Europa League

Wayne Rooney of Manchester United scores his team's second goal from a penalty kick during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Aston Villa at Old Trafford on March 29, 2014
Wayne Rooney eyes European finish
Wayne Rooney stresses the importance of Manchester United qualifying for European football next season.
Apr 19, 10:52
Valencia's forward Paco Alcacer celebrates his goal with teammates during the UEFA Europa League quarterfinal second leg football match Valencia CF vs FC Basel at the Mestalla stadium in Valencia on April 10, 2014
Top five second-leg comebacks
Sports Mole rounds up five of the best second-leg comebacks in European football.
Apr 11, 11:59
Valencia's forward Paco Alcacer celebrates his goal with teammates during the UEFA Europa League quarterfinal second leg football match Valencia CF vs FC Basel at the Mestalla stadium in Valencia on April 10, 2014
Sevilla draw Valencia in Europa League semi-finals
Sevilla are drawn Spanish rivals Valencia in the semi-finals of the Europa League, while Benfica will take on Serie A side Juventus.
Apr 11, 11:21
Juventus head coach Antonio Conte shows his dejection during the Serie A match between ACF Fiorentina and Juventus at Stadio Artemio Franchi on October 20, 2013
Antonio Conte criticises Juventus supporters after win over Lyon
Antonio Conte chooses to criticise the Juventus supporters after his side booked their spot in the Europa League semi-finals.
Apr 11, 03:09
Lyon's French coach Remi Garde looks on during the UEFA Europa League football match Real Betis vs Olympique Lyonnais at the Benito Villamarin stadium in Sevilla on September 19, 2013.
Lyon boss Remi Garde: 'We almost caused an upset'
Lyon manager Remi Garde insists that his players gave a good account of themselves during their defeat to Juventus.
Apr 11, 01:54
Sevilla coach Unai Emery watches on during a game with Atletico Madrid on August 18, 2013
Sevilla boss Unai Emery proud of Porto scalp
Sevilla boss Unai Emery says that he is proud of his team after watching them qualify for the last four of the Europa League.
Apr 11, 00:47
Juventus' midfielder Claudio Marchisio celebrates after scoring during the UEFA Europa League quarter-final football match Juventus vs Olympique Lyonnais, on April 10, 2014
Juventus midfielder Claudio Marchisio: 'We rode our luck'
Juventus midfielder Claudio Marchisio says that his side needed a degree of luck to see off Lyon in the Europa League.
Apr 10, 23:35
Valencia's forward Paco Alcacer celebrates his goal with teammates during the UEFA Europa League quarterfinal second leg football match Valencia CF vs FC Basel at the Mestalla stadium in Valencia on April 10, 2014
Result: Valencia produce second-leg thrashing of Basel to win tie 5-3 on aggregate
Valencia sensationally turn around a three-goal first-leg deficit by beating Basel 5-0 on the night after extra time and proceeding to the Europa League semi-finals.
Apr 10, 22:45
Juventus' midfielder Andrea Pirlo celebrates after scoring during the UEFA Europa League quarter-final football match Juventus vs Olympique Lyonnais, on April 10, 2014
Result: Juventus see off Lyon
Juventus beat Lyon 2-1 to proceed to the semi-finals of the Europa League after winning the tie 3-1 on aggregate.
Apr 10, 22:18
Sevilla's French forward Kevin Gameiro celebrates after scoring during the UEFA Europa League quarterfinal second leg football match Sevilla FC vs FC Porto at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan stadium in Sevilla on April 10, 2014
Result: Sevilla thrash Porto to reach final four
Sevilla thrash Porto 4-1 to win the tie 4-2 on aggregate and reach the semi-finals of the Europa League.
Apr 10, 22:03
Benfica's Spanish forward Rodrigo Machado celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the UEFA Europa League quarterfinal second leg football match SL Benfica vs AZ Alkmaar at the Luz stadium in Lisbon on April 10, 2014
Result: Rodrigo fires Benfica to Europa League semi-finals
Rodrigo Machado scores twice as Benfica ease past AZ Alkmaar 2-0 to reach the Europa League semi-final.
Apr 10, 22:00
A general shot of the Europa League trophy on June 24, 2013
Live Commentary: Europa League quarter-final second legs - as it happened
Relive a dramatic night of Europa League action as Benfica, Juventus, Sevilla and Valencia all book their place in the semi-finals of the competition.
Apr 10, 19:00
Lyon's French coach Remi Garde looks on during the UEFA Europa League football match Real Betis vs Olympique Lyonnais at the Benito Villamarin stadium in Sevilla on September 19, 2013.
Lyon boss Remi Garde: 'We need a miracle'
Lyon boss Remi Garde believes that his side is unlikely to reach the semi-finals of the Europa League following their 1-0 defeat to Juventus.
Apr 4, 00:51
Valencia's Head Coach Juan Antonio Pizzi looks on during his team's Europa League football match against Dynamo Kyiv (Kiev) on February 20, 2013
Juan Antonio Pizzi "ashamed" of Valencia display
Valencia manager Juan Antonio Pizzi says that he is "ashamed" of his side's performance against Basel in the Europa League.
Apr 4, 00:35
Porto's French defender Eliaquim Mangala (3L) celebrates with teammates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Europa League quarter-finals first leg football match against Sevilla FC on April 3, 2014
Result: Eliaquim Mangala gives Porto the win
Porto edge past Sevilla 1-0 thanks to Eliaquim Mangala's first-half header.
Apr 3, 22:08
FC Basel's Argentinian midfielder Matias Emilio Delgado reacts after scoring the team's A goal during the UEFA  2014,Europa League quarter-final first leg football match against Valencia on April 3, 2014
Result: Basel cruise past Valencia
Basel take a huge step towards the Europa League semi-finals with a 3-0 win against Valencia at St Jakob Park.
Apr 3, 22:03
Benfica's Maxi Pereira (L) and Guilherme Siqueira celebrate after their teammate scored a goal during the UEFA Europa League Quarter final first leg football match against AZ Alkmaar on April 3, 2014
Result: Eduardo Salvio fires Benfica to first-leg victory
Eduardo Salvio's goal is enough for Benfica to edge past AZ Alkmaar 1-0 in their Europa League quarter-final first-leg clash.
Apr 3, 21:58
Juventus' Italian defender Leonardo Bonucci (R) scores during the UEFA Europa League (C3) quarter final football match Olympique Lyonnais (OL) vs Juventus Turin, on April 3, 2014
Result: Juventus edge past Lyon
Juventus beat Lyon 1-0 at the Stade de Gerland courtesy of Leonardo Bonucci's late winner.
Apr 3, 21:56
Juventus' Argentinian forward Carlos Tevez shoots and scores his second goal during the Italian Serie A football match Hellas Verona Vs Juventus on February 9, 2014
Half-Time Report: Lyon, Juventus goalless at interval
Lyon are holding Juventus to a goalless draw at the Stade de Gerland.
Apr 3, 20:52
A general shot of the Europa League trophy on June 24, 2013
Live Commentary: Europa League quarter-finals - as it happened
Sports Mole brings you live coverage of this evening's four Europa League quarter-final fixtures.
Apr 3, 19:00
Lyon's French coach Remi Garde looks on during the UEFA Europa League football match Real Betis vs Olympique Lyonnais at the Benito Villamarin stadium in Sevilla on September 19, 2013.
Lyon boss Remi Garde anticipating stern Juventus test
Lyon manager Remi Garde admits that his side have a mountain to climb when they take on Juventus in the Europa League.
Apr 3, 01:19
Claudio Marchisio of FC Juventus in action during the pre-season friendly match between FC Juventus A and FC Juventus B on August 11, 2013
Claudio Marchisio urges Juventus response
Juventus midfielder Claudio Marchisio says that his side want to respond to their defeat against Napoli with a victory in their Europa League tie against Lyon.
Apr 1, 19:56
Valencia's forward Paco Alcacer celebrates his goal with Valencia's midfielder Fede Cartabia during the UEFA Europa League Round of 16 football match Valencia CF vs PFC Ludogorets Razgrad at the Mestalla stadium in Valencia on March 20, 2014
Juan Antonio Pizzi: 'We will not give up Europa League fight'
Valencia boss Juan Antonio Pizzi hopes that his side can still secure Europa League football this season.
Mar 30, 19:01
Sandro of Tottenham Hotspur in action during the UEFA Europa League Play-Offs, second leg match between Tottenham Hotspur and FC Dinamo Tbilisi at White Hart Lane on August 29, 2013
Sandro: 'Tottenham Hotspur feel more confident after Europa League performance'
Tottenham Hotspur's Sandro believes that the team have "more confidence" following their Europa League match against Benfica.
Mar 22, 14:15
Manager Mauricio Pochettino of Southampton on the touchline during the Barclays Premier League match between Southampton and Norwich City at St Mary's Stadium on March 15, 2014
Mauricio Pochettino: 'Europa League qualification would be achievement'
Southampton manager Mauricio Pochettino believes that qualifying for Europe this season would be a big achievement for the club.
Mar 21, 14:59
Sevilla's forward Jose Antonio Reyes celebrates after scoring during the UEFA Europa League Round of 16 football match Real Betis Balompie vs Sevilla FC at the Benito Villamarin stadium in Sevilla on March 20, 2014
Sevilla 'accused of trashing of Real Betis dressing room'
Sevilla are reportedly accused of trashing Real Betis's away dressing room following the Europa League victory in the last-16 tie.
Mar 21, 13:40
Juventus' Spanish foward Fernando Llorente (L) celebrates after scoring a goal during the Serie A football match between AC Milan and Juventus at San Siro stadium in Milan on March 2, 2014
Juventus draw Lyon in Europa League quarter-finals
Serie A champions and favourites for the Europa League Juventus draw Lyon in the quarter-finals.
Mar 21, 12:29
Juventus' midfielder Andrea Pirlo celebrates after scoring a free kick during UEFA Europa League round of 16, second-leg football match Fiorentina vs Juventus at Artemio Franchi stadium in Florence on Marc 20, 2014
Live Coverage: Europa League quarter-final draw - as it happened
Sports Mole brings you live updates of the Europa League quarter-final draw in Nyon, Switzerland.
Mar 21, 12:10
Benfica's Ezequiel Garay in action against Napoli on August 9, 2013
Benfica defender Ezequiel Garay: 'We were prepared for Tottenham Hotspur'
Benfica defender Ezequiel Garay says that his side was well prepared for the threat posed by Tottenham Hotspur.
Mar 21, 01:14
Juventus' midfielder Andrea Pirlo celebrates after scoring a free kick during UEFA Europa League round of 16, second-leg football match Fiorentina vs Juventus at Artemio Franchi stadium in Florence on Marc 20, 2014
Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba hails match winner Andrea Pirlo
Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba hails his teammate Andrea Pirlo after the striker scores the winner against Fiorentina in the Europa League.
Mar 21, 00:55
Tottenham Hotspur's English interim manager Tim Sherwood celebrates during the English Premier League football match between Southampton and Tottenham Hotspur at St Mary's Stadium in Southampton, southern England on December 22, 2013
Tottenham Hotspur boss Tim Sherwood: 'Players are on my side'
Tottenham Hotspur manager Tim Sherwood insists that he still has the dressing room on side at White Hart Lane.
Mar 20, 23:27
Juventus' midfielder Andrea Pirlo celebrates after scoring a free kick during UEFA Europa League round of 16, second-leg football match Fiorentina vs Juventus at Artemio Franchi stadium in Florence on Marc 20, 2014
Andrea Pirlo: 'Victory was well deserved'
Andrea Pirlo insists that Juventus's 1-0 victory over Fiorentina in the Europa League second leg was "well deserved".
Mar 20, 22:59
Sevilla's forward Jose Antonio Reyes celebrates after scoring during the UEFA Europa League Round of 16 football match Real Betis Balompie vs Sevilla FC at the Benito Villamarin stadium in Sevilla on March 20, 2014
Result: Sevilla beat Real Betis in penalty shootout to reach quarter-finals
Sevilla book their spot in th quarter-finals of the Europa League thanks to a 4-3 penalty shootout win over Real Betis.
Mar 20, 22:54
Jonatan Soriano of FC Salzburg celebrates after the first goal during the UEFA Europa League Round of 16 match between FC Salzburg and FC Basel 1893 at Stadion Salzburg on March 20, 2014
Result: Ten-man Basel overcome Red Bull Salzburg in Europa League last 16
Basel come from a goal behind to beat Red Bull Salzburg 2-1 at the Red Bull Arena.
Mar 20, 22:14
Nabil Ghilas of FC Porto scores their first goal during the UEFA Europa League Round of 16 match between SSC Napoli and FC Porto at Stadio San Paolo on March 20, 2014
Result: Porto edge past Napoli to progress
Porto draw 2-2 with Napoli to secure a 3-2 aggregate success in their Europa League last-16 tie.
Mar 20, 22:00
Tim Sherwood manager of Tottenham Hotspur looks on ahead of the Barclays Premier League match between Hull City and Tottenham Hotspur at KC Stadium on February 1, 2014
Tim Sherwood hits out at Jorge Jesus after Europa League exit
Tim Sherwood admits that he took pleasure in seeing Jorge Jesus look worried before Benfica secured their progress in the Europa League.
Mar 20, 21:31
Benfica's Brazilian forward Rodrigo Lima celebrates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Europa League Round of 16 football match SL Benfica vs Tottenham Hotspur FC at the Luz stadium in Lisbon on March 20, 2014
Result: Tottenham Hotspur out of Europa League following draw with Benfica
Benfica hold Tottenham Hotspur to a 2-2 draw to secure a 5-3 aggregate victory in their Europa League last-16 tie.
Mar 20, 19:56
Juventus' midfielder Andrea Pirlo celebrates after scoring a free kick during UEFA Europa League round of 16, second-leg football match Fiorentina vs Juventus at Artemio Franchi stadium in Florence on Marc 20, 2014
Result: Andrea Pirlo strikes to knock out Fiorentina
Andrea Pirlo scores the only goal of the second leg as Juventus beat Fiorentina to book their spot in the quarter-finals of the Europa League.
Mar 20, 19:53
Lyon's French forward Bafetimbi Gomis, defender Mouhamadou Dabo, midfielder Maxime Gonalons Lyon's and midfielder Jordan Ferri celebrate during the last 16 second-leg UEFA Europa League football match FC Viktoria Plzen vs Olympique Lyonnais on March 20, 2
Result: Lyon advance to quarter-finals of Europa League despite defeat
Viktoria Plzen defeat Lyon 2-1 at the Struncovy Sady, but exit the Europa League following their 4-1 first-leg defeat.
Mar 20, 19:52
Valencia's forward Paco Alcacer celebrates his goal with Valencia's midfielder Fede Cartabia during the UEFA Europa League Round of 16 football match Valencia CF vs PFC Ludogorets Razgrad at the Mestalla stadium in Valencia on March 20, 2014
Result: Valencia comfortably advance to quarter-finals
Alcacer Paco's second-half goal helps Valencia advance through to the quarter-finals of the Europa League.
Mar 20, 19:49
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