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Giovanni Marchese still believes that Catania can qualify for Europe this season, with the weekend providing an opportunity to show why.
Catania President Antonino Pulvirenti is eyeing Europa League qualification as he warns his team not to relax their current form.
It has now been officially confirmed that the 2014 Europa League Final will be played at the Juventus Stadium in Turin.
Udinese would have faced Spanish club Valencia had they progressed in the Europa League this week.
Antonio Floro Flores sees Udinese’s Europa League exit as a reminder of past defeats. “It’s the second time we’ve gone out at the Friuli.”
Francesco Guidolin feels Udinese’s entire Europa League campaign collapsed with “a distraction on one goal.”
Antonio Di Natale’s brace was not enough, as Udinese go out of the Europa League despite a 2-1 win over AZ, who had a man sent off in the opening minute and missed a penalty.
Francesco Guidolin believes Udinese can end their negative streak to send AZ Alkmaar out of the Europa League tomorrow with Antonio Di Natale in the starting XI.
Udinese boss Francesco Guidolin hasn’t given up hope of Europa League qualification – despite Thursday’s 2-0 loss at AZ.
Udinese were humbled in the Netherlands on Thursday night as AZ Alkmaar ran out deserved winners in their Europa League clash.
As promised by Francesco Guidolin, Antonio Di Natale is on the bench for Udinese’s trip to the Netherlands to take on AZ Alkmaar.
AZ Alkmaar Coach Gertjan Verbeek has promised that his team will attack Udinese in their Europa League first leg clash tonight.
Francesco Guidolin hints Antonio Di Natale will not start in Udinese’s Europa League tie with AZ Alkmaar. “He can’t handle three games in a week.”
Udinese have named their squad for the Europa League trip to AZ Alkmaar, leaving behind some injured stars.
Francesco Guidolin described Udinese’s 3-0 victory over PAOK as one of the best performances he has seen as Coach at the club.
Francesco Guidolin’s Udinese comfortably dispatched PAOK to book a place in the next stage of the Europa League knockout stages.
Francesco Guidolin has named a strong Udinese side for the second leg Round of 32 clash with Greek side PAOK.
Francesco Guidolin is confident Udinese can get the result they need in Greece against PAOK if they play “with courage.”
In a strange press conference, Edy Reja refused to deny he resigned from the Lazio job ahead of tomorrow’s Atletico Madrid game. “We had a difference of opinion.”
Lazio may be in turmoil with Edy Reja reportedly resigning, but Atletico Madrid Coach Diego Simeone insists they need “concentration” in tomorrow’s match.
Lazio have left Miroslav Klose out of their already-decimated squad to face Atletico Madrid in the Europa League.
It’s all square between Udinese and PAOK at the midway stage of their Europa League clash, as the Zebrette failed to break through in the first leg in Udine.
Early Lazio hope soon dissipated as a Radamel Falcao-inspired Atletico Madrid comfortably fought back to take a valuable first leg Europa League lead.
Udinese prepare for their Europa League Round of 32 clash with PAOK without Antonio Di Natale or Mauricio Isla.
Lazio and Atletico Madrid both field strong starting line-ups for their Europa League Round of 32 clash at the Stadio Olimpico.
Francesco Guidolin urges Udinese to focus on PAOK in the Europa League and not on injuries to Antonio Di Natale and Mauricio Isla.
Lazio have added Antonio Candreva and Marius Stankevicius to their Europa League list, but there’s no room for Emiliano Alfaro.
Francesco Guidolin has some Europa League concerns about visiting PAOK, but concedes “we really can’t complain about the draw.”
Edy Reja admits he was hoping Lazio would get an easier Europa League draw than Atletico Madrid.
Lazio will face Atletico Madrid in the last 32 of the Europa League, while Udinese have been paired with PAOK Salonika.
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