UEFA Europa League knockout stage play-off draw |  UEFA Europa League

UEFA Europa League knockout stage play-off draw | UEFA Europa League

The 2022/23 UEFA Europa League knockout stage play-off draw gave its verdict on Monday at UEFA headquarters in Nyon.

Relive the draw

Europa League knockout stage play-offs

Thursday February 16
Barcelona-Man United (6:45 p.m.)
Shakhtar Donetsk – Rennes (6:45 p.m.)
Ajax – Union Berlin (6:45 p.m.)
Salzburg – Rome (6:45 p.m.)

Juventus – Nantes (21 hours)
Sporting CP – Midtjylland (21 hours)
Leverkusen-Monaco (21 hours)
Sevilla – PSV (21 hours)

Thursday February 23
Nantes – Juventus (6:45 p.m.)
Midtjylland – Sporting CP (6:45 p.m.)
Monaco – Leverkusen (6:45 p.m.)
PSV – Sevilla (6:45 p.m.)

Man United – Barcelona (21 hours)
Rennes – Shakhtar Donetsk (21 hours)
Union Berlin – Ajax (21 hours)
Rome – Salzburg (21 hours)

How does the Europa League knockout stage work?

The winners of these eight matches will join the eight Europa League group winners in the round of 16, with the draw scheduled for February 24. The losers leave the European stage for 2022/23.

Who’s in eighths?

Arsenal (ENG)
Betis (ESP)
Fenerbahce (TUR)
Ferencvaros (HUN)
Feyenoord (NED)
Freiburg (GER)
Real Sociedad (ESP)
Union SG (BEL)

How did the draw go?

The eight UEFA Europa League group runners-up have been placed in the seeding pot; all eight teams transferred from the UEFA Champions League were in the unseeded hat. A team was drawn from each hat to create each poster, with the seeded teams playing the return matches at home. Clubs from the same association could not be drawn against each other.

On the way to Budapest

Round of 16 draws: February 24
Round of 16: March 9 and 16, 2023
Quarter and semi-final draw: March 17
Quarter-finals: April 13 and 20, 2023
Semi-finals: May 11 and 18, 2023
Final: May 31, 2023