UEFA Europa League: Headlines

All the Europa League sides' winter transfers

Friday 19 January 2018 21.30 CET

The transfer window is open! UEFA.com rounds up all the ins and outs from the 32 contenders.

Villarreal and Marseille shine, Arsenal suffer loss

Sunday 14 January 2018 23.00 CET

Pablo Fornals' late chip earned Villarreal a sensational victory at Real Madrid, while Leipzig, Atlético and Marseille all triumphed on a weekend when Arsenal lost.

2018/19 Europa League match and draw calendar

Tuesday 9 January 2018 9.46 CET

What are the key dates for your diary for the 2018/19 UEFA Europa League campaign? UEFA.com provides the details for a competition that will climax on 29 May 2019.

Arsenal crash out of cup, Napoli stay top

Sunday 7 January 2018 20.50 CET

Holders Arsenal are out of the FA Cup after losing at second-tier Nottingham Forest, on a weekend when Napoli won in Serie A and Diego Costa experienced an eventful Liga return.

Arsenal strike late, Costa scores, Sporting denied

Thursday 4 January 2018 21.00 CET

Héctor Bellerín struck a late equaliser for Arsenal at home to Chelsea while the returning Diego Costa scored for Atlético and Sporting were denied by Lisbon rivals Benfica.

The longest journeys in UEFA club football

Friday 29 December 2017 9.00 CET

Astana's round of 32 tie against Sporting CP will involve a round-trip of over 12,000km for both sides, but it is not (quite) the longest trip in UEFA club competition history, as UEFA.com discovers.

How brilliant is Napoli and Slovakia's Marek Hamšík?

Saturday 23 December 2017 17.30 CET

Having broken Diego Maradona's all-time Napoli scoring record on Saturday, Marek Hamšík is at the peak of his powers; UEFA.com spreads the love.

Tomáš Rosický retires: how great has he been?

Wednesday 20 December 2017 13.20 CET

"If you love football, you love Tomáš Rosický," Arsenal boss Arsène Wenger once said, with 'Little Mozart' confirming his retirement today in Prague at the age of 37.

Arsenal owe it to Özil, Napoli top in Italy

Sunday 17 December 2017 22.38 CET

Mesut Özil's volley earned Arsenal the points against Newcastle and Napoli moved top of Serie A with a win at Torino, before Celtic's long unbeaten domestic run finally came to an end.

Longest unbeaten runs in European league football

Sunday 17 December 2017 15.35 CET

Celtic's 56-game unbeaten league run is over following a 4-0 loss at Hearts, but the Scottish champions can console themselves with a place on our all-time unbeatables leaderboard.

What makes Arsenal's opponents Östersund special?

Wednesday 13 December 2017 9.00 CET

They paint, they dance to Swan Lake and they sing – and Östersund's unconventional team-bonding exercises have helped them to set up a golden round of 32 meeting with Arsenal.

Lazio lose their way, Atlético bounce back

Monday 11 December 2017 23.17 CET

Lazio lost Ciro Immobile to a red card in a 3-1 defeat by Torino on Monday night, after Atlético put their UEFA Champions League exit behind them and both Napoli and Arsenal drew.

UEFA Europa League round of 32 draw

Monday 11 December 2017 13.45 CET

Swedish minnows Östersund were handed a dream tie with Arsenal while history awaits Sporting CP and Astana after the round of 32 draw in Nyon.

All you need to know: Europa League draw

Thursday 7 December 2017 23.30 CET

When is the UEFA Europa League round of 32 draw? How does it work? Who is in it? Get the lowdown.

Europa League round of 32 draw line-up confirmed

Thursday 7 December 2017 23.30 CET

The 32 clubs have been confirmed for the UEFA Europa League knockout stage but which teams are seeded? UEFA.com explains.