Standard Liege's caretaker manager Ivan Vukomanovic will take charge of his first match against Sevilla in Europa League Group G after the Belgian club clarified his position with UEFA.
Vukomanovic is the man charged with restoring a semblance of calm to Standard, who saw their game with Zulte-Waregem on Sunday suspended in the 89th minute as furious fans threw seats and fencing on to the pitch with the hosts 2-1 down.
That was the latest setback in a season that has gone badly off the rails already,...
Everton boss Roberto Martinez feels his side's double-header against Lille could well prove a "final'' in terms of the way Europa League Group H pans out.
The Toffees take on the French outfit at the Stade Pierre Mauroy on Thursday, with the reverse fixture following on Nov. 6.
In a pool also featuring Russians FK Krasnodar and German side Wolfsburg, after two rounds of matches Everton are top with four points and Lille third with two.
And speaking at his new conference to preview Thursday's contest,...
Inter Milan coach Walter Mazzarri does not believe his side will underestimate St Etienne in Thursday's Europa League Group F match.
The Italians go into the encounter at San Siro looking to remain perfect in the competition and take a giant step towards the knockout stages.
A 1-0 victory at Dnipro and a 2-0 home triumph over Qarabag have placed Inter in command of their pool and the Nerazzurri are now four points clear of second-placed St Etienne after two games.
Les Verts, meanwhile, remain winless...
Lille boss Rene Girard has attempted to ease the pressure on Divock Origi ahead of Thursday's Europa League Group H clash with Everton.
The 19-year-old Belgium international has risen to prominence in 2014, shining for his country at the summer's World Cup and subsequently being signed from Lille by Liverpool.
Origi was immediately loaned back to the French outfit for the 2014-15 season, and has begun the campaign impressively, scoring four goals in all competitions for Les Dogues plus another for...