EUROPA LEAGUE

Fernando Llorente is hoping “luck” is on Sevilla’s side when they contest the Copa del Rey and Europa League finals later this month.
Spain boss Vicente del Bosque has confessed that Spanish clubs’ involvement in European finals make his initial Euro 2016 plans “a mess”.
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp believes Sevilla have the advantage ahead of the Europa League final on May 18.
Sevilla President Jose Castro has thrown a barb at King Felipe VI of Spain for not planning to attend his club’s cup finals this season.
Marcelino admits everyone at Villarreal has been affected by the club’s Europa League semi-final defeat to Liverpool.
Sevilla will be without left-back Benoit Tremoulinas for the Europa League Final against Liverpool due to a knee injury.
UEFA have defended the decision to host the Europa League Final between Sevilla and Liverpool at Basel’s St. Jakob-Park.
Jurgen Klopp celebrated Liverpool’s Europa League semi-final win over Villarreal but his touchline spat with Marcelino continued.
Villarreal Coach Marcelino accepted Liverpool deserved to win the Europa League semi-final but ‘wouldn’t be like Jurgen Klopp in victory.’
Kevin Gameiro says moments such as Sevilla’s Europa League semi-final win over Shakhtar Donetsk are why he plays football.
Sevilla right-back Mariano has respect for Europa League Final opponents Liverpool and believes the feeling is mutual.
Unai Emery wants Sevilla to ‘make history’ when they face Liverpool in their third consecutive Europa League Final.
Adil Rami sees a ‘hungry’ Sevilla ahead of the Europa League semi-final second leg with Shakhtar Donetsk.
Unai Emery believes Sevilla need ‘hearts, heads and our football’ in the Europa League semi-final second leg against Shakhtar Donetsk.
Bruno Soriano says Villarreal will attack Liverpool in the second leg of their Europa League semi-final.
Villarreal Coach Marcelino admits reaching the Europa League Final by getting a result at Anfield against Liverpool is a ‘motivation.’
Unai Emery insists Sevilla “will continue with our motto of challenging and dreaming” after Thursday’s 2-2 Europa League draw with Shakhtar Donetsk.
Marcelino has claimed that Liverpool “came for a draw” after Villarreal’s 1-0 victory over the Reds in the Europa League semi-finals on Thursday.
Sevilla midfielder Michael Krohn-Dehli will undergo surgery on Friday after suffering a “horrific” knee injury against Shakhtar Donetsk the night before.
Unai Emery reminds Sevilla ‘our success is based on enjoying each moment,’ with a ‘new opportunity to make history’ in the Europa League.
Alberto Moreno admits he wants to play former club Sevilla in the Europa League Final but the Liverpool left-back isn’t looking past Villarreal.
Jurgen Klopp has warned Liverpool not to expect Villarreal to roll over in the Europa League semi-final.
Roberto Soldado is hoping for ‘third time lucky’ as he prepares for Villarreal’s Europa League semi-final with Liverpool.
Marcelino accepts Liverpool are favourites for the Europa League semi-final but insists ‘Villarreal are not inferior.’
Santi Cazorla hopes former side Villarreal reach the Europa League Final and warns the first leg at El Madrigal will be the key game against Liverpool.
Jose Antonio Reyes will be unavailable for Sevilla’s Europa League game against Shakhtar Donetsk after an emergency appendix operation.
Eduardo Berizzo wants Celta Vigo to take a step towards the Europa League with a victory at Espanyol.
Like their Madrid counterparts, Sevilla and Villarreal have not been paired in the Europa League semi-finals as Shakhtar Donetsk and Liverpool await them.
Ernesto Valverde sympathised with Benat Etxeberria after the midfielder missed the decisive penalty in Athletic Bilbao’s quarter-final defeat to Sevilla on Thursday.
Marcelino insists Villarreal do not want Sevilla in the Europa League semi-finals “at all costs” after triumphing 6-3 over Sparta Prague on Thursday.
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