Europa League

Friday, May 8, 2015

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The Spanish side will take a significant advantage back to Italy but Myron Markevych's side surprised the heavily favoured home side at San Paolo on Thursday evening

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The reigning champions have one foot in the Europa League final thanks to a devastating display inspired by wing wizards Vitolo and Aleix Vidal, the latter scoring twice.

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Rafael Benitez's men are undone by a controversial equaliser from substitute from Yevhen Seleznyov, giving the Ukrainian side the advantage heading home for the return leg

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Unai Emery's men have one foot in the Europa League final after routing their Italian opponents courtesy of an Aleix Vidal double and a late strike from Kevin Gameiro

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Rafael Benitez's men took a deserved lead through David Lopez just after half-time but then conceded a controversial late goal from Yevhen Seleznyov

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The home side are formidable opposition at the Sanchez Pizjuan - can Vincenzo Montella's side come away with a result?

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Rafa Benitez's men play host in the first leg of this Europa League semi-final - follow the action live!

Thursday, May 7, 2015

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The Serie A side have set their sights on a spot in the final in Warsaw and are confident of causing an upset against the titleholders

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COMMENT: The 31-year-old could not make it off the bench for Argentina at the World Cup but could end a 50-year wait for his country's goalkeepers in European competitions

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Unai Emery's men are looking to secure a second consecutive European final appearance and our tipster expects them to score twice against a visiting side who have struggled lately

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The Serbia defender expects a difficult test against defending champions Sevilla but admitted he is glad to have steered clear of the coach who "knows how to play the big matches"

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The 19-year-old Ukrainian has played a prominent role in his side's run to the Europa League semi-finals and is now ready to take on Napoli for a place in Warsaw

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COMMENT: The Fiorentina boss has quickly carved out a reputation for himself as one of the continent's top young coaches and is now in with a chance of a Europa League crown

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

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The Europa League holders' manager has urged his defenders to be on their guard on Thursday night when they face Fiorentina in their semi-final first leg

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With just 11 goals to their name in 12 Europa League matches this season, Al Hain-Cole expects Myron Markevych’s shot-shy team to sit back and defend in Thursday's semi-final

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The Spaniard has won the Europa League twice before and will be confident of victory over a side who have never previously made it this far in continental competition

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As the reigning champions, the hosts are brimming with belief but are suitably wary of an Italian side who have already eliminated the likes of Tottenham and Roma

Saturday, April 25, 2015

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Napoli have been handed arguably the easiest draw in the Europa League semi-finals but the coach insists their opponents have proven themselves as a tough outfit

Friday, April 24, 2015