Europa League Group Stage Draw: Man Utd, Southampton And Dundalk Learn Of Their Continental Fate

Chris Wright

26th, August 2016


Following hot (well, lukewarm-ish) on the heels of yesterday’s Champions League group stage draw comes the knock-down budget Europa League version, as completed in Monaco just minutes ago.

Manchester United will have to contend with a rather tricky group consisting of Fenerbahce and Feyenoord, as well as Ukrainian first-timers Zorya Luhansk.

Elsewhere Southampton have found themselves pitted against Inter Milan, while intrepid Irish heroes Dundalk are facing a many-splendoured group campaign that will take in trips to Russia, the Netherlands and Israel.

The Europa League 2016/17 group stage in full…

Group A: Manchester United, Fenerbahce, Feyenoord, Zorya Luhansk.

Group B: Olympiakos, APOEL, Young Boys, Astana.

Group C: Anderlecht, Saint-Etienne, Mainz, Qabala.

Group D: Zenit St Petersburg, AZ Alkmaar, Maccabi Tel-Aviv, Dundalk.

Group E: Viktoria Plzen, Roma, Austria Wien, Astra Giurgiu.

Group F: Athletic Bilbao, Genk, Rapid Wien, Sassuolo.

Group G: Ajax, Standard Liege, Celta, Panathinaikos.

Group H: Shakhtar Donetsk, Braga, Gent, Konyaspor.

Group I: Schalke, Salzburg, Krasnodar, Nice.

Group J: Fiorentina, PAOK, Slovan Liberec, Qarabag.

Group K: Inter Milan, Sparta Prague, Southampton, Hapoel Be’er Sheva.

Group L: Villarreal, Steaua Bucharest, FC Zurich, Osmanlispor.

Of course, it’s all completely moot because Sevilla are going to show up late and win it anyway, as per.

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