Tough Inter draw for Celtic, Liverpool tackle Besiktas in Europa League
Tough Inter draw for Celtic, Liverpool tackle Besiktas in Europa League

Celtic face a tricky Europa League last-32 tie after being drawn Monday against Italy`s Inter Milan as Liverpool take on gritty Turkish side Besiktas.

Ronny Deila wants more from Celtic
Ronny Deila wants more from Celtic

Celtic boss Ronny Deila has urged his players to shake off their European disappointment when they take on St Mirren in the league on Sunday.

Juan Cuadrado's mind was elsewhere, says Fiorentina coach
Juan Cuadrado's mind was elsewhere, says Fiorentina coach

Fiorentina forward Juan Cuadrado was substituted after 24 minutes of the Europa League match against Dinamo Minsk because his mind was elsewhere, coach Vincenzo Montella said.

Besiktas game halted twice as floodlights fail
Besiktas game halted twice as floodlights fail

 Besiktas`s Europa League game at home to Tottenham Hotspur was suspended twice on Thursday after the floodlights failed in each half before the Turkish side won 1-0.

Europa League: Holders Sevilla go through as group stage ends
Europa League: Holders Sevilla go through as group stage ends

Holders Sevilla maintained their Europa League challenge with a 1-0 win over Rijeka in a winner-takes-all clash on Thursday as the competition`s arduous group stage wound down with a glut of goals but few surprises.

AS Roma still well short of European elite
AS Roma still well short of European elite

AS Roma`s premature Champions League exit, following Wednesday`s home defeat to Manchester City, was a painful reminder that they are still well short of the European elite despite their domestic upturn in the last 18 months.

Holders look to secure berth in Europa League last 32
Holders look to secure berth in Europa League last 32

Trophy holders Sevilla are among the clubs looking to claim one of the 10 berths still up for grabs in the Europa League knockout stage in Thursday`s final round of group games.

Olympiakos beat Malmo but exit Champions League
Olympiakos beat Malmo but exit Champions League

Greek champions Olympiakos Piraeus had to settle for a Europa League place despite a 4-2 win over Malmo in their final Champions League Group A match on Tuesday.

Marcelo Bielsa tight-lipped on Marseille future
Marcelo Bielsa tight-lipped on Marseille future

Coach Marcelo Bielsa remained tight-lipped when questioned on Friday concerning his future with French Ligue 1 leaders Marseille.

Everton will benefit from tough start, says Roberto Martinez
Everton will benefit from tough start, says Roberto Martinez

Everton will soon benefit from an "intense" start to the season in which they have struggled to juggle the rigours of the Europa League with a Premier League campaign, manager Roberto Martinez said on Friday.

Tottenham Hotspur charged by UEFA over pitch invasions
Tottenham Hotspur charged by UEFA over pitch invasions

Tottenham Hotspur have been charged by UEFA after their Europa League game against Partizan Belgrade on Thursday was suspended for several minutes following three separate pitch invasions which appeared to be part of an online prank.

Feyenoord leave holders Sevilla facing final game drama
Feyenoord leave holders Sevilla facing final game drama

Feyenoord`s Karim El Ahmadi scored a superb goal to help them reach the Europa League last 32 with a 2-0 win over Sevilla on Thursday that left the holders facing a winner-takes-all final game to stay in the competition.

British trio through to Europa League knockout stage
British trio through to Europa League knockout stage

Premier League duo Everton and Tottenham Hotspur both won to clinch qualification for the knockout phase of the Europa League on Thursday, while Celtic also progressed despite losing at home to Salzburg.

Spurs `sorry` as pitch invasions hold up match
Spurs `sorry` as pitch invasions hold up match

Tottenham were forced to apologise after their 1-0 win over Partizan Belgrade in the Europa League was halted for around 10 minutes after a series of pitch invasions at White Hart Lane on Thursday.

Everton through to Europa League knockout stage
Everton through to Europa League knockout stage

 Everton marched on into the knockout stage of the Europa League as winners of Group H with an impressive 2-0 victory away to Bundesliga high-fliers VfL Wolfsburg in Germany on Thursday.

British trio on brink of Europa League knockout phase
British trio on brink of Europa League knockout phase

Everton, Tottenham and Celtic can wrap up their places in the Europa League knockout stage in Thursday`s penultimate batch of group matches.

Everton, Tottenham on brink of Europa League last 32

Everton, Tottenham and Celtic all moved to the brink of the Europa League last-32 on Thursday while Dinamo Moscow, Legia Warsaw, Salzburg and Fiorentina ensured their passage to the knockout rounds.

Aritz Aduriz volley sends Sevilla to defeat
Aritz Aduriz volley sends Sevilla to defeat

Sevilla missed the chance to take first place in La Liga after a first half Aritz Aduriz volley gave Athletic Bilbao a 1-0 victory on Sunday.

Ganso returns to form and awaits Brazil call up
Ganso returns to form and awaits Brazil call up

More muscle, fewer injuries, and a helping hand from experienced players like Kaka and Denilson have helped Paulo Henrique Ganso return to top form with a Sao Paulo team in the hunt for two trophies as the South American season moves to a close.

UEFA investigate Slovan, Sparta over violence
UEFA investigate Slovan, Sparta over violence

European football governing body UEFA on Monday opened disciplinary proceedings against Slovan Bratislava and Sparta Prague over violence between rival fans when the teams met Thursday in the Europa League.