Europa League

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...

Keown: Arsenal’s display the worst under Emery

Arsenal's recent loss to BATE Borisov in the Europa League is the club's worst display since Unai Emery's appointment, according to former defender Martin Keown. The Gunners slumped...

Emery confident Arsenal can still qualify

Arsenal’s European ambitions may be hanging by a thread after their shocking defeat in Belarus but coach Unai Emery is confident his side can still...

Spalletti on Inter’s win and Icardi

Luciano Spalletti was elated to see Inter Milan secure a narrow win against Rapid Vienna in the Europa League and went on to explain Mauro...

Keown slams Ozil’s current situation in Arsenal

Ex-Arsenal defender Martin Keown is keen on knowing the current situation with embattled German midfielder Mesut Ozil. Mesut Ozil was once again snubbed in the Gunner's...

Spalletti: Icardi pulled himself out of the Inter Milan squad

Mauro Icardi withdrew himself from the Inter Milan team that will take on SK Rapid Vienna after being stripped of the captaincy, says manager Luciano Spalletti.

Ozil, Ramsey & Sokratis out for Arsenal’s Europa League game

Manager Unai Emery has announced that Mesut Ozil, Aaron Ramsey and Sokratis Papastathopoulos will be unavailable for Arsenal's trip to FC BATE Borisov.

Mauro Icardi stripped of captaincy at Inter Milan

Inter Milan have confirmed that Samir Handanovic has replaced the unsettled Mauro Icardi as their new captain and removed the latter from their Europa League squad.

Rodgers: Patience will be key against Valencia

Brendan Rodgers believes patience will be a key factor in their Thursday's Europa League tie with Valencia. Valencia remains one of the most difficult sides to...

Empoli’s survival depends on beating Inter

The team has moved out of the relegation zone in the Italian Lega Serie A, but they need their next three points to be saved.