Europa League

Handanovic: Inter’s captain armband is an honour

Samir Handanovic dubbed it an honour and a great responsibility to wear Inter Milan's captain armband. Inter handed over the armband to the veteran goalkeeper following Mauro Icardi's controversy about his future at...

Magnin tips Napoli for Europa League glory

FC Zurich Coach Ludovic Magnin admits his side were eliminated by a strong Napoli team and went on to tip Napoli to win the tournament. The...

Emery tips Arsenal for Europa League triumph

Unai Emery has included Arsenal as "one of six" sides who can win the Europa League despite suggesting it would be too close to call. The Gunners...

Obstinate Sarri not moved by sack rumours

Maurizio Sarri has promised to stick to his footballing philosophy amid unrest from Chelsea fans and sack rumours. Sarri,60, is unwilling to compromise his Sarri-ball-...

Koscielny calls for calm & focus ahead of Arsenal’s big night

Arsenal captain Laurent Koscielny believes playing with "calmness and focus" will be key if they are to overturn their 1-0 deficit to BATE Borisov in the Europa League.

Ancelotti rates Napoli’s season as a 7/10

Napoli manager Carlo Ancelotti has given his side a seven out of 10 for their efforts this season ahead of Thursday's Europa League clash with FC Zurich.

Sarri confident he will be at Chelsea for a ‘long time’

Maurizio Sarri remains confident he will be at Chelsea for a "long time" yet, despite the lingering doubts surrounding his future.

Emery tells Ozil what he must do to save Arsenal career

Arsenal manager Unai Emery has revealed what the out of favour Mesut Ozil must do in order to regain his spot in the line-up.

Defiant Rodgers optimistic of an upset

Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers is confident of staging an upset in Valencia if they can rattle the hosts with an early goal in their Europa...

Machin wary of Lazio’s comeback threat

Sevilla boss Pablo Machin has urged his side to finish up the game against a dangerous Lazio team on Wednesday night. Sevilla the record holders in...

Zola backs Chelsea to overcome difficult hurdles ahead

Chelsea's assistant boss Gianfranco Zola is optimistic the club can emerge victorious in their challenging run of games ahead. The Blues responded to Man City's 6-0 reverse...

Joe Cole on Arsenal and Chelsea comparison

Former Chelsea midfielder Joe Cole believes Chelsea managers are under more pressure to win trophies than their Arsenal counterparts. The assertion came after Arsenal's shocking 1-0...

Luiz: Chelsea players are in support of Sarri

Chelsea defender David Luiz has revealed that manager Maurizio Sarri has the backing of the entire squad despite the outrageous scorelines in recent weeks. The...

Barkley & Giroud hail Chelsea’s ‘vital’ win

Ross Barkley and Olivier Giroud were pleased to help Chelsea bounce back following a narrow 2-1 Europa League win at Malmo FF on Thursday.

Machin warns Sevilla not to take Lazio lightly

Sevilla manager Pablo Machin warned his squad that their Europa League tie with Lazio is still in the balance following Thursday's 1-0 first leg win.

Sarri warns Chelsea to cut out defensive mistakes

Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri had a word of warning for his players following Thursday's 2-1 first leg win at Malmo FF in the Europa League.

Marcelino happy with Valencia’s 2-0 win at Celtic

Valencia coach Marcelino Garcia Toral is pleased to take home such a strong advantage following their 2-0 first leg win at Celtic in the Europa League.

Cech rues Arsenal defeat: “We’ve made it difficult for ourselves”

Goalkeeper Petr Cech lamented Arsenal's inability to convert their chances following a shock 1-0 first leg defeat to BATE Borisov in the Europa League on Thursday.

Ancelotti feels Napoli should have scored more

Napoli boss Carlo Ancelotti claims his team should have scored more goals despite sealing a 3-1 Europa League victory at FC Zurich. Lorenzo Insigne, Jose Callejon...

Inzaghi remains bullish after loss

Simone Inzaghi remained bullish about his team's chances of qualifying to the next stage of the Europa League after losing 1-0 to Sevilla at home. Yassim Ben Yedder scored the only goal of the game to...

Cardiff City continue to refuse to pay Emiliano Sala’s transfer fee

Cardiff City will continue to refuse to pay Emiliano Sala's transfer fee from Nantes and plan to inform FIFA that the contract is not legally binding.