priorities lie in La Liga, not the Europa League, ahead of Saturday’s trip to Deportivo La Coruna.
Sevilla and Villarreal will take each other on in the Europa League last 16 after both clubs were paired together during Friday’s draw in Nyon.
Unai Emery lavished praise on Sevilla for prolonging their Europa League dream after their elimination of Borussia Monchengladbach on Thursday.
Ernesto Valverde accused Athletic Bilbao of going missing after their 5-4 Europa League elimination at the hands of Torino on in the last 32 Thursday.
Marcelino hailed Villarreal’s response to going a goal down against Red Bull Salzburg following their 3-1 victory in the Europa League on Thursday.
Marcelino has said that while Villarreal respect Red Bull Salzburg, they are of the firm believe they will remain in the Europa League.
Unai Emery is relishing Sevilla’s Europa League second leg against Borussia Monchengladbach. “We all want to play these games.”
Ernesto Valverde isn’t expecting an easy game when Torino visit Athletic Bilbao in the Europa League second leg.
Ernesto Valverde has admitted that Athletic Bilbao’s Europa League tie with Torino “is still up in the air” following Thursday’s 2-2 draw in the first leg.
Unai Emery was impressed by the intensity shown by Sevilla during their 1-0 victory over Borussia Monchengladbach in the Europa League on Thursday.
Marcelino has conceded that Villarreal should have beaten Red Bull Salzburg by a greater margin in the Europa League on Thursday.
Marcelino has admitted that he does not consider Villarreal to be favourites in their Europa League last-32 tie against Red Bull Salzburg.
Unai Emery says Sevilla will be seeking a first-leg advantage when they open their Europa League last-32 tie with Borussia Monchengladbach on Thursday.
Athletic Bilbao boss Ernesto Valverde says his team must respect opponents Torino in the last 32 of the Europa League.
Sevilla boss Unai Emery has warned of the dangers posed by Borussia Monchengladbach after the Europa League draw.
Villarreal boss Marcelino says he is happy with the Europa League draw after seeing his side paired with Austrian outfit Red Bull Salzburg.
Sevilla and Athletic Bilbao have been handed tough draws in the last 32 of the Europa League.
Marcelino praised the simplicity of Villarreal's 2-0 victory at Apollon Limassol in the Europa League on Thursday.
Unai Emery insists Sevilla are ready to defend their Europa League crown after confirmation of progress into the knockout stages. "We're not afraid of our rivals."
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