Europa League football Round of32 and Round of16 Draws

Europa League Round of 32 and Round of 16 Draws

The top two teams from each of the groups, which concluded on Thursday, have earned their places, including two sides that managed maximum points, FC Salzburg and two-time UEFA Cup winners Tottenham Hotspur FC, plus NK Maribor, the first Slovenian team to make it in European club competition.

Those 24 clubs are joined by the eight third-placed teams from the UEFA Champions League, including former European Cup winners SL Benfica, AFC Ajax, FC Porto and Juventus, whose home stadium stages the final in Turin on 14 May.

The draws for the round of 32 and round of 16 take place in Nyon.

There will be two pots for the round of 32 draw: the 12 group winners and the four best third-ranked teams in the UEFA Champions League group stage are seeded. They will be drawn against the 12 group runners-up and the remaining third-placed UEFA Champions League sides. No team can play a club from their group or a side from the same association. Games will be played on 20 and 27 February.

The round of 16 draw, made immediately afterwards, will be completely open with 16 balls containing 'winners of match 1' to 'winners of match 16'. Ties are played 13 and 20 March.

Seeded Clubs

Valencia CF (ESP, Group A)
PFC Ludogorets Razgrad (BUL, B)
FC Salzburg (AUT, C)
FC Rubin Kazan (RUS, D)
ACF Fiorentina (ITA, E)
Eintracht Frankfurt (GER, F)
KRC Genk (BEL, G)
Sevilla FC (ESP, H)
Olympique Lyonnais (FRA, I)
Trabzonspor AŞ (TUR, J)
Tottenham Hotspur FC (ENG, K)
AZ Alkmaar (NED, L)
SSC Napoli (ITA)*
SL Benfica (POR)*
FC Shakhtar Donetsk (UKR)*
FC Basel 1893 (SUI)*

Unseeded Clubs

Swansea City AFC (ENG, Group A)
FC Chornomorets Odesa (UKR, B)
Esbjerg fB (DEN, C)
NK Maribor (SVN, D)
FC Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk (UKR, E)
Maccabi Tel-Aviv FC (ISR, F)
FC Dynamo Kyiv (UKR, G)
FC Slovan Liberec (CZE, H)
Real Betis Balompié (ESP, I)
SS Lazio (ITA, J)
FC Anji Makhachkala (RUS, K)
PAOK FC (GRE, L)
AFC Ajax (NED)*
Juventus (ITA)*
FC Porto (POR)*
FC Viktoria Plzeň (CZE)

*Transferred from the UEFA Champions League

Europa League Schedule

Quarter-finals: Draw 21 March, matches 3 & 10 April
Semi-finals: Draw 11 April, matches 24 April & 1 May
Final: Wednesday 14 May, Juventus Arena

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Rafa Benitez guided third-placed Chelsea to 10 points out of a possible 12 in the Barclays Premier League fight to the finish for top four placement on the Premiership table, with wins against Swansea City, Fulham and Sunderland, while achieving a draw away to Liverpool.

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Robin Van Persie won the monthly award for the second time this season after previously earning the award in December. Van Persie scored six goals in five matches for Manchester United as they clinched the Barclays Premier League title, the highlight being a stunning hat-trick in the 3-0 victory against Aston Villa.

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Led by Benitez, FC Chelsea defeated Swiss side Basel and went through to the UEFA Europa League Final. During last month, Benitez guided third-placed Chelsea to 10 points out of a possible 12 in the Barclays Premier League fight to the finish for top four placement on the Premiership table, with wins against Swansea City, Fulham and Sunderland, while achieving a draw away to Liverpool.

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Previous Winners This Season

March
Manager: David Moyes (Everton)
Player: Jan Vertonghen (Tottenham Hotspur)

February 
Manager: Andre Villas-Boas (Tottenham Hotspur)
Players: Gareth Bale (Tottenham Hotspur)

January 
Manager: Brian McDermott (Reading)
Player: Adam Le Fondre (Reading)

December
Manager: Martin O'Neill (Sunderland)
Player: Demba Ba (Newcastle United)

November 
Manager: Steve Clarke (West Bromwich Albion)
Player: Marouane Fellaini (Everton)

October
Manager:
 Sir Alex Ferguson (Manchester United)
Player: Juan Mata (Chelsea)

September 
Manager: David Moyes (Everton)
Player: Steven Fletcher (Sunderland)

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Europa League Semi-finals : Basel 1-2 FC Chelsea

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Europa League Semi-finals : Basel 1-2 FC Chelsea

David Luiz scored Chelsea's second goal from a free kick during their UEFA Europa League Semi Final First Leg match victory against FC Basel 1893 at St. Jakob Stadium on April 25, 2013 in Basel, Switzerland.

After an opening goal from Victor Moses, Basel came back with a penalty kick past Petr Cesc for the equalizer.

David Luiz gave Chelsea a valuable second away goal going into the second leg.

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In the closing minutes of the match, Luiz was given the opportunity for a free-kick at 25 yards out - right in Luiz's comfort zone. Luiz sidefooted his shot through a slot in the wall. The surprised keeper made a soft attempt to push it away - but missed and the ball went into the net - 1-2 final score.

Chelsea are favored to win the Europa League silverware this campaign. And Blues' manager Rafa Benitez has hopes of finishing in the Premier League top four to ensure qualification to the Champions League next season.

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'I want to go to the final, but it is not finished. This title is very important for us, and for me I want another title,' said David Luiz.

Juan Mata said after the win, 'For the club it's very important to play in the Champions League next season, but now we have the chance to win another trophy so we will try our best until the end.'

Squads

Basel: Sommer, P Degen, Schar, Dragovic, Park, Fabian Frei, Salah, El-Nenny, Die, Stocker, Streller. Subs: Vailati, D Degen, Diaz, Cabral, Sauro, Steinhofer, Zoua. 
Chelsea: Cech, Azpilicueta, Ivanovic, Terry, Cole, David Luiz, Hazard, Ramires, Lampard, Moses, Torres. Subs: Turnbull, Mata, Oscar, Mikel, Cahill, Benayoun, Bertrand. 

The traveling Champions of Europe have recently been to Monaco, Denmark, Ukraine, Italy, the Czech Republic, Romania and Russia, and Switzerland.

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FC Chelsea and FC Basel are featuring in the 2013 Europa League Semi-finals after the titan clubs went through from their quarter-finals battles. Do not miss the mouth-watering upcoming clashes of some of the greatest clubs in Europe. Superstar Chelsea and Basel players including Fernando Torres, Juan Mata and Eden Hazard will face each other live.

Fernando Torres has high hopes of ending the season as Europa League champions after again qualifying for the Champions League by finishing in the top four of the England Premier League.

'To be out of the Champions League was disappointing but we’ve changed our minds and we’re thinking about the Europa League,' Torres said. 'It’s a really important target. We are already in the semi-final and we want to go through. We want to be back in the Champions League next season.

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