UEFA to introduce a third European club competition from 2021
Alongside the UEFA champions League and the UEFA Europa League, the European Football authority plans to introduce a third European club competition from 2021. The decision still subject to ratification by the UEFA executive committee is said to be a strategy to further boost the body's revenue as well as provide a competition for smaller…
Villarreal boost Europa League hopes with late win over Valencia
Villarreal moved to within touching distance of qualifying for the Europa League after Mario Gaspar scored a late winner to beat rivals Valencia on Saturday.
Europa League offers last chance for Wenger to sign off a winner
Arsenal have little time to digest Arsene Wenger's long-awaited decision to end his 22-year reign as a Europa League semi-final with Atletico Madrid offers the outgoing manager a chance to salvage some of his lost credit with the club's fans. Wenger admitted he stepped aside to unite a fanbase fed up with years of mediocre…
Arsenal play Atletico in Europa League semis
Arsenal will face Atletico Madrid in the semi-finals of the Europa League in a mouth-watering clash of two big clubs that have taken a backseat in their domestic leagues in recent years.
Arsenal draw CSKA Moscow in Europa League
English club Arsenal will take on CSKA Moscow after the clubs were drawn together in a Europa League quarter-final in Nyon on Friday at a time of strained relations between Britain and Russia. British Prime Minister Theresa May this week expelled 23 Russian diplomats over the nerve agent poisoning of a former spy, and said…
Wenger wants top-four over Europa
Arsenal can sustain a Europa League challenge but a top-four finish in the Premier League would be the best way to reach next season’s Champions League, manager Arsene Wenger has said.
Bailly off as Man Utd squeeze into Europa final
Manchester United survived a sizeable scare to reach their first Europa League final after a nervy 1-1 draw with Celta Vigo on Thursday completed a 2-1 aggregate victory.
Ajax into Europa League final
Dutch giants Ajax secured their ticket to the Europa League final on Thursday despite losing 3-1 away to Lyon in their semi-final second leg.