Europa League round of 32 draw: Man United to face Saint Etienne, Spurs get Gent

first_img Will a Premier League team finally hold aloft the Europa League trophy this season? 1 Premier League clubs Manchester United and Tottneham Hotspur have avoided the big guns in the draw for the Europa League round of 32.United have been drawn against Saint Etienne, while Tottenham will face Belgian outfit Gent.The Red Devils’ draw will pit Pogba against Pogba, with Paul’s defender brother Florentin currently playing for their French opponents.Saint Etienne are unbeaten in this season’s competition and qualified for the knock-out stages as winners of Group C after three wins and three draws.Spurs, meanwhile, face an seemingly easier task against Gent, who just about qualified for the last 32 after finishing second in their group after two wins, two draws and two defeats.Each tie will be played over two legs, with the games set to commence on 16th and 23rd February 2017.Europa League round of 32 draw in full:Athletic Bilbao v Apoel NicosiaLegia Warsaw v AjaxAnderlecht v Zenit St PetersburgFC Astra Giurgiu v GenkMAN UNITED v Saint EtienneVillarreal v RomaLudogorets v FC CopenhagenCelta Vigo v Shakhtar DonetskOlympiacos v OsmanlisporKAA Gent v TOTTENHAMRostov v Sparta PragueKrasnodar v FenerbahceBorussia Monchengladbach v FiorentinaAZ Alkmaar v LyonHapoel Beer Sheva v BesiktasPAOK Salonika v Schalke 04last_img read more