08-09 UEFA Cup Playoff Draw

This article refers to an earlier version of the Europa League draw. Go to the latest Europa League draw article.

The UEFA Cup last 32 and last 16 draws were announced today:

Last 32 draw (first leg 18-19 Feb/ second leg 26 Feb):

Paris Saint-Germain v Wolfsburg
FC Copenhagen v MANCHESTER CITY
NEC Nijmegen v Hamburg
Sampdoria v Metalist Kharkiv
Braga v Standard Liege
ASTON VILLA v CSKA Moscow
Lech Poznan v Udinese
Olympiakos v Saint-Etienne
Fiorentina v Ajax
Aalborg v Deportivo La Coruna
Werder Bremen v AC Milan
Bordeaux v Galatasaray
Dynamo Kiev v Valencia
Zenit St. Petersburg v Stuttgart
Marseille v FC Twente
Shakhtar Donetsk v TOTTENHAM

Last 16 draw (first leg 12 Mar/ second leg 18-19 Mar):

Werder Bremen or AC Milan v Olympiakos or Saint-Etienne
ASTON VILLA or CSKA Moscow v Shakhtar Donetsk or TOTTENHAM
Lech Poznan or Udinese v Zenit St Petersburg or Stuttgart
Paris Saint-Germain or Wolfsburg v Braga or Standard Liege
Dynamo Kiev or Valencia v Sampdoria or Metalist Kharkiv
Copenhagen or MANCHESTER CITY v Aalborg or Deportivo
Marseille or FC Twente v Fiorentina or Ajax
NEC Nijmegen or Hamburg v Bordeaux or Galatasaray

The pick of these draws is the Ajax – Fiorentina, Bremen – Milan and Zenit – Suttgart games, although if Villand Spurs get through to teh next round they’ll have a fun time playing against each other (and it’s not unlikely either).

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