Beijing time on October 2 at 19:00 (13:00 local time in Switzerland), the Europa League group match draw was held at the UEFA headquarters in Nyon, Switzerland. Arsenal and Tottenham avoided the five major league teams. AC Milan in third gear drew the former Champions League winner Celtics, Lille fourth place Lille and Czech United third place Sparta Prague.
The specific draw results are as follows:
48 teams participated in the draw, including 18 teams that qualified for the domestic cup or league rankings, 21 teams that were promoted to the qualifiers and 9 teams that were out of the Champions Cup qualifiers. All teams are divided into 4 levels according to the European war points. Each level draws 1 team to form a group, a total of 12 groups, teams from the same association cannot be in the same group. After 6 rounds of double-loop competition, the top 2 teams in each group advance, and the 32 teams from the 8 teams in the Champions Cup group stage participate in the knockout draw.
The 6 rounds of group matches will be held on October 22, October 29, November 5, November 26, December 3, and December 10. The knockout draw will be held in Nyon, Switzerland on December 14. The final will be held at the Energy Arena in Gdansk, Poland on May 26 next year.
UEFA Head of Competition Marchetti presided over the draw. The guest of the draw and the former Italian defender Ferrara first drew out Roma, and the other teams then took their place.
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