The Europa League, formerly known as the UEFA Cup, is the second most prestigious European club football contest after the UEFA Champions League. The annual tournament is composed of high finishers from the European domestic leagues and after the group stage incorporates the third place finishers from the Champions League group stage to keep the competition second to none. Follow Europa League soccer news with Soccer365.
Liverpool's Europa League group contains Udinese and Anzhi Makhachkala, while Tottenham's includes Lazio and Newcastle will face Bordeaux.
Inter Milan twice came from behind as they claimed a 2-2 draw at home to Vaslui and a place in the group stage of the Europa League.
Haris Vuckic's first senior goal was enough to send Newcastle into the group stage of the Europa League after a 1-0 win over Atromitos.
Luis Suarez's equaliser made up for Pepe Reina's error as Liverpool drew 1-1 with Hearts to win their Europa League play-off 2-1 on aggregate.
Brendan Rodgers is hoping to bring in new faces at Liverpool but says his chief aim on Thursday will be reaching the Europa League group stage.
Marius Zaliukas faces a race against time to be fit for Hearts' Europa League tie at Liverpool after suffering a thigh injury against Aberdeen.
Marseille suffered a scare in Moldova but a Jordan Ayew double helped them see off Sheriff 2-1 in their Europa League play-off first leg.
Motherwell manager Stuart McCall was disappointed his side failed to play to their potential against Levante on Thursday night.
Shaun Hutchinson was sent off as Motherwell suffered a 2-0 defeat in the Europa League play-off first leg against Levante at Fir Park.
Newcastle boss Alan Pardew has warned European hero Ryan Tayor he may have to be patient as he attempts to force his way into the team.
Andy Webster's own goal earned Liverpool a narrow 1-0 victory over Hearts at Tynecastle in their Europa League play-off on Thursday night.
Ryan Taylor spared Newcastle's blushes with a fine free-kick to earn United a 1-1 draw away to Atromitos in their Europa League play-off clash.
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