Europa League

Europa League – Matchday 1 Recap

With 24 matches over seven hours on Thursday, Matchday 1 of Europa League is officially in the books. Though the bulk of the matchups went exactly as expected, there were definitely some surprises among the results. With three months of action remaining before the knockout stage begins in February, every club is still technically alive, …

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Europa League – Wolverhampton Wanderers v Braga

The Europa League group stage kicks off this week with all 24 matches of Matchday 1 being played tomorrow. We aren’t going to cover them all, instead focusing on a few matches based on the expected outcome of the match and noteworthy clubs of interest to our readership. At the moment, Manchester United is nominally …

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Europa League – Eintracht Frankfurt v Arsenal

The Europa League group stage kicks off this week with all 24 matches of Matchday 1 being played tomorrow. We aren’t going to cover them all, instead focusing on a few matches based on the expected outcome of the match and noteworthy clubs of interest to our readership. At the moment, Manchester United is nominally …

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Europa League – Manchester United v Astana

The Europa League group stage kicks off this week with all 24 matches of Matchday 1 being played tomorrow. We aren’t going to cover them all, instead focusing on a few matches based on the expected outcome of the match and noteworthy clubs of interest to our readership. At the moment, Manchester United is nominally …

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UEFA Qualifying Rounds – By the Numbers

With both the Champions League and Europa League group draws behind us, I wanted to look back at how we reached this point since the first match between Tre Penne and FC Santa Coloma kicked things off from Kosovo on 25 June. All 55 UEFA associations have had at least one club compete in European …

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Europa League: 2019-20 Group Draw

They finally got around to drawing the Europa League group stage early Friday afternoon, and the results should result in an exciting few months of football in Europe in the second-tier tournament.  There is currently no overwhelming favorite, and a couple of groups are relatively top heavy. Some of the “royalty” that avoided qualification have …

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