EUROPA LEAGUE

Sevilla boss Pablo Machin has called on his players to ‘lift their heads’ for Wednesday’s Europa League return leg against Lazio.
Sevilla boss Pablo Machin has warned his side’s Europa League clash against Lazio “is still in the balance” despite a 1-0 away victory in Rome.
There were clashes between rival groups of Ultras in Rome on Wednesday night ahead of Lazio’s clash against Sevilla in the Europa League.
Four Spanish clubs have learned their fate for the last 32 draw of this season’s Europa League following Monday’s draw in Nyom.
Villarreal boss Javier Calleja believes his side ‘have to correct’ their second-half performances after their 0-0 draw with Rapid Vienna.
Sevilla boss Pablo Machin warned his side ‘risk paying dearly’ if they play like did during their 3-2 win at Akhisar Belediyespor on Thursday.
Real Betis boss Quique Setien felt his side should have come away with more than a 1-1 draw against Milan as ‘we were completely dominant’ at times.
Sevilla's Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan stadium will compete with Vienna and Tbilisi for the right to host the 2021 Europa League final.
Real Betis Coach Quique Setien has hailed his side’s win in Milan which he believes will ‘give the team prestige’.
Milan will be without three first-team players for the visit of Real Betis on Thursday in the Europa League group stage.
Real Betis won their first European game in five years but Sevilla lost in Russia and Villarreal needed a late comeback draw in Moscow.
UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin has confirmed VAR technology will be introduced into European club competition from the 2019/20 season.
Real Betis Coach Quique Setien believes the state of the pitch Karaiskakis Stadium is a ‘problem’ for their Europa League clash with Olympiakos.
Pablo Machin has called on his Sevilla side to improve but believes defeats are ‘masking’ the many good things his side are doing.
Villarreal midfielder Santi Cazorla has noted Glasgow Rangers boss Steven Gerrard as his ‘role model’ ahead of Thursday’s Europa League clash.
Villarreal boss Javier Calleja has drawn comparisons between Glasgow Rangers and Leganes: “They will take advantage of set pieces.”
Real Betis, Sevilla and Villarreal have all discovered their opponents in this season’s group stages of the Europa League.
Sevilla boss Pablo Machin claimed his players were anxious in their 1-0 Europa League victory over Zalgiris on Thursday.
Sevilla boss Pablo Machin was a happy man after his side beat Ujpest 3-1 in Budapest in their second-leg Europa League qualifier.
Sevilla boss Pablo Machin was a happy man after his side beat Ujpest 3-1 in Budapest in their second-leg Europa League qualifier.
Pablo Machin has warned his Sevilla players not to be overconfident when they face Ujpest in a second-leg Europa League tie on Thursday.
New Sevilla boss Pablo Machin declared himself “satisfied” with his team’s performance in the 4-0 first leg Europa League win over Ujpest.
Nebojsa Vignjevic, boss of Hungarian outfit Ujpest, says Sevilla are “absolute favourites” ahead of their Europa League clash on Thursday.
Sevilla will face Ujpest in the second round of Europa League qualification after the Hungarian club defeated FK Neftchi 5-3 on aggregate.
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Marseille boss Rudi Garcia admitted his side missed Dmitri Payet after he was forced off in the Europa League final defeat by Atletico Madrid.
Jan Oblak revealed after Atletico Madrid’s 3-0 Europa League win over Marseille that he was still unsure if he will remain at the club.
Left-back Lucas Hernandez felt his Atletico Madrid team deserved to beat Marseille after a “very hard” year for the Spanish team.
Defender Juanfran said after Atletico Madrid’s victory over Marseille he believed Antoine Griezmann would still be at the club next season.
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