EUROPA LEAGUE

Roma give Francesco Totti a new role in the starting XI, closing off the Europa League group stage against Astra Giurgiu.
Sassuolo play their final Europa League game of the season by hosting joint group leaders Genk, but it could be postponed due to fog.
Join us for the build-up and action from the final Europa League group games, Qarabag-Fiorentina, Sassuolo-Genk, Astra-Roma and Inter-Sparta Prague.
Khouma Babacar leads the line for Fiorentina at Qarabag, with Federico Chiesa also handed a start.
Assane Gnoukouri has been forced to withdraw from the Inter squad to face Sparta Prague, with Yuto Nagatomo replacing him.
Eusebio Di Francesco feels Sassuolo have “grown thanks to the Europa League” experience, but “could’ve qualified without the injuries.”
Inter are expected to test a new three-man defence in tomorrow’s final Europa League game with Sparta Prague.
Luciano Spalletti wants to change Roma’s mentality in Serie A and Europe. “Become the side that goes out there only to win.”
Ciprian Tatarusanu says Fiorentina “have no fear” ahead of the Qarabag game but “tomorrow will not be easy”.
Cristian Ansaldi warns Inter “have to think about winning every game” and sees Sparta Prague as a potential confidence boost.
Stefano Pioli dismisses Diego Simeone’s confession that he’ll Coach Inter one day - “we both have to concentrate on our work”.
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.”
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