Europa League

Planning a football trip to Europe next year? Details of the Europa League

Competition Overview

Whilst in England the Europa League is not really seen as a premier competition, this is not the case in other European countries.  For people planning a football trip to Europe, the Thursday night fixtures of the Europa League can be an ideal start for a long weekend away.  Below are all the details you will need to plan a football trip to a Europa League game this season.

2016/17 UEFA Europa League match calendar

2016/17 UEFA Europa League match calendar
Stage Dates
First qualifying round, first leg 30/06/16
First qualifying round, second leg 07/07/16
Second qualifying round, first leg 14/07/16
Second qualifying round, second leg 21/07/16
Third qualifying round, first leg 28/07/16
Third qualifying round, second leg 04/08/16
Play-off round, first leg 18/08/16
Play-off round, second leg 25/08/16
Group stage, matchday one 15/09/16
Group stage, matchday two 29/09/16
Group stage, matchday three 20/10/16
Group stage, matchday four 03/11/16
Group stage, matchday five 24/11/16
Group stage, matchday six 08/12/16
Round of 32, first leg 16/02/17
Round of 32, second leg 23/02/17
Round of 16, first leg 09/03/17
Round of 16, second leg 16/03/17
Quarter-finals, first leg 13/04/17
Quarter-finals, second leg 20/04/17
Semi-finals, first leg 04/05/17
Semi-finals, second leg 11/05/17
Final (Friends Arena, Stockholm) 24/05/17