Manchester United and Arsenal Find Out Who They Will Face In UEFA Europa League Group Stage

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MONACO, MONACO - AUGUST 30: Ashley Cole former Chelsea FC shows Arsenal FC (ENG) in the group F during the Kick-Off 2019/2020 - UEFA Europa League Draw on August 30, 2019 in Monaco, Monaco. (Photo by Eurasia Sport Images/Getty Images)

Premier League sides Manchester United and Arsenal have found out who they will be facing in the 2019/20 UEFA Europa League Group Stage. They will battle it out alongside 46 other teams for a place in the final in May.

UEFA Europa League Group Stage Draw

Manchester United

Manchester United were the last side out of Pot One and were dealt a long trip to Kazakhstan to face FC Astana. It will be the first time in their history that they face Astana when the two sides meet.

Alongside the Kazakhstan side, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side will face trips to Serbia and Holland to face Partizan Belgrade and AZ Alkmaar retrospectively.


Arsenal were dealt a kind draw travel wise as they face trips to Germany, Belgium and Portugal. They face last seasons quarter finalist’s Eintracht Frankfurt in Group F, as well as Standard Liege and Portuguese side Vitoria.

The Gunners will be hoping to go one better this season, as they finished runners-up in the competition last season.

Wolverhampton Wanders

After negotiating the qualifying rounds, Wolverhampton Wanderers earned their place in the group stage thanks to goals from Raul Jimenez and Leander Dendoncker. They will face Besiktas, Braga and Slovakian champions Slovan Bratislava.

Europa League Group Stage Draw In Full

Group A – Sevilla, Apoel, Qarabag FK, Dundelange

Group B – Dynamo Kiev, FC Copenhagen, Malmo, FC Lugano

Group C – FC Basel, FC Krasnodar, Getafe, Trabzonspor

Group D – Sporting Lisbon, PSV, Rosenborg, LASK

Group E – Lazio, Celtic, Stade Rennes, CFR Cluj

Group F – Arsenal, Eintracht Frankfurt, Standard Liege, Vitoria SC

Group G – FC Porto, BSC Young Boys, Feyenoord, Rangers

Group H – CSKA Moscow, Ludogorets, Espanyol, Ferencvarosi

Group I – Wolfsburg, Gent, ASSE St Etienne, FC Olexandriya

Group J – AS Roma, Borussia Monchengladbach, Istanbul Basakehir, Wolfsberger

Group K – Besiktas, Braga, Wolverhampton Wanderers, Slovan Bratislava

Group L – Manchester United, FC Astana, Partizan Belgrade, AZ Alkmaar

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