The UEFA Executive Committee met via videoconference on Thursday to discuss the guidelines regarding European competitions eligibility amongst other issues.
Chelsea and Arsenal meet in the first European competition final of the season as the two English clubs travel to Baku with one set to return with a European trophy albeit the Europa League on.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored a hat trick as Arsenal beat Valencia 4-2 on Thursday and 7-3 on aggregate in their Europa League semifinal.
Danny Welbeck’s injury woes returned after suffering a horror injury in Arsenal’s Europa clash against Sporting Lisbon earlier.
Messy, very messy. We knew Rafa Benitez’s Newcastle side would be a tough task. And they were. 80% possession and yet our winner came with just ten minutes to spare but the bottom line was a win.
After crashing out of the FA Cup against Chelsea earlier this week and stuck in 6th place in the Premier League, Jose Mourinho has targeted the Europa League as his main focus this season. The Portuguese has come under heavy fire for the lack of results this season given the squad he has put together despite winning…