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UEFA Europa League News

Nov 14

Everton v Atalanta background

Eliminated already after taking just one point from four matches, Everton host an Atalanta side poised to prolong their first European campaign for 27 years into the spring.

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Nov 14

Lyon v Apollon background

Lyon need only avoid defeat on matchday five to confirm a top-two finish in Group E, although Apollon would keep alive their own hopes with a victory in France.

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Nov 14

Lokomotiv Moskva v København background

København will confirm progress with victory at Lokomotiv Moskva, but the Russian club are just a point behind in Group F and in need of the win themselves.

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Nov 14

Milan v Austria Wien background

Undefeated leaders of Group D, AC Milan are on the brink of qualification for the round of 32 as they host away-day specialists Austria Wien, whose own hopes are in the balance.

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Nov 14

AEK v Rijeka background

AEK Athens and Rijeka have different motives for seeking a victory on matchday five; while the Greek side could progress, their Croatian visitors need three points to stay in contention.

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Nov 14

Sheriff v Zlín background

Sheriff and Zlín both need of a positive result when they meet on matchday five; while victory could take the home team through, their visitors are out unless they come out on top.

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Nov 13

Partizan v Young Boys background

Partizan go into their Group B encounter with Young Boys knowing victory guarantees progress, bringing them springtime European football for the first time in 13 years.

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Nov 13

Maccabi Tel-Aviv v Slavia Praha background

Slavia Praha are looking to bounce back from their matchday four defeat to revive their Group A aspirations against a Maccabi Tel-Aviv side with only pride to play for.

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Nov 13

Ludogorets v İstanbul Başakşehir background

Ludogorets lead the way in Group C and could seal progress to the round of 32 against İstanbul Başakşehir, with the Turkish side needing victory to avoid eliminination.

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Nov 13

Astana v Villarreal background

The top two teams in Group A meet in Astana with the knowledge that one of them, or even both, could be celebrating qualification for the knockout phase.

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Nov 13

Skënderbeu v Dynamo Kyiv background

Dynamo Kyiv booked their round of 32 place last time out and could confirm themselves as Group B winners should they pick up another away victory at bottom side Skënderbeu.

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Nov 13

Braga v Hoffenheim background

Braga will ensure a fourth visit to the UEFA Europa League round of 32 if they complete the double over a Hoffenheim side desperate for a first away win in European competition.

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Nov 08

The English managerial success story shunned by the Premier League

Graham Potter has performed minor miracles in seven years with Swedish club Ostersund but never gets mentioned when a comparable job becomes available in EnglandGraeme Jones knew there was something atypical about the full-back who had joined him in si…

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Nov 05

Lyon claim derby spoils, Arsenal lose to City

Lyon posted a sixth consecutive win after a 5-0 victory in an interrupted Rhône derby, while Arsenal slipped further off the pace in England and AC Milan downed Sassuolo.

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Nov 03

Six associations interested in hosting 2020 club finals

UEFA has received declarations of interest from six member associations to host the finals of the UEFA Champions League, UEFA Europa League and UEFA Women’s Champions League.

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Nov 03

Marseille suspend Patrice Evra after kick at Marseille fan as Uefa takes action

• Uefa issues one-match ban and will discuss case at meeting on 10 November• Marseille charged after pitch invasion and setting off of fireworksMarseille have suspended the defender Patrice Evra after he aimed a kick at one of the club’s supporters bef…

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