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Astra Giurgiu Coach Marius Sumudica said 40-year-old Roma captain Francesco Totti is “the best player I have ever met. It was like a Playstation game.”
Qarabag Coach Gurban Gurbanov naturally was left to regret the early red card that paved the way for Fiorentina’s 5-1 victory.
Khouma Babacar celebrated his brace as Fiorentina beat Qarabag 5-1 in the Europa League and had a message for Mauro Zarate.
Eusebio Di Francesco rues missed opportunities and defensive errors after Sassuolo fell 3-1 at Genk in the Europa League.
David Holoubek could not contain his joy as Sparta Prague beat Inter 3-1 in the Europa League. “It’s indescribable.”
Luciano Spalletti said he used Francesco Totti’s birthday party to help “motivate” Roma for their Europa League victory over Astra Giurgiu.
Matteo Politano said Sassuolo’s trip to Genk “started badly and ended worse, but we should’ve had a penalty.”
Francesco Totti said he “didn’t even feel this good at 25” after inspiring Roma to a 4-0 Europa League win over Astra Giurgiu.
Francesco Totti was inspirational just two days after his 40th birthday, providing three assists as Roma crushed Astra 4-0 in the Europa League.
A decimated Sassuolo suffered their first Europa League defeat, falling 3-1 away to Belgian side Genk.
Paulo Sousa concedes Fiorentina had “underestimated” Qarabag and didn’t take control until the red card.
Frank de Boer warned tactics are irrelevant if Inter have “the wrong mentality” after a 3-1 defeat to Sparta Prague.
Felipe Melo slammed the Inter attitude after a 3-1 Europa League defeat at Sparta Prague. “We started playing after going 2-0 down.”
Khouma Babacar and Mauro Zarate bagged braces as Fiorentina flattened 10-man Qarabag with a 5-1 scoreline.
Join us for all the build-up and action from today’s Europa League games: Sparta Prague-Inter, Fiorentina-Qarabag, Roma-Astra Giurgiu and Genk-Sassuolo.
Some terrible defensive errors and a sluggish approach saw Inter beaten 3-1 at Sparta Prague in the Europa League, plus Andrea Ranocchia sent off.
Francesco Totti leads the way for Roma two days after his 40th birthday as they host giant-killers Astra Giurgiu in the Europa League.
Sassuolo aim to continue their Europa League adventure with a trip to Genk, but are dealing with a massive injury crisis.
Inter Vice-President Javier Zanetti said “we got back on track in Serie A and it’s time to do the same in the Europa League” with Sparta Prague.
Inter reshuffle in the search for their first Europa League points of the season, travelling to Sparta Prague.
Fiorentina reshuffle with a new 3-4-3 system as they host Qarabag in the Europa League.
Samir Handanovic admits Inter have a mental block and “mustn’t repeat Lazio’s mistakes” against Sparta Prague in the Europa League on Thursday.
Benfica winger Pizzi struggled to believe his side was beaten 4-2 at Napoli, or that they were trailing 4-0 at one stage.
Astra Giurgiu Coach Marius Sumudica warns they “became heroes” by upsetting the odds at West Ham and can do it with Roma too.
Eusebio Di Francesco warns Sassuolo “enthusiasm will be fundamental” against Genk after suffering an injury crisis.
The Roma squad for the Europa League match with Astra Giurgiu has been announced.
Samir Handanovic sees an “improved and more balanced” Inter under Frank de Boer as they visit Sparta Prague in the Europa League.
Frank de Boer admits the trip to Sparta Prague is already “a crucial result” for Inter in the Europa League and forgives Marcelo Brozovic.
Luciano Spalletti warned fans won’t stand for much more in-fighting and controversy at Roma. “No more games.”
Sassuolo named their squad for the Europa League trip to Genk, but are still missing Domenico Berardi and Alfred Duncan.
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