Stade Rennais and AS Saint-Etienne, the two French clubs in the running, know their opponents for the group stage of the Europa League. A complicated draw for the Rouge et Noir of Julien Stéphan, while the Greens will have more affordable opponents. Find the full draw.
The two French clubs entered in the Europa League now know their opponent. The day after the elimination of Strasbourg dams, it remains only Stade Rennais and AS Saint-Etienne to represent the forces in C3. Both teams are in hat 3, have experienced various fortunes.
The Red and Black inherit a group raised with Lazio Rome, Celtic and Cluj. Even if the Romanian club is a good draw on paper, the other two opponents will be on a whole new level. Travel in Italy and Scotland is hot.
While Saint-Etienne has a more favorable draw with Wolfsburg (GER), Gantoise (BEL) and the modest Ukrainian club Olexandriya.
This first round does not present large posters, with as a group the most interesting that of Arsenal, finalist last season, opposed to Eintracht Frankfurt, the Standard Liege and Portuguese Vitoria Guimaraes.
Group A: Sevilla FC (ESP), Apoel Nicosia (CHY), Qarabag (AZE), Dudelange (LUX)
Group B: Dynamo Kiev (UKR), Copenhagen (DEN), Malmo (SWE), FC Lugano (SUI)
Group C: FC Basel (SUI), Krasnodar (RUS), Getafe (ESP), Trabzonspor (TUR)
Group D: Sporting Portugal (POR), PSV Eindhoven (NED), Rosenborg (NOR), LASK (AUT)
Group E: Lazio Rome (ITA), Celtic Glasgow (SCO), Rennes (FRA), Cluj (ROU)
Group F: Arsenal (ENG), Frankfurt (GER), Standard Liège (BEL), Vitoria Guimaraes (POR)
Group G: Porto (POR), Young Boys Bern (SUI), Feyenoord Rotterdam (NED), Glasgow Rangers (SCO)
Group H: CSKA Moscow (RUS), Ludogorets (BUL), Espanyol Barcelona (ESP), Ferencvaros (HUN)
Group I: Wolfsburg (GER), La Gantoise (BEL), Saint-Etienne (FRA), Olexandriya (UKR)
Group J: AS Roma (ITA), Borussia Moenchengladbach (GER), Istanbul Basaksehir (TUR), Wolfsberg (AUT)
Group K: Besiktas Istanbul (TUR), Braga (POR), Wolverhampton (ENG), Sloven Bratislava (SVK)
Group L: Manchester United (ENG), Astana (KAZ), Partizan Belgrade (SRB), AZ Alkmaar