NEWS
Friday March 17 2017
UEL draw: Celta to face Genk

Celta Vigo have been paired with Belgian outfit Genk in the quarter finals of the Europa League after progressing past FC Krasnodar.

Eduardo Berizzo’s men will host the Belgian side at Estadio Balaidos on Thursday 13 April before the away leg the following week.

Genk defeated fellow Belgian side Gent 6-2 in the previous round, while they also advanced 3-2 past Astra Giurgiu previously.

Their opponents are currently sitting in 8th in the Belgian First Division A, but are only two points off fourth and have never before met with the Galician side.

Ties to be played 13 & 20 April.

Europa League draw:

Ajax v Schalke

Anderlecht v Manchester United

Celta Vigo v Genk

Lyon v Besiktas

Football Italia website