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Europa League: Lazio-Sevilla, Sporting-Villarreal, Celtic-Valencia, Rennes-Real Betis

Four Spanish clubs have learned their fate for the last 32 draw of this season’s Europa League following Monday’s draw in Nyom.

Sevilla – who have won the competition a record five times, with all coming from 2006 onwards – will face Italian giants Lazio while city rivals Real Betis take on Rennes of France.

Valencia, who dropped down into the competition from the Champions League, have been paired with Glasgow Celtic and Villarreal will face Sporting CP.

The first legs will be played on 14 February, and the second legs will be played on 21 February 2019.

Know Your Opponent: Lazio v Sevilla
Lazio UEFA ranking: 39
Domestic position: 5
Group stage: W3 D0 L3 F9 A11
Last season: UEFA Europa League quarter-finals (lost 6-5 v Salzburg)
Previous UEFA Cup/Europa League best: runners-up (1997/98)

Sevilla UEFA ranking: 8
Domestic position: 2
Group stage: W4 D0 L2 F18 A6
Last season: UEFA Champions League quarter-finals (lost 2-1 v Bayern München)
Previous UEFA Cup/Europa League best: winners (2015/16*, 2014/15, 2013/14, 2006/07, 2005/06)

Know Your Opponent: Celtic v Valencia
Celtic UEFA ranking: 44
Domestic position: 3
Group stage: W3 D0 L3 F6 A8
Last season: UEFA Europa League round of 32* (lost 3-1 v Zenit)
Previous UEFA Cup/Europa League best: runners-up (2002/03)

Valencia UEFA ranking: 60
Domestic position: 14
Group stage: W2 D2 L2 F6 A6
Last season: not in Europe
Previous UEFA Cup/Europa League best: winners (2003/04)

Know Your Opponent: Rennes v Real Betis
Rennes UEFA ranking: 112
Domestic position: 11
Group stage: W3 D0 L3 F7 A8
Last season: not in Europe
Previous UEFA Cup/Europa League best: round of 32 (2018/19)

Real Betis UEFA ranking: 73
Domestic position: 5
Group stage: W3 D3 L0 F7 A2
Last season: not in Europe
Previous UEFA Cup/Europa League best: round of 16 (2013/14, 2005/06*, 1998/99, 1995/96)

Know Your Opponent: Sporting CP v Villarreal
Sporting CP UEFA ranking: 31
Domestic position: 2
Group stage: W4 D1 L1 F13 A3
Last season: UEFA Europa League quarter-finals* (lost 2-1 v Atlético Madrid)
Previous UEFA Cup/Europa League best: runners-up (2004/05)

Villarreal UEFA ranking: 27
Domestic position: 17
Group stage: W2 D4 L0 F12 A5
Last season: UEFA Europa League round of 32 (lost 4-1 v Lyon)
Previous UEFA Cup/Europa League best: semi-finals (2015/16, 2010/11, 2003/04)

Europa League Round of 32 First Leg
Viktoria Plzeň v Dinamo Zagreb  – Buy Europa League Tickets
Club Brugge v Salzburg- Buy Europa League Tickets
Rapid Wien v Internazionale- Buy Europa League Tickets
Slavia Praha v Genk- Buy Europa League Tickets
Krasnodar  v Leverkusen- Buy Europa League Tickets
Zürich v Napoli – Buy Europa League Tickets
Malmö v Chelsea- Buy Europa League Tickets
Shakhtar Donetsk  v Eintracht Frankfurt- Buy Europa League Tickets
Celtic v Valencia- Buy Europa League Tickets
Rennes v Real Betis- Buy Europa League Tickets
Olympiacos  v Dynamo Kyiv- Buy Europa League Tickets
Lazio v Sevilla- Buy Europa League Tickets
Fenerbahçe v Zenit- Buy Europa League Tickets
Sporting CP  v Villarreal- Buy Europa League Tickets
BATE Borisov v Arsenal- Buy Europa League Tickets
Galatasaray v Benfica- Buy Europa League Tickets

Europa League Round of 32 Second Leg
Dinamo Zagreb v Viktoria Plzeň- Buy Europa League Tickets
Salzburg v Club Brugge- Buy Europa League Tickets
Internazionale v Rapid Wien- Buy Europa League Tickets
Genk v Slavia Praha- Buy Europa League Tickets
Leverkusen  v Krasnodar- Buy Europa League Tickets
Napoli v Zurich – Buy Europa League Tickets
Chelsea v Malmo – Buy Europa League Tickets
Eintracht Frankfurt v Shakhtar Donetsk- Buy Europa League Tickets
Valencia v Celtic – Buy Europa League Tickets
Real Betis v Rennes – Buy Europa League Tickets
Dynamo Kyiv (v Olympiacos- Buy Europa League Tickets
Sevilla  v Lazio- Buy Europa League Tickets
Zenit v Fenerbahçe – Buy Europa League Tickets
Villarreal v Sporting – Buy Europa League Tickets
Arsenal  v Bate – Buy Europa League Tickets
Benfica v Galatasaray – Buy Europa League Tickets

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