Europa League Final Preview


Villareal and Manchester United will face off tonight in Gdansk, with the prize being the Europa League trophy.

Street to the Last: Villarreal

Villarreal topped their group, which included Maccabi Tel Aviv, Sivasspor and Qarabaĝ. They gained 5 and drew certainly one of their group video games.

The spherical of 32 noticed them win 4-1 on mixture towards Crimson Bull Salzburg which arrange a spherical of 16 tie towards Dynamo Kyiv. They gained each legs 2-0 and confronted Dinamo Zagreb within the quarterfinals.

A 1-0 win in Croatia got here courtesy of a Gerard Moreno penalty. Within the return leg on the Estadio de la Cerámica, Villarreal managed to win 2-1 with objectives from Paco Alcacer and Gerard Moreno.

The semi-final noticed Unai Emery face his former facet Arsenal. The primary leg for Villarreal passed off on the Estadio de la Cerámica, which resulted in a 2-1 win, with objectives from Manuel Trigueros and Raul Albiol. Within the return leg, a goalless draw was sufficient to seal a Europa League closing place.

Villarreal have reached the ultimate with out dropping a recreation within the competitors.

Street to the Last: Manchester United

Manchester United entered the Europa League within the final 32 after they completed third of their Champions League group.

They gained 4-0 on mixture towards Actual Sociedad to advance to the final 16, the place they confronted AC Milan. They gained the tie 2-1 on mixture.

Manchester United confronted Granada within the quarterfinals. Within the first leg in Spain, they gained 2-0 with objectives from Marcus Rashford and Bruno Fernandes and within the return leg at Previous Trafford additionally they gained 2-0 courtesy of Edinson Cavani and an personal aim from Jesus Vallejo.

Within the semi-finals they confronted Roma, with the primary leg ending in a 6-2 victory with a brace for each Cavani and Fernandes and a aim every for Paul Pogba and Mason Greenwood. Manchester United misplaced the second leg 3-2 with Cavani scoring twice. They superior to the ultimate with an 8-5 mixture win.

Staff Information

Each Samuel Chukwueze and Juan Foyth are doubts for Villarreal with hamstring accidents. Vicente Iborra is out injured.

Manchester United are with out Anthony Martial and Phil Jones. Harry Maguire is unlikely to be handed match for the ultimate.


Villarreal: LWWLD

Manchester United: WDLLW

Last Ideas:

Villarreal are searching for their first main European trophy and a win would give them a Champions League place quite than the Europa Convention League place they at the moment have for subsequent season.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is searching for his first trophy as Manchester United supervisor and Manchester United want to win the Europa League for the second time of their historical past.


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