Robbie Neilson, head coach of Heart of Midlothian in during the pre-season friendly at Tynecastle Stadium on July 18, 2014
Hearts are dumped out of the Europa League in the second qualifying round courtesy of a 2-1 defeat to Maltese side Birkirkara.
Robbie Neilson, head coach of Heart of Midlothian in during the pre-season friendly at Tynecastle Stadium on July 18, 2014
Result: Hearts crash out of Europa League courtesy of defeat to Birkirkara
Hearts are dumped out of the Europa League in the second qualifying round courtesy of a 2-1 defeat to Maltese side Birkirkara.
Jul 21, 21:51
A general view of inside Pittodrie Stadium before the Scottish Premiere League match between Aberdeen FC and Motherwell FC at Pittodrie Stadium on May 11, 2014
Europa League qualifying round-up: Mixed results for Aberdeen, Hearts and Hibernian
Sports Mole rounds up Thursday night's Europa League second qualifying round ties featuring Scottish sides Aberdeen, Hearts and Hibernian.
Jul 14, 21:57
Manager of West Ham United Slaven Bilic looks on during the pre season friendly match between Southend United and West Ham United at Roots Hall on July 18, 2015
Slaven Bilic: 'Defeat would have been embarrassing'
West Ham United boss Slaven Bilic admits that it would have been "embarrassing" had his side lost their Europa League qualifier to minnows Birkirkara.
Jul 24, 08:32
Slaven Bilic of West Ham looks on during the UEFA Europa League second qualifying round (first leg) match between West Ham and FC Birkirkara at the Boleyn Ground on July 16, 2015
Slaven Bilic praises West Ham United's character after victory over Birkirkara
West Ham United coach Slaven Bilic praises his side's character as they scraped to a win on penalties over Birkirkara in the qualifying rounds of the Europa League.
Jul 24, 01:04
Manager of West Ham United Slaven Bilic looks on during the pre season friendly match between Southend United and West Ham United at Roots Hall on July 18, 2015
Result: West Ham United through to Europa League third qualifying round on penalties
West Ham United beat Birkirkara on penalties to book their place in the third round of qualifying for the Europa League proper.
Jul 23, 22:33
Manager of West Ham United Slaven Bilic looks on during the pre season friendly match between Southend United and West Ham United at Roots Hall on July 18, 2015
Half-Time Report: Ten-man West Ham United pegged back by Birkirkara
West Ham endure a nightmare first half in their Europa League qualifier against Birkirkara, having seen their aggregate lead cancelled out before James Tomkins saw red.
Jul 23, 20:36
Winston Reid in action for West Ham on December 7, 2014
Team News: Winston Reid misses out for West Ham United
Injured defender Winston Reid joins suspended duo Diafra Sakho and Dimitri Payet in missing West Ham United's Europa League second-round qualifier against Birkirkara.
Jul 23, 19:14
New West Ham manager Slaven Bilic looks on during the UEFA Europa League match between West Ham United and FC Lusitans at Boleyn Ground on July 2, 2015
Slaven Bilic backs West Ham United to progress in Europa League qualifying
Slaven Bilic backs West Ham to defeat Birkirkara in the second round of Europa League qualifying.
Jul 23, 12:35
Adrian in action for West Ham on January 1, 2014
Adrian: 'We need an early goal'
West Ham United goalkeeper Adrian believes that an early goal could be the difference ahead of the second leg of their Europa League tie with Birkirkara.
Jul 23, 04:23
Mark Noble of West Ham United celebrates scoring their first goal during the Pre Season Friendly match between Peterborough United and West Ham United at London Road Stadium on July 11, 2015
Mark Noble confident of West Ham United progress in Europa League qualifying
Mark Noble backs West Ham to see off Maltese side Birkirkara and reach the third round of Europa League qualifying.
Jul 22, 13:19
Aaron Cresswell in action for West Ham on December 28, 2014
Aaron Cresswell confident of Europa League progress
James Tomkins says that it will not be easy for West Ham United to beat Birkirkara in the second leg of their Europa League clash.
Jul 21, 22:26
Slaven Bilic, Manager of West Ham United, looks on during the Pre Season Friendly match between Peterborough United and West Ham United at London Road Stadium on July 11, 2015
Preview: Birkirkara vs. West Ham United
Sports Mole looks ahead to the second leg of the Europa League second-round qualifier between Birkirkara and West Ham in Malta.
Jul 21, 15:55
James Tomkins of West Ham celebrates after his goal during the UEFA Europa League second qualifying round (first leg) match between West Ham and FC Birkirkara at the Boleyn Ground on July 16, 2015
Result: Wasteful West Ham United leave it late to see off minnows Birkirkara
West Ham United will take a 1-0 advantage to Malta for the second leg of their Europa League qualification tie against Birkirkara, courtesy of a late James Tomkins goal.
Jul 16, 21:38
Mauro Zarate of West Ham is challenged by Paul French of FC Birkirkara during the UEFA Europa League second qualifying round (first leg) match between West Ham and FC Birkirkara at the Boleyn Ground on July 16, 2015
Half-Time Report: West Ham United being held by Maltese minnows Birkirkara
West Ham United and Birkirkara are locked at 0-0 after 45 minutes of their second-round Europa League qualifier in East London.
Jul 16, 20:32
Kevin Nolan in action for West Ham on December 2, 2014
Team News: Kevin Nolan handed West Ham United captaincy for Birkirkara test
West Ham United field a strong starting lineup for their Europa League second qualification first-leg tie against Birkirkara, while Kevin Nolan captain the Hammers.
Jul 16, 19:13
Kevin Nolan in action for West Ham on December 2, 2014
Kevin Nolan relishing Birkirkara clash
West Ham midfielder Kevin Nolan reveals that he is looking forward to the team's Europa League qualifier against Birkirkara.
Jul 16, 15:05
New West Ham manager Slaven Bilic looks on during the UEFA Europa League match between West Ham United and FC Lusitans at Boleyn Ground on July 2, 2015
Preview: West Ham United vs. Birkirkara
Sports Mole looks ahead to the first leg of West Ham United's tie in the second round of Europa League qualifying against Maltese side Birkirkara.
Jul 14, 19:23

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TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Manchester CityMan City66001851318
2Tottenham HotspurSpurs6420103714
3Arsenal6411157813
4Liverpool6411169713
5Everton6411104613
6Manchester UnitedMan Utd6402127512
7Crystal Palace6312107310
8Chelsea6312109110
9Southampton62227618
10West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom62227618
11Watford62131011-17
12Leicester CityLeicester6213811-37
13Burnley621358-37
14Hull City6213712-57
15Bournemouth621349-57
16Middlesbrough612369-35
17Swansea CitySwansea6114510-54
18West Ham UnitedWest Ham6105716-93
19Stoke CityStoke6024415-112
20Sunderland6015512-71