Europa League

Arsenal top Europa League group, Man Utd face playoffs

Kieran Tierney’s first-half goal secured a 1-0 home victory for Arsenal over FC Zurich and top spot in Europa League Group A on Thursday, but Manchester United could only finish runners-up in their pool and will go into February’s playoffs.

April 25, 2017
April 25, 2017

Zlatan vows to return stronger

Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic has vowed to come back even stronger after suffering a serious knee injury against Anderlecht in Europa League last week.

April 22, 2017
April 22, 2017

Football fans electrocuted in Nigeria

At least seven football fans were killed and 11 injured when an electric cable fell on a building where they were watching a Europa League match, Nigerian police said Friday.

April 22, 2017
April 22, 2017

Ibra blow for Man United

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho said he was preparing for bad news after losing Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Marcos Rojo to injury during his side's Europa League quarterfinal success against Anderlecht.

April 21, 2017
April 21, 2017

Ajax hit back with 10 men to stun Schalke

Ajax Amsterdam, trailing 3-0 and down to 10 men, scored two late goals to overcome Schalke 04 in the Europa League quarter-finals on Thursday while Olympique Lyonnais won a 16-kick penalty shootout against Besiktas.

April 21, 2017
April 21, 2017

Rashford scores winner but Man United suffer Ibra blow

Manchester United needed an extra-time winner from Marcus Rashford to defeat Anderlecht 2-1 at Old Trafford on Thursday and move into the last four of the Europa League with a 3-2 aggregate victory.

April 20, 2017
April 20, 2017

‘Europa final would be 'perfect' end to season’

Playing in the Europa League final in Sweden next month would be the "perfect" way to end a difficult season for Manchester United, manager Jose Mourinho has said ahead of his side's quarter-final second leg against Anderlecht on Thursday.

March 22, 2017
March 22, 2017

Ferguson urges United to aim for Europa League glory

Manchester United should focus on winning the Europa League this season, which would bring the club a trophy they have never won and secure qualification for next season's Champions League, former manager Alex Ferguson has said.

February 28, 2017
February 28, 2017

Fiorentina jeered off after squandering another two-goal lead

Fiorentina squandered a two-goal lead at home for the second time in five days on Monday and were jeered off the field following a 2-2 draw with Torino which heaped the pressure on coach Paulo Sousa.

February 24, 2017
February 24, 2017

Ten-man Spurs exit Europa League

Tottenham Hotspur's Europa League hopes were crushed by mid-table Belgian side Gent, who booked their spot in the last 16 with a 2-2 draw at Wembley on Thursday as the hosts paid the penalty for Dele Alli's first-half red card.

February 17, 2017
February 17, 2017

Mourinho fumes over attitude issues in St Etienne win

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho admitted he was frustrated by his side's over-confident approach to the first half of the 3-0 Europa League round-of-32 first-leg win over French side St Etienne on Thursday.