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Cristian Tello is confident Fiorentina “have a very good chance of progress” in the Europa League against Tottenham.
Galatasaray have named their squad to face Lazio, and Russian Vladislav Bezborodov will be the referee.
Reports in Turkey suggest Lazio are interested in Galatasaray striker Lukas Podolski.
Paulo Sousa assured Fiorentina believe in their chances of third place and beating Tottenham in the Europa League.
Stefano Pioli hopes Lazio will gain confidence from their Europa League performance for the local derby at Frosinone.
Ex-Roma Coach Rudi Garcia is being tipped to take over at Galatasaray following a Europa League draw with Lazio.
Jonathan Dos Santos will be out of Villarreal’s Europa League clash with Napoli.
Alessandro Matri insists “there was a clear penalty on me” as Lazio grabbed a 1-1 draw at Galatasaray.
Stefano Pioli was disappointed Lazio did not win after a 1-1 draw away to Galatasaray. “It could’ve been even better.”
Lucas Biglia felt Lazio’s 1-1 draw away to Galatasaray is “not a bad result, but anything can happen in Europe.”
Marek Hamsik sees an “open” Europa League tie after Napoli lost the first leg 1-0 away to Villarreal.
Sergej Milinkovic-Savic gave Lazio a more than creditable 1-1 first leg draw away to Galatasaray in the Europa League.
Borja Valero is confident Fiorentina can build on their second half performance against Tottenham and “get qualification in London.”
Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino will “assess” Dele Alli’s kick, which should’ve seen him sent off against Fiorentina.
Paulo Sousa thought Fiorentina “would’ve deserved victory” against Tottenham after a 1-1 draw and the tie is still wide open.
Maurizio Sarri felt Napoli were unlucky to lose at Villarreal, especially as “we were denied a clear penalty.”
Federico Bernardeschi saw Fiorentina “raise the tempo” to cause problems for Tottenham in a 1-1 Europa League draw.
A Denis Suarez proved the difference as Napoli fell 1-0 at Villarreal, their first Europa League defeat of the season.
Fiorentina need a result in London after Tottenham held them to a 1-1 draw with Federico Bernardeschi wiping out Nacer Chadli’s penalty.
Lazio resume their Europa League campaign in Istanbul tonight against Galatasaray.
Fiorentina rely on Federico Bernardeschi and Mauro Zarate against Tottenham in the Europa League Round of 32.
Napoli want to maintain their perfect Europa League record with a difficult trip to Villarreal.
Join us for all the build-up and action from the Europa League as Fiorentina host Tottenham, Napoli go to Villarreal and Lazio visit Galatasaray.
President Aurelio De Laurentiis insists Napoli are “alive, kicking and very tough!”
Tottenham Hotspur’s Erik Lamela expects ‘a difficult game’ against Fiorentina and says they’re ‘another team’ from the one he beat while at Roma.
Maurizio Sarri believes Napoli and Villarreal “each have a 50 per cent chance of qualification” in the Europa League.
Pepe Reina is happy to be back facing Villarreal and believes Napoli “should be feeling confident” in the Europa League.
Stefano Pioli assures he will field “the best Lazio” against Galatasaray, because “the Europa League is an objective.”
Mauricio Pochettino hopes Tottenham and Fiorentina can meet in the Champions League next season.
Tottenham are without goalkeeper Hugo Lloris for their Europa League clash with Fiorentina tomorrow.
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