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  • Chelsea hammer Arsenal to win Europa League title

    Chelsea hammered their London rivals Arsenal 4-1 to win the Europa League thanks to two goals from Eden Hazard, possibly making his last appearance for the Blues, and one apiece for Olivier Giroud and Pedro.

  • Pogba helps ease burden of world record price tag

    Manchester United's Paul Pogba takes a step towards helping repay his world record transfer fee with the opening goal in their Europa League win over Ajax Amsterdam.

  • Mourinho bets the house on Europa League glory

    Though he denies it, Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has gambled the club's season on the outcome of Wednesday's Europa League final against Ajax in Stockholm.

  • Traore brace puts Ajax on course for Europa final

    Ajax Amsterdam produced a performance worthy of the club's illustrious past when they crushed Olympique Lyonnais 4-1 on Wednesday to move to the brink of their first European final since 1996.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • ‘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.

  • Alex Ferguson

    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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Inter's season plummets again with Europa exit

    Inter Milan's calamitous season hit a new low on Thursday as they squandered a two-goal lead to lose 3-2 at Israeli club Hapoel Beer-Sheva and suffer the embarrassment of an early Europa League exit.

  • Inspired Rooney confounds his 'obituary' writers again

    An angry Wayne Rooney was adamant last weekend that his critics in the media were trying to write his sporting obituary.

  • Red Devils beaten, Saints triumph

    Manchester United suffer defeat in their opening Europa League group game, while Premier League rivals Southampton win.

  • L'pool, Man Utd fined 40k euros

    Liverpool and Manchester United have been fined by UEFA over a variety of charges, including illicit chanting, during their Europa League last-16 tie.

  • Sevilla extend Europa League monopoly

    Spanish side Sevilla fight back with three second-half goals against Liverpool to win their third successive Europa League trophy.

  • Valbuena, Ben Arfa miss the cut

    France coach Didier Deschamps names his 23-man squad for Euro 2016 on Thursday, with both Mathieu Valbuena and Hatem Ben Arfa missing the cut.

  • Manchester City's manager Manuel Pellegrini

    Pelligrini held on Etihad adieu

    Manuel Pellegrini could not conceal his disappointment after his final home game as Manchester City manager ended in a damaging 2-2 draw with Arsenal on Sunday.

  • Why Spanish clubs are ruling Europe

    Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid's passage to the Champions League final and Sevilla qualifying for the Europa League equivalent for a third straight year has underlined Spain's dominance of European soccer.

  • Liverpool beat Borussia Dortmund in dramatic comeback

    Liverpool stage one of the most dramatic comebacks Anfield has seen to overcome Borussia Dortmund in a classic and reach the Europa League semi-finals.

  • Travelling Man Utd fans berate players

    Manchester United's travelling supporters make their feelings clear after watching their side's embarrassing 2-1 Europa League defeat to FC Midtjylland.

  • Man City seek statement win in Seville

    Premier League leaders Manchester City travel to Europa League holders Sevilla on Tuesday intent on proving they won't be Champions League flops once more this season.

  • Barca eye top spot

    A Barcelona side without the injured Lionel Messi head to face Sevilla at Estadio Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan on Saturday, desperate to move back to the summit of La Liga.

  • Chance to shine for Manchester City

    Manchester City open their Champions League campaign against last season's beaten finalists Juventus on Tuesday.