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AZ Alkmaar Coach Gertjan Verbeek has promised that his team will attack Udinese in their Europa League first leg clash tonight.
Francesco Guidolin hints Antonio Di Natale will not start in Udinese’s Europa League tie with AZ Alkmaar. “He can’t handle three games in a week.”
Udinese have named their squad for the Europa League trip to AZ Alkmaar, leaving behind some injured stars.
Francesco Guidolin described Udinese’s 3-0 victory over PAOK as one of the best performances he has seen as Coach at the club.
Francesco Guidolin’s Udinese comfortably dispatched PAOK to book a place in the next stage of the Europa League knockout stages.
Francesco Guidolin has named a strong Udinese side for the second leg Round of 32 clash with Greek side PAOK.
Francesco Guidolin is confident Udinese can get the result they need in Greece against PAOK if they play “with courage.”
In a strange press conference, Edy Reja refused to deny he resigned from the Lazio job ahead of tomorrow’s Atletico Madrid game. “We had a difference of opinion.”
Lazio may be in turmoil with Edy Reja reportedly resigning, but Atletico Madrid Coach Diego Simeone insists they need “concentration” in tomorrow’s match.
Lazio have left Miroslav Klose out of their already-decimated squad to face Atletico Madrid in the Europa League.
It’s all square between Udinese and PAOK at the midway stage of their Europa League clash, as the Zebrette failed to break through in the first leg in Udine.
Early Lazio hope soon dissipated as a Radamel Falcao-inspired Atletico Madrid comfortably fought back to take a valuable first leg Europa League lead.
Udinese prepare for their Europa League Round of 32 clash with PAOK without Antonio Di Natale or Mauricio Isla.
Lazio and Atletico Madrid both field strong starting line-ups for their Europa League Round of 32 clash at the Stadio Olimpico.
Francesco Guidolin urges Udinese to focus on PAOK in the Europa League and not on injuries to Antonio Di Natale and Mauricio Isla.
Lazio have added Antonio Candreva and Marius Stankevicius to their Europa League list, but there’s no room for Emiliano Alfaro.
Francesco Guidolin has some Europa League concerns about visiting PAOK, but concedes “we really can’t complain about the draw.”
Edy Reja admits he was hoping Lazio would get an easier Europa League draw than Atletico Madrid.
Lazio will face Atletico Madrid in the last 32 of the Europa League, while Udinese have been paired with PAOK Salonika.
Dusan Basta is optimistic that whoever Udinese pull out of the hat for the Europa League knockout draw, that the Zebrette will at least enjoy themselves.
Francesco Guidolin “genuinely felt sorry for Celtic” after Udinese’s result and fully expects to face Manchester City or United in the next round.
Antonio Di Natale got the goal Udinese needed to reach the last 32 of the Europa League after a hard-fought 1-1 draw with Celtic.
Udinese go into their decisive Europa League match with Celtic this evening and Antonio Di Natale leads the way.
Edy Reja insists Lazio “deserved this qualification” after scraping through to the last 32 of the Europa League.
Antonio Di Natale warns Udinese they are “gambling with the sacrifices of last season” in the Europa League decider with Celtic.
Lazio are through to the Europa League knockouts after a 2-0 victory over Sporting Lisbon and Vaslui’s defeat to Zurich.
Francesco Guidolin says it's like a Final against Celtic, but won’t confirm whether Antonio Di Natale will start for Udinese in the Europa League crunch match.
Lazio’s last throw of the Europa League dice is against Sporting Lisbon at 18.00 UK time.
Edy Reja believes his Lazio side created enough chances to win at Vaslui after Thursday’s 0-0 draw in Romania.
Lazio’s Europa League progression is now out of their hands after they were held to a goalless draw in Romania.
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