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Europa League

Disastrous night in Europe as Manchester sides are beaten

10 Mar 2012

Manchester United have an almighty task ahead to make the Europa League quarter-finals after losing 3-2 to Athletic Bilbao at Old Trafford on Thursday. Wayne Rooney's opportunism opened the scoring against the run of play on...

United and Spurs should have known better

18 Dec 2011

So, the dust has settled but the harsh facts remain. Manchester United are out of the Champions League and Tottenham Hotspur will not be joining them in the last 32 of Europe’s second tier competition, the much maligned Europa League. ...

Can the Europa League live up to the hype?

18 Dec 2011

In recent weeks it has been called an embarrassment to be in and in recent seasons managers have fielded weakened sides to save their players for matters deemed more important. The tournament organisers will tell you otherwise but the...

All hail Stoke - our most 'experienced' Europa League campaigners this season

17 Dec 2011

Another disappointing week of European action saw five turned into one as the British sides plummeted out of the Europa League leaving just Stoke City as our lone survivor of the original qualifiers. No one would have predicted that...