The UEFA Europa League is taking on increasingly greater importance as a tournament within the European continental framework and there are a number of factors contributing to its growth.
On the field, the competition is second only to the UEFA Champions League.
RB Leipzig 1, Atalanta 1
West Ham 1, Lyon 1
Eintracht Frankfurt 1, Barcelona 1
Braga 1, Rangers 0
Feyenoord 3, Slavia Prague 3
Marseille 2, PAOK 1
Bodo/Glimt 2, AS Roma 1
Leicester City 0, PSV Eindhoven 0
The Europa League champion will pocket an extra $4.53 million due to qualifying for the UEFA Super Cup.
he had a day for Marseille. Four chances created, a wonderful assist and an absolute stunner of a goal gave his side a one-goal advantage heading into the second leg.