Tag Archives: Europa League

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Below-strength Man United move into Europa League last eight

08 August, 2020 10:35 am 10:35 am

MANCHESTER (Reuters) – Former Europa League winners Manchester United booked a quarter-final spot in the tournament after their second-string side laboured to a 2-1 home win over LASK Linz on Wednesday to seal a 7-1 aggregate rout of the Austrian side. United’s reward is a clash with FC Copenhagen in Cologne on Monday after the … Read More

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Chelsea’s Sarri storms off on eve of Europa League final

05 May, 2019 12:07 pm 12:07 pm

BAKU (Reuters) – Chelsea coach Maurizio Sarri, whose future at Stamford Bridge is in question, stomped away from a training session before Wednesday’s Europa League final, visibly angry as he threw his hat to the ground and kicked it. Video of the incident which took place late on Tuesday showed Sarri exchanging words with defender … Read More

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Manchester City crush Watford 6-0 to complete treble in style

05 May, 2019 10:55 am 10:55 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Majestic Manchester City crushed Watford 6-0 in the FA Cup final to become the first team to win the English treble of league championship and both domestic cups in the most emphatic way imaginable. The victory matched the competition’s record final win — set when Bury beat Derby County 116 years ago … Read More

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Brazilian Luiz extends Chelsea deal by two years

05 May, 2019 9:51 am 9:51 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Chelsea defender David Luiz has signed a two-year contract extension until 2021, the Premier League club announced. Brazil international Luiz has made 48 appearances across all competitions this season, helping the London club secure a top-four finish and reach the Europa League final where they face London rivals Arsenal. “I’m so happy … Read More

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Chelsea beat Slavia 4-3 to book Europa League semi

04 April, 2019 9:49 am 9:49 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Chelsea reached the Europa League semi-finals by beating Slavia Prague 4-3 in a roller-coaster game on Thursday, helped by a Pedro brace in a first-half onslaught before withstanding a comeback bid by the Czechs after the break. Chelsea, who will face Eintracht Frankfurt in the last four, were cruising 4-1 at halftime … Read More

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Arsenal take 2-0 advantage over Napoli in Europa League

04 April, 2019 11:28 am 11:28 am

LONDON (Reuters) – An Aaron Ramsey strike and a Kalidou Koulibaly own goal gave Arsenal a 2-0 victory over Napoli in the first leg of their Europa League quarter-final on Thursday – and a rare and valuable clean sheet to take to Italy in a week’s time. Arsenal took the lead in the 14th minute … Read More

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Chelsea too strong for Kiev, Arsenal slump in Europa League

03 March, 2019 12:13 pm 12:13 pm

PARIS (Reuters) – Chelsea outclassed Dynamo Kiev 3-0 in the first leg of their Europa League last-16 tie on Thursday but Arsenal face an uphill task to make the quarter-finals after slumping to a 3-1 defeat at French club Rennes. Napoli, Dynamo Zagreb, Villarreal and Valencia will also take victories into next week’s second legs, … Read More


Arsenal, Chelsea march into Europa League last 16

02 February, 2019 10:37 am 10:37 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Arsenal and Chelsea put patchy domestic form behind them to reach the Europa League last 16 and they were joined by fellow big guns from Italy on a night of rip-roaring action in the continent’s second-tier competition on Thursday. Arsenal beat BATE Borisov 3-0 after a 1-0 first-leg defeat by the Belarus … Read More

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Arsenal lose at BATE as Chelsea, Napoli and Inter win in Europa League

02 February, 2019 10:47 am 10:47 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Arsenal suffered a shock 1-0 defeat at BATE Borisov on a night forward Alexandre Lacazette will want to forget after being sent off late on, while Chelsea, Inter Milan and Napoli all won away in Europa League last 32 first-leg ties on Thursday. Spanish sides Sevilla, Valencia and Villarreal also tasted victory … Read More


Manchester United defender Jones extends deal to 2023

02 February, 2019 3:34 pm 3:34 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Manchester United defender Phil Jones has signed a new deal that will keep him at Old Trafford until 2023, the Premier League club said. England international Jones is the latest player to commit his future to the club following French forward Anthony Martial and midfielder Scott McTominay who both signed new deals … Read More

Once halted by Progres, Rangers advance in Europa League

07 July, 2018 8:30 am 8:30 am

(Reuters) – A year after being humbled by Luxembourg part-timers Progres Niederkorn, Rangers advanced to the second round of the Europa League qualifiers with a 2-0 aggregate win over FC Shkupi but manager Steven Gerrard concedes his new side are way short of where they need to be. The Scottish club’s defeat at the same … Read More