Aberdeen have a mountain to climb if they are to stay in this season’s Europa League having lost 2-0 in Spain on Thursday night. David Zurutuza broke through the SPL side’s resistance in the 53rd minute, before Sergio Canales came off the bench to double the host’s advantage. Real Sociedad: Zubikarai, Zaldua, Elustondo, Martinez, De la […]
Real Sociedad eased past Aberdeen 2-0 in the first leg of the Europa League clash. Second half goals from David Zurutuza and Sergio Canales put Sociedad in charge. The Dons have it all to do in the second half next week.
Hull City’s first ever match in European football ended in a disappointing goalless draw with Slovakian club Trencin on Thursday night in the Europa League. The Tigers has a brilliant opportunity to claim a win when Shane Long won his side a penalty against the Eastern European minnows. Tom Huddlestone was given the responsibility of converting the […]
Are you joking?! How did you miss that?! An unbelievable miss was spotted in the Europa League on Thursday night as Russian side Krasnodar crushed Hungarian club Diosgyor 5-1. Krasnodar’s margin of victory could, and should, have been larger however, as Vladimir Bystrov missed sticking the ball into an entirely open net. The incident started as Diosgyor goalie Botond Antal […]
Aberdeen were over in Holland to play Groningen in a Europa League clash, winning 2-1 to earn progress to the next qualifying round. But unfortunately the action wasn’t confined to the pitch. Hooligans from both clubs clashed in the streets in disgraceful scenes. A woman recorded the melee from the safety of a second or […]
Tottenham Hotspur club legend Bill Nicholson once said: "It is better to fail aiming high than to succeed aiming low. And we of Spurs have set our sights very high, so high in fact that even failure will have in it an echo of glory." A...Show More Summary
UEFA have announced on Thursday that, due to ongoing security concerns, restrictions have been placed on Israeli teams and Ukrainian and Russian teams playing in this season’s Champions League and Europa League. Amid tensions in the Middle East, all Israeli teams have now been told that they must find alternative venues to host their UEFA [...]
A short profile of GDE Bertoni. The little known company crafts some of the world’s most coveted trophies and other awards. Their work includes the trophies for the Champions League, Europa League and the World Cup.
Last season, Juventus dominated the Serie A for the third consecutive year but faltered in European competition. A controversial 1-0 loss to Galatasaray sent Juve tumbling from the Champions League to the Europa League. The Bianconeri...Show More Summary
Goalkeepers are taught to stay on their feet for as long as possible when an attacker is bearing down on them. What we see in the above clip, however, is FK Celik Niksic 's keeper appearing to jump over the ball on its way to goal. The...Show More Summary
Last week saw the start of the world’s most over-bloated sports competition: the Europa League. The 2014-15 competition kicked off with a host of unknown teams, who collectively a giant zero chance of winning the tournament, facing off against one another. One of the games produced a completely joke moment as a goalie jumped out [...]
For Tottenham fans, the summer cannot come soon enough. After another lackluster season that saw them finish sixth in the Premier League and sneak off with a spot in the Europa League, Spurs fans are begging for something more this fall. And...Show More Summary
Aberystwyth Town are competing in the early rounds of the Europa League this year. That means more European action this season for the Welsh minnows than for Manchester United, and don't they just know it. Last week, they trolled the...Show More Summary
Tottenham Hotspur have more than one way of qualifying for the Champions League next season. Finishing in the Premier League's top four is the traditional route. As of this upcoming campaign, winning the Europa League will also gain entry. The new reward for winning UEFA 's second-tier competition was announced in May 2013. Show More Summary
Are Manchester United and Valencia about to be promoted into next season’s Europa League? Chatter is starting to build up after UEFA announced yesterday that Turkish clubs Sivasspor and Eskisehirspor have been banned from next season’s Europa League on match-fixing charges. Show More Summary
Eden Hazard joined Chelsea for a fee of £35.2 million (per transfermarkt) in June 2012. In the two years he has been at Stamford Bridge, the young Belgian has only added to his sizeable reputation, winning the Europa League in his debut...Show More Summary
Chelsea star Frank Lampard joined the blues 13 years ago in 2001. The midfielder has gone on to win every club honour possible in the game, including a Champions League and Europa League winners medal. With his contract running out he today confirmed he would be leaving Chelsea this summer. The best tweets on Frank [...]
Sevilla’s midfield maestro Ivan Rakitic is a target for the top three sides in Spain, according to his father. The Croatian playmaker was superb for the Europa League winners throughout the course of the last campaign, and his performances...Show More Summary
Rogelio Vieto writes [es] on his self named blog about the UEFAChampions League that won Real Madrid Football Club: ¿Pero realmente que significa esta dècima copa de europa? – Es el desahogo de cientos de madridistas a nivel mundial muchas veces humillados por equipos de menor presupuesto, pero quien se...
Parma's joy from the season's final day has been erased after an appeal against the FIGC's decision to deny them a UEFA license was turned down. Parma's appeal against FIGC's decision to deny their UEFA license over missed tax payments...Show More Summary