As football enthusiasts around the globe gear up for another thrilling season, the Europa League 2023/2024 promises to captivate millions of fans with its intense competition and spectacular clashes. The journey to the coveted trophy is set to be a rollercoaster ride, featuring some of the finest teams from across the continent.
THE DATES OF THE EUROPA LEAGUE 23/24
Mark your calendars, as the Europa League action kicks off on August 10th with the preliminary round, followed by the playoffs on August 24th. The group stage promises riveting matches starting from September 21st, offering a series of exciting encounters until the fifth matchday on November 30th. The battle for supremacy continues with the knockout rounds, including the sixteenth round in February 2024, the round of 16 in March, quarterfinals in April, and the semi-finals in May. The grand finale is scheduled for May 22, 2024, at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin, Ireland.
The draws for the various stages of the tournament are equally anticipated events. The preliminary draw took place on July 24th, followed by the playoffs draw on August 7th. The group stage draw is slated for September 1st, while the knockout rounds’ draw will unfold on December 18th and February 23rd for the round of 16, March 15, 2024 – Quarterfinals, Semifinals, and Final.
TEAMS QUALIFYING FOR THE GROUPS
Italian football aficionados have reasons to cheer, as both Roma and Atalanta are set to represent their nation in the tournament. Alongside these giants, teams like Sporting Lisbon, Toulouse, Brighton, Liverpool, Freiburg, Betis, Villarreal, Rennes, Bayer Leverkusen, and West Ham will vie for glory. The group draw will determine the bands, with Pot 1 featuring Liverpool, West Ham, Bayer Leverkusen, Villarreal, Atalanta, Roma, and two more teams to be decided.
WHERE TO WATCH THE EUROPA LEAGUE LIVE
The Europa League will hit screens live via Sky, DAZN, and occasionally on TV8. Football enthusiasts worldwide can brace themselves for electrifying matches, surprising upsets, and unforgettable moments throughout the competition. With a stellar lineup of teams and a calendar filled with thrilling encounters, the Europa League 2023/2024 is all set to deliver a season of football magic like never before.