European League The culés will play the previous round before the second place in the group
For the first time since 04/03 Barcelona will play the European League. The culés have spent over 15 years not competing. So much time has passed, that The competition had another name and several changes to the format have already been seen.
For this season, due to the emergence of La UEFA League Conference, The Europa League knockout round has been modified. There is no longer a turn of the sixteenth, but it is an initial stage, where second in the group stage of the European League against those who finished third in their groups in the Champions League, Including Barcelona. The top places in the group stage of the European League qualify directly to the round of 16 and the third places will play the conference stage.
After the first matches on Thursday, leon (Group A), Monaco (group B), Spartak Moscow (Group C), Eintracht Frankfurt (Group D), Galatasaray (Group E), red star (group F), Bayer Leverkusen (Group G) and West Ham (Group H) won their group.
Rangers, Real Sociedad, Napoli, Olympiacos, Betis, Lazio, Braga and Dinamo Zagreb are the second places in the group, but due to the rules of the draw that prevent Barcelona from playing Real Madrid and Betis, there are only six options for the left opponent. fee: Rangers, Napoli, Olympiacos, Lazio, Braga and Dinamo Zagreb.