The draws for the quarter-finals and semi-finals of the 2022/23 UEFA Europa League have been made.
After having eliminated Real Betis in the round of 16, Man United will meet city rivals Sevilla in the last eight. Six-time winners of the UEFA Cup and Europa League, Sevilla have won both of their previous fixtures against United, knocking them out 2-1 in the semi-finals of the 2019-20 Europa League in Cologne, and with the same aggregate scoreline in the Champions League 2017/18. League round of 16 (0-0 h, 2-1 a).
Juventus and Sporting met for the only time in the group stage of the 2017-18 Champions League, with the Italian side winning 2-1 in Turin, followed by a 1-1 draw in Lisbon. Feyenoord and Roma, meanwhile, met in the final of the Europa Conference League last season, Nicolò Zaniolo scored the only goal for the Serie A side in the 32nd minute in Tirana.
How did the lottery work?
There was a free draw for the quarter-finals, meaning no placements or country protection, with ties numbered 1–4 for the semi-finals that followed.
Was there a draw for the final?
Yes, for administrative purposes. The winners of semi-final 1 will be the ‘home team’ for the Europa League final in Budapest on Wednesday 31 May 2023.
Where is the 2023 Europa League final?
The 2022/23 Europa League Final will take place at the Puskás Aréna with a capacity of over 65,000 spectators in Budapest on May 31, 2023.
The winners will be awarded a place in the group stage of the 2023-24 UEFA Champions League, if they have not qualified through their domestic league.
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