Europa League review: What to look forward to tonight
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Europa League review: What to look forward to tonight

The 2021/22 UEFA Europa League will get underway this week with 32 teams aiming for the final in Seville.

Here is what to expect; 

Fixtures

Thursday 16 September

  • Group A: Rangers vs Lyon, Brøndby vs Sparta Praha  
  • Group B: PSV Eindhoven vs Real Sociedad, Monaco vs Sturm Graz  
  • Group C: Leicester vs Napoli 
  • Group D: Olympiacos vs Royal Antwerp, Eintracht Frankfurt vs Fenerbahçe  
  • Group E: Galatasaray vs Lazio, Lokomotiv Moskva vs Marseille 
  • Group F: Midtjylland vs Ludogorets, Crvena zvezda vs Braga 
  • Group G: Leverkusen vs Ferencváros, Real Betis vs Celtic  
  • Group H: GNK Dinamo vs West Ham, Rapid Wien vs Genk  

Key games to look out for; 

  •  Leverkusen vs Ferencváros
  • Real Betis vs Celtic 
  •  Leicester vs Napoli
  • Eintracht Frankfurt vs Fenerbahçe 

Key dates

Group stage

  • 15/16 September: Matchday 1
  • 30 September: Matchday 2
  • 20/21 October: Matchday 3
  • 4 November: Matchday 4
  • 24/25 November: Matchday 5
  • 9 December: Matchday 6

Knockout stage

  • 13 December: Knockout round play-offs draw
  • 17 & 24 February: Knockout round play-offs
  • 25 February: Round of 16 draw
  • 10 & 17 March: Round of 16
  • 18 March: Quarter-final & semi-final draws
  • 7 & 14 April: Quarter-finals
  • 28 April & 5 May: Semi-finals
  • 18 May: Final (Estadio Ramón Sánchez-Pizjuán, Sevilla)