Europa League - the other Champions League
The Europa League group stage is over and the draw for the round of 32 has been made. The Europa League is ready to kick off again in 2018. You can get Europa League tickets here at StubHub. The 2017-18 of Europe's second-most important tournament involves some of Europe's best and most famous clubs, including Arsenal, Lyon, AC Milan and Lazio. The tournament used to be called the UEFA Cup, however, following a change of format, the tournament was renamed as the UEFA Europa League and has been ever since the 2009-10 season.
Last year's winners are Manchester United who are playing in the Champions League this year, will there be another English Champion, or will we see one of Europe's minnows like Swedish team Ostersund surprise everyone? Find out yourself with Europa League 2017-18 tickets.
Europa League knockout stage
The Europa League draw for the knockout stages of the competition took place on 11 December and there are some interesting matchups, including a mouth-watering tie between Lyon and Villarreal. Here is the final draw for the 2017-18 Europa League last-32.
- Borussia Dortmund vs Atalanta
- Nice vs Lokomotov Moscow
- Copenhagen vs Atlético Madrid
- Spartak Moscow vs Athletic Bilbao
- AEK Athens vs Dynamo Kyiv
- Celtic vs Zenit St Petersburg
- Napoli vs RB Leipzig
- Red Star Belgrade vs CSKA Moscow
- Lyon vs Villarreal
- Real Sociedad vs Salzburg
- Partizan Belgrade vs Viktoria Plzen
- Steaua Bucharest vs Lazio
- Ludogorets vs Milan
- Astana vs Sporting
- Ostersunds vs Arsenal
- Marseille vs Braga
Europa League Final 2018
The Europa League Final will take place at the Parc Olympique Lyonnais on Wednesday, 16 May 2018. Home to Lyon, the stadium opened on 9 January 2016 and has a capacity of 59,186. Last year saw Man Utd defeat Ajax 2-0 in a competitive match at the Friends Arena in Solna, will the 2018 final spring any surprises? The current Europa League favourites are Atlético Madrid after they crashed out of the Champions League. However, with teams like Arsenal, Borussia Dortmund, AC Milan, Napoli, Lyon and Lazio all still in the competition, this looks like it could well be one of the most exciting and competitive tournaments we've seen in a long time.
Find out who will be crowned Europa League champion 2018 with Europa League tickets, or if you want even more European football get your hands on Champions League tickets as well!