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UEFA Announce Postponement Of Champions League & Europa League Finals

UEFA have officially confirmed that this year’s Champions League and Europa League finals have been postponed indefinitely following the coronavirus crisis. Reports had suggested last week that June was initially selected for both games with June 24th the date set for the Europa League final and June 27th for the Champions League equivalent. That has now been changed with a …

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Champions League & Europa League Finals Postponed Until End Of June

The Champions League and Europa League finals have been postponed until the end of June following the coronavirus outbreak across Europe. Spanish publication Marca are reporting that UEFA have made the decision after conference calls with its 55 member associations, the board of the European Club Association and the board of the European Leagues. Having explored the details and various scenarios, …

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UEFA Reportedly Set To Postpone Euros Until 2021; Suspend CL & EL

UEFA are reportedly set to postpone the upcoming European Championships set for this summer, until 2021 following the coronavirus outbreak. According to a report in French publication L’Equipe, the sport’s governing body will announce the postponement of the international tournament until 2021 in addition to the suspension of both the Champions League and the Europa League. UEFA announced on Thursday …

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Man United Handed Favourable Tie In Europa League Last 16 Draw

Manchester United, Wolves and Rangers learned their fate in the Europa League as the draw for the last 16 of the competition took place on Friday. Rangers, who defeated Portuguese Braga in impressive fashion in the last 32, have been handed a difficult tie against Bayer Leverkusen while Wolves’ European journey will continue against Olympiacos. The Greek side dispatched of …

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Quiz: Name The Man United Team From The 2017 Europa League Final

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There was once a time when Man United were the greatest superpower in world football boasting many of the world’s best players. Fans had become accustomed to seeing the Red Devils dine at the top table of football, both domestically and in Europe. However, since the departure of Sir Alex Ferguson in 2013, the club have slowly been in decline. …

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Loris Karius Makes Another High-Profile Error In Europa League Loss

Former Liverpool goalkeeper Loris Karius was guilty of another high-profile error for his side Besiktas in their Europa League defeat to Slovan Bratislava on Thursday night. Karius has been at the Turkish club since the summer of 2018 after he left Liverpool following two howlers in their Champions League final defeat to Real Madrid in the same year. The German …

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Man United Drawn In Tricky Europa League Group

The group draw for the Europa League has been made, and Manchester United have been handed a tricky group. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side have been drawn alongside Astana of Kazakhstan, Serbian side Partizan Belgrade and Dutch team AZ Alkmaar in Group L. United face a very long trip to Astana Astana closer to Shanghai, where @ManUtd played in pre-season, than …

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Fermanagh Referee Struck By Firework During Europa League Tie

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Northern Ireland Football League Premiership referee, Arnold Hunter, was hit by an object thrown from the crowd during a Europa League qualifying match in Romania last night.  The referee, from Maguiresbridge in Fermanagh, received on-field treatment following the incident before being replaced by the fourth official for the closing stages of the tie between Universitatea Craiova and Budapest Honved. The …

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Waterford Denied UEFA Licence As European Spot Set To Go To St Pats

Waterford FC have been denied a UEFA licence meaning that they will not be able to play European football next year with their Europa League spot set to go to St Patrick’s Athletic instead. Alan Reynolds’ side finished fifth in the Airtricity League last season but will not play in Europe after UEFA’s failure to grant the club a licence. Waterford had required …

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Rodgers Hoping For Positive Start Following Europa League Draw

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Former champions Chelsea will face Malmo in the last 32 of the Europa League while Celtic face a tough challenge in the form of Valencia. The two sides met in the Europa League last season, the Gunners hammering the Belarussian side 6-0 at the Emirates. Five-time champions Sevilla, currently second in La Liga, face a difficult tie against Lazio, beaten …

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