Last Friday, 10 July 2020, the quarter-final and semi-final matches in the Europa League were drawn. Although the return matches in the round of sixteen are still to come, the next games are now known.
According to current standing, Manchester United and Istanbul Başakşehir would face each other in Cologne on Monday, 10 August, after ManU won 5-0 at Linz ASK and Istanbul 1-0 against FC Copenhagen. On the same day, Bayer Leverkusen would currently play the winner of the game Internazionale Milan and Getafe CF in Dusseldorf. Leverkusen defeated the Rangers 3-1 in Glasgow, and the first leg between Milan and Getafe was cancelled back in March.
Then, as it stands right now, on Tuesday, 11 August, Shakhtar Donetsk would face FC Basel in Gelsenkirchen. Donetsk won at Wolfsburg 2-1, and FC Basel defeated Eintracht Frankfurt 0-3. On the same day, the 4th quarter-final takes place in Duisburg. Since the first leg between AS Roma and FC Sevilla was cancelled in March, and the match between Olympiakos Piraeus and Wolverhampton Wanderers was a 1-1 draw, it is still completely open who will face each other at the quarter-finals.
Later in the semi-finals, we will see the following matches play out:
Sunday 16 August
Piraeus (GRE) / Wolverhampton (ENG) / Sevilla (ESP) / Roma (ITA) vs Linz (AUT) / Manchester United (ENG) / Istanbul (TUR) / Copenhagen (DEN), in Cologne
Monday 17 August
Milano (ITA) / Getafe (ESP) / Glasgow (SCO) / Leverkusen (GER) vs Wolfsburg (GER) / Donetsk (UKR) / Frankfurt (GER) / Basel (SUI), at Dusseldorf Arena
Lastly, the Europa League Final will take place at Cologne on Friday 21 August.
Our tip is a final between Manchester United and Bayer Leverkusen. What do you think? Get in on the action and make your prediction!