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Trabzonspor manager Hami Mandirali insists his team scored “a valid goal” in the first leg against Juventus.
Fiorentina’s Borja Valero has accused referee Andrea Gervasoni of showing a lack of respect to his professional and personal integrity.
Fiorentina Coach Vincenzo Montella says he thinks his side are protesting too strongly against refereeing decisions while out on the pitch.
Lazio have named a 21 man squad for the return leg of their Europa League tie with Bulgarian side Ludogorets.
Esbjerg Coach Niels Frederiksen spoke of his side’s ‘incredible’ European journey ahead of their Europa League match with Fiorentina.
Juventus have named a 20 man squad as they head out to Turkey for the second leg of their Europa League tie with Trabzonspor.
Napoli Coach Rafa Benitez has cited rhythm and speed as the two fundamental attributes needed to beat Swansea.
Napoli Coach Rafa Benitez has named a 20 man squad for tomorrow evening’s Europa League Round of 32 second leg against Swansea City.
Torino defender Cesare Bovo doesn’t want fans to be disappointed if his side don’t make the Europa League this season.
Trabzonspor boss Hami Mandirali has claimed that ‘anything can happen in football’ as his men prepare to host Juventus.
UEFA have confirmed the designation of the referees to take charge of Europa League Last 32 second legs on Thursday.
Marek Hamsik has apologised for Napoli’s draw with Genoa on Monday, but insists that they can finish in second place.
Swansea midfielder Leon Britton has warned Napoli that the tie is far from over ahead of their Europa League second-leg on Thursday.
Adriano Galliani has suggested that Milan are back on track, whilst they remain calm amid talk of Europa League qualification.
Three Fiorentina have been arrested by Danish police after the Viola’s Europa League clash with Esbjerg.
Napoli goalkeeper Rafael is set to have surgery on a knee injury suffered on Thursday evening.
Marek Hamsik’s glass was half-full after Napoli’s 0-0 draw with Swansea in the Europa League on Thursday.
Coach Stoycho Stoev pointed out Lazio “got it wrong” if they underestimated Ludogorets.
Christian Maggio is confident Napoli can beat Swansea with “the support of the crowd” in the second leg.
Edy Reja admits he “had not planned” for Lazio’s home defeat to Ludogorets and told off Felipe Anderson.
Rafa Benitez expected “a difficult game” against Swansea, so was “satisfied” with Napoli’s 0-0 draw.
Swansea City captain Ashley Williams is “disappointed” to only draw 0-0 with Napoli in the Europa League.
Napoli thanked Rafael Cabral and then Pepe Reina for their 0-0 draw in Swansea, an acceptable first leg result.
Lazio suffered a shock home defeat to Bulgarians Ludogorets in a game with two red cards and two saved penalties.
Vincenzo Montella praised Fiorentina for their “humility and respect” in beating Esbjerg 3-1.
Antonio Conte explained his squad rotation and noted beating Trabzonspor 2-0 was “a good result” in the Europa League.
“I am working to get to the World Cup,” said Daniel Osvaldo after scoring his first Juventus goal.
Daniel Osvaldo and Paul Pogba secured a 2-0 victory, but Juventus ran big risks against Trabzonspor.
Fiorentina have one foot in the Europa League Round of 16 after a comfortable 3-1 win away to Esbjerg.
Lazio make changes against Bulgarian surprise package Ludogorets, as both teams are unbeaten in this Europa League.
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