The group stage in fast forward is followed by the draw for the next round. Two German teams are still in the running in the Europa League – and they got lucky.
With Bayer Leverkusen and TSG Hoffenheim, two German teams are in the intermediate round of the Europa League. Both teams can be satisfied with their lots.
For Bayer Leverkusen, the opponent is BSC Young Boys. Werkself of coach Peter Bosz are favorites against the Swiss champions. Another favorite is TSG Hoffenheim, which is up against one of the lesser known clubs. Because Molde FK is not a regular guest in Europe. The club, where Erling Haaland played from 2017 to 2019, exceeded expectations in the Arsenal group.
All games at a glance:
BSC Young Boys – Bayer Leverkusen
Molde FK – TSG Hoffenheim
Wolfsberger AC – Tottenham Hotspur
Dynamo Kiev – Club Brugge
Real Sociedad San Sebastian – Manchester United
Benfica SL – Arsenal FC
Red Star Belgrade – AC Milan
Antwerp FC – Rangers
Slavia Prague – Leicester City
RB Salzburg – FC Villarreal
SC Braga – AS Roma
FK Krasnodar – Dinamo Zagreb
Granada CF – Napoli SSC
Maccabi Tel Aviv – Shakhtar Donetsk
Lille OSC – Ajax Amsterdam
Olympiacos – PSV Eindhoven
The first legs will be played on February 18, 2021. The second leg will take place on February 25, 2021.