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Fiorentina have named their squad for Thursday's Europa League fixture with Qarabag.
Roma named several young players for their final Europa League group stage game away to Astra Giurgiu.
Fiorentina goalkeeper Ciprian Tatarusanu hopes they can “leave San Siro with a similar result to last season” against Inter.
Yuto Nagatomo wants Inter to build on the first half performance against Hapoel Be’er-Sheva when facing Fiorentina tonight.
Eusebio Di Francesco laughed off Napoli injury problems as Sassuolo visit the San Paolo. “What should we say, then?”
Sassuolo President Giorgio Squinzi acknowledges they have “not achieved the results we were expecting” in Serie A and the Europa League.
Stefano Pioli told Inter to “fight back” against Fiorentina and took responsibility for their 3-2 defeat to Hapoel Be’er-Sheva.
Inter’s shock Europa League exit could prompt the departure of Gabigol, Jonathan Biabiany, Stevan Jovetic, Felipe Melo and Davide Santon.
Juan Jesus says Roma “work every day to be the anti-Juventus”, and notes “a lot of teams play badly and still win…”
Paolo Cannavaro admits Sassuolo are “sorry” for their Europa League exit and sympathises with Davide Biondini’s “horrible” injury.
Sassuolo are facing a midfield injury crisis after their exit from the Europa League on Thursday evening.
Eusebio Di Francesco once again cursed Sassuolo’s luck after a 3-2 defeat to Athletic Bilbao ended their Europa League hopes.
Luciano Spalletti explained how Edin Dzeko came to give his best at Roma and why Mohamed Salah’s finishing can’t be improved in training.
Diego Perotti admits his astonishing ‘rabona’ goal for Roma against Viktoria Plzen “was meant to be a cross.”
Edin Dzeko celebrated his hat-trick against Viktoria Plzen and “the first goal was probably my best since I’ve been in Italy.”
Sassuolo are out of the Europa League, but gave Athletic Bilbao quite a few scares in Bilbao in this 3-2 defeat.
An Edin Dzeko hat-trick and astonishing Diego Perotti rabona goal saw Roma crush Viktoria Plzen 4-1 and lock down Europa League group victory.
Mauro Icardi admits Inter’s collapse at Hapoel Be’er-Sheva “has happened a few times, we struggle as soon as we concede a goal.”
Paulo Sousa saw “a very strange game” when Fiorentina lost 3-2 to PAOK, “but we are too unlucky at the moment.”
Stefano Pioli accused Inter of being “presumptuous” after their 3-2 defeat to Hapoel Be’er-Sheva, which saw them crash out of the Europa League.
A very unlucky Fiorentina fought back from 2-0 down to draw 2-2, but were beaten at the death by PAOK at the Stadio Franchi.
Inter are out of the Europa League after throwing away a 2-0 lead to lose 3-2 at Hapoel Be’er-Sheva, as Samir Handanovic was sent off.
Sassuolo desperately need a result against Athletic Club at the San Mames in Bilbao to stay in Europa League contention.
Roma are on the cusp of qualification for the Europa League Round of 32 as they host Viktoria Plzen, but must be wary of past complacency.
Fiorentina director of sport Pantaleo Corvino tried to smooth over the controversy from Paulo Sousa’s words on Federico Bernardeschi.
Inter make their Europa League debut under Stefano Pioli, bringing Eder and Ever Banega in to support Mauro Icardi against Hapoel Be’er-Sheva.
Join us for the build-up and action from today’s Europa League games as Inter visit Hapoel Be’er-Sheva, Fiorentina host PAOK, Roma take on Viktoria Plzen and Sassuolo are at Athletic Bilbao.
Fiorentina need only a point against PAOK to be sure of qualification for the Europa League Round of 32 and rely on Khouma Babacar.
Kostas Manolas will miss Roma’s Europa League match with Viktoria Plzen with injury, reports suggest.
Eusebio Di Francesco said it is “an honour” for Sassuolo to play Athletic Club Bilbao at the San Mames for the Europa League.
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