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    Europa League draw LIVE REACTION: Man Utd could face Wolves in semi, take on Copenhagen or Istanbul Basaksehir in last 8

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    🔥 The #UELdraw is complete 🔥n
    2020 #UEL winners will be ______ 🏆 pic.twitter.com/ncyIFYKhlCn
    — UEFA Europa League (@EuropaLeague) July 10, 2020n
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    EUROPA LEAGUE QUARTER-FINAL DRAW

    So there you have it. Tough draw for Wolves, Man Utd will be pretty pleased.

    But there will be no all English final as the two will meet in the semi-finals if they make it through the quarters.

    https://twitter.com/EuropaLeague/status/1281551026097664000?s=20 “},”date”:{“timestamp”:1594380649,”date_formatted”:”10th July 2020″,”time_formatted”:”12:30 pm”},”author”:”William Pugh”,”avatar”:{“src”:”https://secure.gravatar.com/avatar/9bf00f711e41db58bbc3431762e3de40?s=96&d=mm&r=g”,”width”:30,”height”:30}},{“id”:”299832″,”type”:”new”,”post_id”:”12075625″,”css_classes”:”liveblog byuser comment-author-william-pugh bypostauthor even thread-even depth-1 liveblog-entry liveblog-entry-class-299832″,”content”:{“rendered”:”
    FINAL: For admin purposes the winner of semi-final 1 has been drawn as the home team in the final.n”,”raw”:”
    FINAL: For admin purposes the winner of semi-final 1 has been drawn as the home team in the final.”},”date”:{“timestamp”:1594380508,”date_formatted”:”10th July 2020″,”time_formatted”:”12:28 pm”},”author”:”William Pugh”,”avatar”:{“src”:”https://secure.gravatar.com/avatar/9bf00f711e41db58bbc3431762e3de40?s=96&d=mm&r=g”,”width”:30,”height”:30}},{“id”:”299831″,”type”:”new”,”post_id”:”12075625″,”css_classes”:”liveblog byuser comment-author-william-pugh bypostauthor odd alt thread-odd thread-alt depth-1 liveblog-entry liveblog-entry-class-299831″,”content”:{“rendered”:”
    SEMI 2: Winner of QF 3 vs Winner of QF 1nn
    QF3: Inter Milan or Getafe vs Rangers or Bayer Leverkusen nn
    vsnn
    QF1: Wolfsburg or Shaktar Donetsk vs Eintracht Frankurt or FC Basel n”,”raw”:”
    SEMI 2: Winner of QF 3 vs Winner of QF 1

    QF3: Inter Milan or Getafe vs Rangers or Bayer Leverkusen

    vs

    QF1: Wolfsburg or Shaktar Donetsk vs Eintracht Frankurt or FC Basel
    “},”date”:{“timestamp”:1594380478,”date_formatted”:”10th July 2020″,”time_formatted”:”12:27 pm”},”author”:”William Pugh”,”avatar”:{“src”:”https://secure.gravatar.com/avatar/9bf00f711e41db58bbc3431762e3de40?s=96&d=mm&r=g”,”width”:30,”height”:30}},{“id”:”299830″,”type”:”new”,”post_id”:”12075625″,”css_classes”:”liveblog byuser comment-author-william-pugh bypostauthor even thread-even depth-1 liveblog-entry liveblog-entry-class-299830″,”content”:{“rendered”:”
    SEMI 1: Winner of QF 4 vs Winner of QF 2nn
    QF 4: Olimpiacos or Wolves vs Sevilla or Roma nn
    vsnn
    QF2: LASK or Manchester United vs Istanbul Basaksehir or Copenhagen n”,”raw”:”
    SEMI 1: Winner of QF 4 vs Winner of QF 2

    QF 4: Olimpiacos or Wolves vs Sevilla or Roma

    vs

    QF2: LASK or Manchester United vs Istanbul Basaksehir or Copenhagen “},”date”:{“timestamp”:1594380383,”date_formatted”:”10th July 2020″,”time_formatted”:”12:26 pm”},”author”:”William Pugh”,”avatar”:{“src”:”https://secure.gravatar.com/avatar/9bf00f711e41db58bbc3431762e3de40?s=96&d=mm&r=g”,”width”:30,”height”:30}},{“id”:”299828″,”type”:”new”,”post_id”:”12075625″,”css_classes”:”liveblog byuser comment-author-william-pugh bypostauthor odd alt thread-odd thread-alt depth-1 liveblog-entry liveblog-entry-class-299828″,”content”:{“rendered”:”
    And now for the semi-final draw!n”,”raw”:”
    And now for the semi-final draw!”},”date”:{“timestamp”:1594380275,”date_formatted”:”10th July 2020″,”time_formatted”:”12:24 pm”},”author”:”William Pugh”,”avatar”:{“src”:”https://secure.gravatar.com/avatar/9bf00f711e41db58bbc3431762e3de40?s=96&d=mm&r=g”,”width”:30,”height”:30}},{“id”:”299827″,”type”:”new”,”post_id”:”12075625″,”css_classes”:”liveblog byuser comment-author-william-pugh bypostauthor even thread-even depth-1 liveblog-entry liveblog-entry-class-299827″,”content”:{“rendered”:”
    QF 4: Olimpiacos or Wolves vs Sevilla or Romann
    Very tough draw for Wolves if they get through!n”,”raw”:”
    QF 4: Olimpiacos or Wolves vs Sevilla or Roma

    Very tough draw for Wolves if they get through!”},”date”:{“timestamp”:1594380262,”date_formatted”:”10th July 2020″,”time_formatted”:”12:24 pm”},”author”:”William Pugh”,”avatar”:{“src”:”https://secure.gravatar.com/avatar/9bf00f711e41db58bbc3431762e3de40?s=96&d=mm&r=g”,”width”:30,”height”:30}},{“id”:”299826″,”type”:”new”,”post_id”:”12075625″,”css_classes”:”liveblog byuser comment-author-william-pugh bypostauthor odd alt thread-odd thread-alt depth-1 liveblog-entry liveblog-entry-class-299826″,”content”:{“rendered”:”
    QF3: Inter Milan or Getafe vs Rangers or Bayer Leverkusenn”,”raw”:”
    QF3: Inter Milan or Getafe vs Rangers or Bayer Leverkusen”},”date”:{“timestamp”:1594380226,”date_formatted”:”10th July 2020″,”time_formatted”:”12:23 pm”},”author”:”William Pugh”,”avatar”:{“src”:”https://secure.gravatar.com/avatar/9bf00f711e41db58bbc3431762e3de40?s=96&d=mm&r=g”,”width”:30,”height”:30}},{“id”:”299825″,”type”:”new”,”post_id”:”12075625″,”css_classes”:”liveblog byuser comment-author-william-pugh bypostauthor even thread-even depth-1 liveblog-entry liveblog-entry-class-299825″,”content”:{“rendered”:”
    QF2: Lask or Manchester United vs Istanbul Basaksehir or Copenhagen n”,”raw”:”
    QF2: Lask or Manchester United vs Istanbul Basaksehir or Copenhagen “},”date”:{“timestamp”:1594380191,”date_formatted”:”10th July 2020″,”time_formatted”:”12:23 pm”},”author”:”William Pugh”,”avatar”:{“src”:”https://secure.gravatar.com/avatar/9bf00f711e41db58bbc3431762e3de40?s=96&d=mm&r=g”,”width”:30,”height”:30}},{“id”:”299824″,”type”:”new”,”post_id”:”12075625″,”css_classes”:”liveblog byuser comment-author-william-pugh bypostauthor odd alt thread-odd thread-alt depth-1 liveblog-entry liveblog-entry-class-299824″,”content”:{“rendered”:”
    QF1: Wolfsburg or Shaktar Donetsk vs Eintracht Frankurt or FC Baseln”,”raw”:”
    QF1: Wolfsburg or Shaktar Donetsk vs Eintracht Frankurt or FC Basel”},”date”:{“timestamp”:1594380140,”date_formatted”:”10th July 2020″,”time_formatted”:”12:22 pm”},”author”:”William Pugh”,”avatar”:{“src”:”https://secure.gravatar.com/avatar/9bf00f711e41db58bbc3431762e3de40?s=96&d=mm&r=g”,”width”:30,”height”:30}},{“id”:”299823″,”type”:”new”,”post_id”:”12075625″,”css_classes”:”liveblog byuser comment-author-william-pugh bypostauthor even thread-even depth-1 liveblog-entry liveblog-entry-class-299823″,”content”:{“rendered”:”
    ARE YOU READY?!nn
    Let’s have it!n”,”raw”:”
    ARE YOU READY?!

    Let’s have it!”},”date”:{“timestamp”:1594380077,”date_formatted”:”10th July 2020″,”time_formatted”:”12:21 pm”},”author”:”William Pugh”,”avatar”:{“src”:”https://secure.gravatar.com/avatar/9bf00f711e41db58bbc3431762e3de40?s=96&d=mm&r=g”,”width”:30,”height”:30}},{“id”:”299822″,”type”:”new”,”post_id”:”12075625″,”css_classes”:”liveblog byuser comment-author-william-pugh bypostauthor odd alt thread-odd thread-alt depth-1 liveblog-entry liveblog-entry-class-299822″,”content”:{“rendered”:”
    Ok, the draw is about to start!n”,”raw”:”
    Ok, the draw is about to start!”},”date”:{“timestamp”:1594380051,”date_formatted”:”10th July 2020″,”time_formatted”:”12:20 pm”},”author”:”William Pugh”,”avatar”:{“src”:”https://secure.gravatar.com/avatar/9bf00f711e41db58bbc3431762e3de40?s=96&d=mm&r=g”,”width”:30,”height”:30}},{“id”:”299820″,”type”:”new”,”post_id”:”12075625″,”css_classes”:”liveblog byuser comment-author-william-pugh bypostauthor even thread-even depth-1 liveblog-entry liveblog-entry-class-299820″,”content”:{“rendered”:”
    Ok, we have a guest!nn
    It’s a Uefa Cup previous winner…nn
    68 Germany caps…nn
    Won Euro 96…nn
    IT’S THOMAS HELMER!n”,”raw”:”
    Ok, we have a guest!

    It’s a Uefa Cup previous winner…

    68 Germany caps…

    Won Euro 96…

    IT’S THOMAS HELMER!”},”date”:{“timestamp”:1594379893,”date_formatted”:”10th July 2020″,”time_formatted”:”12:18 pm”},”author”:”William Pugh”,”avatar”:{“src”:”https://secure.gravatar.com/avatar/9bf00f711e41db58bbc3431762e3de40?s=96&d=mm&r=g”,”width”:30,”height”:30}},{“id”:”299817″,”type”:”new”,”post_id”:”12075625″,”css_classes”:”liveblog byuser comment-author-william-pugh bypostauthor odd alt thread-odd thread-alt depth-1 liveblog-entry liveblog-entry-class-299817″,”content”:{“rendered”:”
    Right the Uefa deputy general secretary Giorgio Marchetti is back on stage.nn
    I bet he tells us how important football is as part of society…n”,”raw”:”
    Right the Uefa deputy general secretary Giorgio Marchetti is back on stage.

    I bet he tells us how important football is as part of society…”},”date”:{“timestamp”:1594379764,”date_formatted”:”10th July 2020″,”time_formatted”:”12:16 pm”},”author”:”William Pugh”,”avatar”:{“src”:”https://secure.gravatar.com/avatar/9bf00f711e41db58bbc3431762e3de40?s=96&d=mm&r=g”,”width”:30,”height”:30}},{“id”:”299815″,”type”:”new”,”post_id”:”12075625″,”css_classes”:”liveblog byuser comment-author-william-pugh bypostauthor even thread-even depth-1 liveblog-entry liveblog-entry-class-299815″,”content”:{“rendered”:”
    These video calls with club representatives are going slightly better than the ones during the Champions League draw.nn
    But it is just making me feel bad about my lack of language skills as the host is seamlessly switching between English, Spanish, Portuguese and French without breaking a sweat.nn
    Bit annoying really.n”,”raw”:”
    These video calls with club representatives are going slightly better than the ones during the Champions League draw.

    But it is just making me feel bad about my lack of language skills as the host is seamlessly switching between English, Spanish, Portuguese and French without breaking a sweat.

    Bit annoying really.”},”date”:{“timestamp”:1594379672,”date_formatted”:”10th July 2020″,”time_formatted”:”12:14 pm”},”author”:”William Pugh”,”avatar”:{“src”:”https://secure.gravatar.com/avatar/9bf00f711e41db58bbc3431762e3de40?s=96&d=mm&r=g”,”width”:30,”height”:30}},{“id”:”299810″,”type”:”new”,”post_id”:”12075625″,”css_classes”:”liveblog byuser comment-author-william-pugh bypostauthor odd alt thread-odd thread-alt depth-1 liveblog-entry liveblog-entry-class-299810″,”content”:{“rendered”:”
    We are currently hearing from the Olympiacos coach which reminds me of their dramatic last minute winner over Arsenal at the Emirates in the last 32.nn
    9,000 Greeks going absolutely mental in the away end at the Emirates was quite something to behold.n”,”raw”:”
    We are currently hearing from the Olympiacos coach which reminds me of their dramatic last minute winner over Arsenal at the Emirates in the last 32.

    9,000 Greeks going absolutely mental in the away end at the Emirates was quite something to behold.

    “},”date”:{“timestamp”:1594379514,”date_formatted”:”10th July 2020″,”time_formatted”:”12:11 pm”},”author”:”William Pugh”,”avatar”:{“src”:”https://secure.gravatar.com/avatar/9bf00f711e41db58bbc3431762e3de40?s=96&d=mm&r=g”,”width”:30,”height”:30}},{“id”:”299809″,”type”:”new”,”post_id”:”12075625″,”css_classes”:”liveblog byuser comment-author-william-pugh bypostauthor even thread-even depth-1 liveblog-entry liveblog-entry-class-299809″,”content”:{“rendered”:”
    EUROPA LEAGUE QUARTER FINALSnn
    And then once the last 16 ties have been sorted, the quarters, semis and final will all be played behind closed doors in a mini tournament format in Germany.nn
    2019/20 UEFA Europa League schedulen
    5–6 August: Round of 16 (second legs at home teams’ stadiums; single-leg ties in Germany)n
    10–11 August: Quarter-finals (Cologne, Duisburg, Düsseldorf, Gelsenkirchen)n
    16–17 August: Semi-finals (German venues to be confirmed)n
    21 August: Final (Cologne)n”,”raw”:”
    EUROPA LEAGUE QUARTER FINALS

    And then once the last 16 ties have been sorted, the quarters, semis and final will all be played behind closed doors in a mini tournament format in Germany.

    2019/20 UEFA Europa League schedule
    5–6 August: Round of 16 (second legs at home teams’ stadiums; single-leg ties in Germany)
    10–11 August: Quarter-finals (Cologne, Duisburg, Düsseldorf, Gelsenkirchen)
    16–17 August: Semi-finals (German venues to be confirmed)
    21 August: Final (Cologne)”},”date”:{“timestamp”:1594379395,”date_formatted”:”10th July 2020″,”time_formatted”:”12:09 pm”},”author”:”William Pugh”,”avatar”:{“src”:”https://secure.gravatar.com/avatar/9bf00f711e41db58bbc3431762e3de40?s=96&d=mm&r=g”,”width”:30,”height”:30}},{“id”:”299807″,”type”:”new”,”post_id”:”12075625″,”css_classes”:”liveblog byuser comment-author-william-pugh bypostauthor odd alt thread-odd thread-alt depth-1 liveblog-entry liveblog-entry-class-299807″,”content”:{“rendered”:”
    IN CASE YOU’VE FORGOTTENnn
    The following remaining Europa League last-16 fixtures will be played at the home team’s stadium behind closed doors as the teams have already played the first leg…nn
    HOME – AWAYnn
    Shakhtar Donetsk vs Wolfsburg (2-1)n
    Leverkusen vs Rangers (3-1)n
    Wolves vs Olympiacos (1-1)n
    Manchester United vs LASK (5-0)n
    Basel vs Frankfurt (3-0)n
    Copenhagen vs İstanbul Başakşehir (0-1)nn
    BUT…nn
    Getafe vs Inter and Roma vs Sevilla will take now take place as single leg ties at a yet to be named German stadium behind closed doors as the first-legs of both ties were both cancelled amid the coronavirus outbreak.n”,”raw”:”
    IN CASE YOU’VE FORGOTTEN

    The following remaining Europa League last-16 fixtures will be played at the home team’s stadium behind closed doors as the teams have already played the first leg…

    HOME – AWAY

    Shakhtar Donetsk vs Wolfsburg (2-1)
    Leverkusen vs Rangers (3-1)
    Wolves vs Olympiacos (1-1)
    Manchester United vs LASK (5-0)
    Basel vs Frankfurt (3-0)
    Copenhagen vs İstanbul Başakşehir (0-1)

    BUT…

    Getafe vs Inter and Roma vs Sevilla will take now take place as single leg ties at a yet to be named German stadium behind closed doors as the first-legs of both ties were both cancelled amid the coronavirus outbreak.”},”date”:{“timestamp”:1594379359,”date_formatted”:”10th July 2020″,”time_formatted”:”12:09 pm”},”author”:”William Pugh”,”avatar”:{“src”:”https://secure.gravatar.com/avatar/9bf00f711e41db58bbc3431762e3de40?s=96&d=mm&r=g”,”width”:30,”height”:30}},{“id”:”299806″,”type”:”new”,”post_id”:”12075625″,”css_classes”:”liveblog byuser comment-author-william-pugh bypostauthor even thread-even depth-1 liveblog-entry liveblog-entry-class-299806″,”content”:{“rendered”:”
    CONOR COADYnn
    Awkward video chats again. Conor Coady this time.nn
    “It’s been hard without football every body will tell you the same but we have been hoping for some good news.nn
    “But now football is back and we are enjoying it and we hope it carries on into the future.”n”,”raw”:”
    CONOR COADY

    Awkward video chats again. Conor Coady this time.

    “It’s been hard without football every body will tell you the same but we have been hoping for some good news.

    “But now football is back and we are enjoying it and we hope it carries on into the future.””},”date”:{“timestamp”:1594379292,”date_formatted”:”10th July 2020″,”time_formatted”:”12:08 pm”},”author”:”William Pugh”,”avatar”:{“src”:”https://secure.gravatar.com/avatar/9bf00f711e41db58bbc3431762e3de40?s=96&d=mm&r=g”,”width”:30,”height”:30}},{“id”:”299805″,”type”:”new”,”post_id”:”12075625″,”css_classes”:”liveblog byuser comment-author-william-pugh bypostauthor odd alt thread-odd thread-alt depth-1 liveblog-entry liveblog-entry-class-299805″,”content”:{“rendered”:”
    As always with Uefa, there has to be a lot of faff before any teams are actually drawn so we are currently being treated to a strange video collage of players doing home workouts and getting haircuts during lockdown. n”,”raw”:”
    As always with Uefa, there has to be a lot of faff before any teams are actually drawn so we are currently being treated to a strange video collage of players doing home workouts and getting haircuts during lockdown. “},”date”:{“timestamp”:1594379185,”date_formatted”:”10th July 2020″,”time_formatted”:”12:06 pm”},”author”:”William Pugh”,”avatar”:{“src”:”https://secure.gravatar.com/avatar/9bf00f711e41db58bbc3431762e3de40?s=96&d=mm&r=g”,”width”:30,”height”:30}},{“id”:”299803″,”type”:”new”,”post_id”:”12075625″,”css_classes”:”liveblog byuser comment-author-william-pugh bypostauthor even thread-even depth-1 liveblog-entry liveblog-entry-class-299803″,”content”:{“rendered”:”
    SO HERE WE GO!nn
    The Champions League draw is wrapped up so now we have the Europa League.nn
    Same building, same host, same long awkward format I’d imagine. nn
    Don’t worry though, we’ll make it exciting so stay with us for warts and all coverage.n”,”raw”:”
    SO HERE WE GO!

    The Champions League draw is wrapped up so now we have the Europa League.

    Same building, same host, same long awkward format I’d imagine.

    Don’t worry though, we’ll make it exciting so stay with us for warts and all coverage.”},”date”:{“timestamp”:1594379002,”date_formatted”:”10th July 2020″,”time_formatted”:”12:03 pm”},”author”:”William Pugh”,”avatar”:{“src”:”https://secure.gravatar.com/avatar/9bf00f711e41db58bbc3431762e3de40?s=96&d=mm&r=g”,”width”:30,”height”:30}},{“id”:”299797″,”type”:”new”,”post_id”:”12075625″,”css_classes”:”liveblog byuser comment-author-sstreet odd alt thread-odd thread-alt depth-1 liveblog-entry liveblog-entry-class-299797″,”content”:{“rendered”:”
    NEUTRAL GROUNDSnn
    In the interests of fairness, Inter’s last 16 match with Getafe and Sevilla vs Roma will be played over one leg at a neutral venue.nn
    Uefa have announced that both ties will take place in Germany, where the quarter-finals through to the final will be held.nn
    This is because both first legs were unable to be held due to coronavirus travel restrictions.n”,”raw”:”
    NEUTRAL GROUNDS

    In the interests of fairness, Inter’s last 16 match with Getafe and Sevilla vs Roma will be played over one leg at a neutral venue.

    Uefa have announced that both ties will take place in Germany, where the quarter-finals through to the final will be held.

    This is because both first legs were unable to be held due to coronavirus travel restrictions.”},”date”:{“timestamp”:1594378427,”date_formatted”:”10th July 2020″,”time_formatted”:”11:53 am”},”author”:”sstreet”,”avatar”:{“src”:”https://secure.gravatar.com/avatar/6351ea7350f1a7fc117115be4eaefb6d?s=96&d=mm&r=g”,”width”:30,”height”:30}},{“id”:”299796″,”type”:”new”,”post_id”:”12075625″,”css_classes”:”liveblog byuser comment-author-sstreet even thread-even depth-1 liveblog-entry liveblog-entry-class-299796″,”content”:{“rendered”:”
    The three British sides remaining in the Europa League find themselves in very contrasting situations going into their second legs.nn
    Manchester United can virtually put their feet up as they go into their second leg with a 5-0 lead over LASK Linz.nn
    But Wolves’ fate is up in the air following a 1-1 draw with Arsenal’s conquerors Olympiacos in Greece.nn
    And Rangers have it all to do if they are to qualify after being comfortably beaten 3-1 by Bayer Leverkusen at Ibrox.n”,”raw”:”
    The three British sides remaining in the Europa League find themselves in very contrasting situations going into their second legs.

    Manchester United can virtually put their feet up as they go into their second leg with a 5-0 lead over LASK Linz.

    But Wolves’ fate is up in the air following a 1-1 draw with Arsenal’s conquerors Olympiacos in Greece.

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    IT’S BACK

    EUROPA LEAGUE action is about to return as the European season comes to an exciting conclusion.
    After a lengthy postponement, the Europa League will return to our screens this August with Man Utd, Wolves and Rangers all still in with a chance of winning the trophy.
    Get all the reaction from the Champions League draw here
    Quarter-finals 
    Wolfsburg or Shakhtar Donetsk vs Eintracht Frankfurt or Basel
    LASK Linz or Man Utd vs Copenhagen or Istanbul Basaksehir
    Inter or Getafe vs Rangers or Bayer Leverkusen
    Olympiacos or Wolves vs Sevilla or Roma
    Semi-finals
    Olympiacos or Wolves or Sevilla or Roma vs LASK Linz or Man Utd or Copenhagen or Istanbul Basaksehir
    Inter or Getafe or Rangers or Bayer Leverkusen vs Wolfsburg or Shakhtar Donetsk or Eintracht Frankfurt or Basel
    Last 16 second legs

    Copenhagen (0) vs Istanbul Basaksehir (1)
    Man Utd (5) vs LASK Linz (0)
    Basel (3) vs Eintracht Frankfurt (0)
    Wolves (1) vs Olympiacos (1)
    Bayer Leverkusen (3) vs Rangers (1)
    Shakhtar Donetsk (2) vs Wolfsburg (1)
    Single-legged last 16 ties (to be played in Germany)
    Inter vs Getafe
    Sevilla vs Roma

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    Europa League draw: Live stream, TV channel, start time and pots as Man Utd, Wolves and Rangers learn fate

    AS the Premier League season charges towards an exciting conclusion, attention is set to turn to Europe.
    After a lengthy postponement, the Europa League will return to our screens this August with Man Utd, Wolves and Rangers all still in with a shout of winning the trophy.

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    This season’s Europa League final will now be held in Koln’s RheinEnergieStadionCredit: Getty – Contributor
    When is the Europa League draw?
    The remaining teams will go into the hat on Friday, July 10.
    Prior to the Europa League draw, the Champions League quarter finals and semi finals will be drawn at Uefa’s HQ in Nyon, Switzerland.
    The Europa League draw begins at 12pm BST, with the Champions League at 11am.
    Which TV channel and live stream can I watch it on?
    You can catch the formalities live on BT Sport 2.
    Coverage of both draws begins at 11am BST.
    If you’re not a BT subscriber, you can live stream by heading to Uefa’s official website.
    Should you be at work and unable to lead up a stream, we’ve got you covered and will be running a LIVE BLOG right here on this page.

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    Which teams are left in the competition?
    There are still eight last-16 ties to complete in this season’s Europa League.
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    Olympiakos or Wolves
    Rangers or Bayer Leverkusen
    Wolfsburg or Shaktar Donetsk
    Inter or Getafe
    Sevilla or Roma
    Eintracht Frankfurt or Basel
    LASK or Man Utd
    Key dates
    Quarter-finals: August 10 – August 11
    Semi-finals: August 16 – August 17
    Final: August 21 More

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