Europa League: OM ready for Friday

03 Aug 2017
Frédéric Rostain
Photos © 2017
The Olympiens will discover who they are playing against in the Uefa Europa League play-offs early in the afternoon on Friday.

Having qualifyed for the Uefa Europa League play-offs after eliminating KV Ostende (4-2 and 0-0), Marseille will find out the name of their next opponents for the play-offs this Friday at 1pm. The play-off draw will take place at this time in the UEFA headquarters, located in Nyon, Switzerland.
44 teams are involved in this draw: 29 from the third qualifying round of the Europa League and 15 from the third qualifying round of the Champions League.

The play-off matches will take place on Thursday, August 17th (away) and Thursday, August 24th (home). The clubs who qualify in the play-offs will take part in the group phase draw on Friday, August 25th in Monaco.

The teams who qualify for the play-offs.

The 29 clubs who qualify in the third qualifying round of the Europa League

Austria Vienne, Suduva, AEK Larnaca, Shkëndija, Dinamo Zagreb, Zenit Saint-Pétersbourg, Red Star Belgrade, Apollon, Olexandriya, Videoton, Panathinaikos, Östersund, Fenerbahçe, Krasnodar, Maritimo, PAOK, Utrecht, Altach, Hadjuk Split, Midtjylland, Everton, Skënderbreu, Olympique de Marseille, AC Milan, Athletic Bilbao, Osijek, Maccabi Tel-Aviv, Domzale, Braga and AIK.

The 15 teams selected in the third qualifying round of the Champions League

AEK Athènes, Ajax Amsterdam, BATE, Club Bruges, Dynamo Kiev, Legia, Ludogorets, Partizan Belgrade, Plzen, Rosenborg, Salzbourg, Sheriff, Vardar, Viitorul.


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