Europa League

Coverage of the Champions League‘s less-loved brother, the Europa League (formerly known as the UEFA Cup). You can also watch the Europa League live.

Also See: UEFA Europa League Fixtures | UEFA Europa League Statistics.

Champions League and UEFA Cup Format Changes

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The Champions League qualification format has been changed (for the 2009-2012 period), the Champions League final has been shifted to a Saturday (thank god),...

Bayern Munich held by courageous Bolton

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Bolton weathered a second half onslaught from a Bayern Munich side inspired by the talismanic Franck Ribery to claim a highly impressive UEFA Cup...

The Bayern Munich Revolution

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Bayern Munich is both the most popular and most loathed club all over Germany — a true touchstone (almost requirement) for a club...

UEFA Cup 2007/2008: Group Stage Predictions

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So the draw for the UEFA Cup group stage has recently been confirmed, and tournament favourites Bayern Munich have landed one of the more...

Uefa Cup Watch: Tottenham and Everton to shine, Bolton to crash

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After a week of anticipation for all the three people that care, the draw for the UEFA Cup took place today. The English Premier...

UEFA Cup: Does Anyone Really Care?

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The Champions League has long reverted from being a competition for the 'Champions'. From the top leagues across Europe, we are now used to...

Serie A Latest: Matchday 4 and Champions League Review

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Hello everyone! Your Italian Calcio expert Marco Pantanella is back, ready to begin his second week here on Soccerlens. :mrgreen: Up on the menu today...

Tottenham Thrash Famagusta / ball-boy’s moment of glory (video)

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Alright, so none of you really care; Tottenham Hotspur thrashed Cypriot team Anorthosis Famagusta (a side most will not have heard of) 6-1 at...

Will the UEFA Cup arrest Tottenham and Bolton’s slump? Who will be the new...

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Who will take up the gauntlet laid down by Sevilla's progression to the Champions League? And which clubs will be considered UEFA Cup favourites...

Qualify for Champions League or Win the Uefa / FA Cup?

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When Blackburn's Morten Gamst Pedersen was asked to choose between a top-four finish and winning the UEFA Cup, he picked the UEFA Cup. This caught...

Cup winners vs 4th placed clubs – Who deserves Champions League qualification?

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Considering how we're genetically wired to oppose change as a threat to the status quo (and therefore ourselves), it's not a surprise that Platini's...

From Intertoto to the Uefa Cup, dreams in hand

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Eleven teams from across Europe have all earned a place in the 2007/08 UEFA Cup second qualifying round after winning through from the UEFA...