It has been reported that Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino has warned Manchester United that participation in Europa League will force them to change their mentality. United were condemned to Europe’s second tier club competition after they failed to qualify for the Champions League Round of 16. The 3-2 defeat against Wolfsburg on Tuesday sealed their
Romelu Lukaku has admitted that Everton want to win the Europa League. Everton have drawn FC Basel for the next round. The Belgium international told the Liverpool Echo : “We want to win the competition and if we want to do that then we need to deliver a good performance over there,”. “Even though we
Sevilla have beaten Benfica in a penalty shootout to win the 2013/14 Europa League final in Italy. The Spanish club won 4-2 on penalties after a 0-0 draw which provided 120 minutes of scoreless action at the Juventus Stadium in Turin. The Sevillistas had some strong scoring chances in the first half through Carlos Bacca
Loic Remy insists Newcastle United are still capable of qualifying for the Europa League. The French international striker hit the winner against Aston Villa on Sunday to see the Toon reach the coveted 40 points mark. “The gaffer told us we can still find a place in the Europa League,” he told the Evening Chronicle.
Erik Lamela has admitted that Tottenham should go all out and win the Europa League this season. The Europa League may be a competition that some clubs shun but, like his manager Andre Villas-Boas, the former AS Roma star is desperate to win it. The 21 year old Argentine international told the Mirror: “Tottenham are
Swansea City boss Michael Laudrup was delighted after his side managed to kickstart their Europa League campaign with an impressive victory on Thursday night. The Premier League club defeated ten-man Valencia 3-0 at the Mestalla courtesy of goals from Wilfried Bony, Michu and Jonathan de Guzman after Adil Rami had been sent off early for
Erik Lamela, Tottenham’s record £30 million signing from AS Roma, could be handed his first start for the club against Europa League opposition Tromso. The 21 year old attacking midfielder has only managed two appearances off the bench since his arrival but Spurs boss Villas-Boas has given a strong indication that the Argentine international could
Late strikes eased a tense atmosphere at White Hart Lane as Tottenham survived a second-half fightback to beat Panathinaikos 3-1 and progress to the knockout stages of the Europa League. Needing just a draw to progress, Spurs had an air of complacency about them in the opening period, which Panathinaikos controlled for large parts. Emmanuel