Leicester City 2 – 1 AEK Athens

The 33-year-old gave them the lead from a penalty after he was fouled by keeper Panagiotis Tsintotas. Jamie Vardy became Leicester City‘s oldest European goalscorer as they beat AEK Athens to make it two wins from two in the Europa League. The Foxes looked comfortable when Hamza Choudhury doubled the lead with a smart side-footed […]

Tottenham 0 -1 Royal Antwerp

Tottenham slipped to a first away defeat since July after a mistake by Ben Davies helped Royal Antwerp leapfrog their Europa League opponents to go top of Group J. Davies, making his 200th Spurs appearance, was easily dispossessed by Dieumerci Mbokani, whose pass allowed Lior Refaelov to smash past Hugo Lloris. Flat and uninspired, Spurs […]

Tottenham 3 – 0 LASK

Vinicius might also have scored the second goal, but Gareth Bale’s low ball from the right intended for him was inadvertently turned in by LASK left-back Andres Andrade. The 25-year-old, on loan from Benfica, set up Lucas Moura for the opening goal in the 18th minute before his cushioned header for Son Heung-min resulted in […]

Rapid Vienna 1 – 2 Arsenal: Europa League

Luiz and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang score as Arsenal beat Rapid Vienna. David Luiz and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored two goals in five second-half minutes after a Bernd Leno mistake had gifted Taxiarchis Fountas the opener to ensure the Gunners began Group B with a victory. Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta said there is more to come from “fantastic” […]

Europa League: Sevilla 3 – 2 Inter Milan

Sevilla beats Inter Milan to lift 4th Europa League trophy in 10 years. The drama started when Sevilla defender Diego Carlos fouled Romelu Lukaku for an Inter penalty – and ended when Lukaku deflected Carlos’ bicycle kick into his own net. Europa League kings Sevilla won the tournament for a record sixth time thanks to […]

Sevilla 2 – 1 Manchester United

De Jong sinks Man United as Sevilla register another Europa League final. While they will meet Shakhtar Donetsk or Internazionale in Friday’s final, Ole Gunnar Solskjær’s side head for the beach and reflection on what might have been. A third-place Premier League finish is admirable but losing in the League Cup, FA Cup and now […]

Europa League: Inter Milan 2 – 1 Bayer Leverkusen

Nicolo Barella fired home an excellent 20-yard strike to give Inter the lead. Lukaku controlled Ashley Young’s pass, turned a defender and slotted home for his 31st goal of the season. Romelu Lukaku scored for a record ninth consecutive Europa League game as Inter Milan beat Bayer Leverkusen in Dusseldorf to reach the semi-finals. Kai Havertz smashed […]

Europa League: Manchester United 1 – 0 FC Copenhagen

Bruno Fernandes’ penalty sends Man Unites to the Europa Semi-finals. United were poor for much of the first half in the heat of Cologne but still had a penalty overturned and a goal ruled out by the Video Assistant Referee. Manchester United needed an extra-time penalty from Bruno Fernandes to finally see off a spirited […]

Steven Gerrard’s Rangers crush out of Europa League

Leading 3-1 from the first leg at Ibrox on 12 March, Peter Bosz’s side were rarely troubled in an empty BayArena. Bayer Leverkusen ended Rangers’ 13-month Europa League journey from the first qualifying round to the last 16 with a straightforward win in Germany. Kai Havertz hit the bar, slid a shot wide, and had […]