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Europa League: Thursday Recap

Group D Villareal 3-0 Dinamo Zagreb: Villareal kept it chances at advancing alive and even managed to overtake two teams for first place heading into its final group match. Guiseppe Rossi scored twice with a Marco Gaston Ruben score in


Europa League: Wednesday Recap

Group A Manchester City 3-0 SV Salzburg: Mario Ballotelli finally struck big in European competition with a goal on either side of halftime before Adam Johnson tallied the final goal in the 78th minute. City moves on to round two


Europa League Preview: Matchday 5

All matches will be played Thursday, Dec. 2 (Home team listed first; team points in parentheses) Group A Manchester City (7) vs. Salzburg (2): Look for Manchester City to make quick work of the Austrian side in a must-win match

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UEFA Europa League Round One Surprises, Groups G-L

Group G: Zenit St. Petersburg (1st, 12 pts.) Again, it can be plenty surprising seeing a solid team take care of business in European competition. If you need an example just look at Barcelona’s pedestrian efforts in a weak Champions


UEFA Europa League Round One Surprises, Groups A-F

If a tournament was ever going to feature surprise teams it would be the one featuring 48 teams in the first group stage! There’s nothing inherently wrong with so many teams, but there’s a reason – other than the average