Europa League group-stage draw: All you need to know | Football News

The Europa League draw for the 2020/21 season takes place this week, with Arsenal and Leicester set to learn their fate.

The annual draw for the group stages will take place after the last remaining play-off round ties are decided on Thursday.

Sevilla were crowned Europa League champions for a record-extending sixth time in August after a thrilling 3-2 victory over Inter Milan in Cologne.

They will be in the Champions League group stages this term but 48 other clubs with have dreams of emulating their success at the Stadion Energa Gdansk in Poland next May.

Tottenham, Rangers and Celtic will all hope to join Arsenal and Leicester in being involved in this season’s competition, as Sky Sports explains all you need to know ahead of this week’s draw…

When is the Europa League draw?

Sevilla will be playing in the Champions League group stages this season

The draw for the Europa League takes place at 12pm on Friday October 2 at the House of European Football in Nyon, Switzerland. This follows on from the Champions League draw, which will take place the previous day.

How can I follow it?

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