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SportEuropa League: Which clubs progressed and faltered in Matchday 4?

00:31  09 november  2018
00:31  09 november  2018 Source:   thescore.com

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First, European Leagues , then the Champions League and Europa League , which face Matchday 3 this week, finally the EURO 2016 qualifiers. Chempionat Rossii - Russian Premier League (After 12 matches ). FC Zenit is first with 32 points, seven more than CSKA Moskva after winning against the

04 Nov 2011 at 04:26. Europa League : Matchday 4 . Matchday 1. SK Slovan Bratislava (Slovakia) 1 Athletic Club (Bilbao) (Spain) 2. Paris Saint-Germain FC (France) 3 FC Salzburg (Austria) 1.

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BATE Borisov came close against Chelsea - cracking the woodwork on three occasions - but the English side advanced to the Europa League knockout rounds with a 1-0 win in Belarus.

Meanwhile, last season's finalists Marseille and Belgian giants Anderlecht were notable clubs eliminated from the continental competition in the early kickoffs.

Here is what's happened so far in Thursday's matches, and what's still to be determined in a busy day of Europa League action:

Early kickoffs

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Group D

Anderlecht were eliminated with a 2-0 loss at Fenerbahce, whose fate is yet to be determined along with that of Dinamo Zagreb and Spartak Trnava.

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Europa League Matchday 3. Group A. Astana 4 Maccabi Tel-Aviv 0 Villarreal 2 Slavia Praha 2. In the Champions League the English contingent is biggest with five clubs representing the Premier League - Liverpool, Manchester United and Manchester City from the north and the London clubs

Europa League . Diese Übersicht zeigt einen Kurzüberblick aller Partien der ausgewählten Spielrunde mit entsprechend relevanten Informationen sowohl vor, als auch live während sowie nach dem Spiel. In der rechten Spalte wird zudem die Torjägerliste des Wettbewerbs zum jeweiligen Zeitpunkt angezeigt.

Group G

Nothing is decided in a quartet of Rangers, Rapid Vienna, Spartak Moscow, and Villarreal.

Group H

Marseille fell out of the Europa League after just four matches with a 2-1 loss at Lazio's Stadio Olimpico. The win sent the Roman outfit into the next stage along with Eintracht Frankfurt, which overcame Group H cellar-dwellers Apollon Limassol.

Group I

Progression to the last 32 is still up for grabs for Besiktas, Genk, Malmo, and Sarpsborg.

Group J

Akhisar Belediyespor were booted from the Europa League following a 3-2 home defeat to Sevilla. The Andalusians, meanwhile, are still vying with Krasnodar and Standard Liege to decide which two teams progress.

Group K

Astana, Dynamo Kyiv, Jablonec, and Rennes are still squabbling over a pair of spots to vault into the knockout rounds.

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The 2018–19 UEFA Europa League group stage began on 20 September and is scheduled to end on 13 December 2018. A total of 48 teams compete in the group stage to decide 24 of the 32 places in

Group L

With their victory on Thursday, Chelsea are through as the top-placed team in Group L, while BATE Borisov, PAOK Thessaloniki, and MOL Vidi are fighting to capture second position.

Later kickoffs (3 p.m. ET)

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Group A

Bayer Leverkusen and FC Zurich will meet in western Germany with the prospect of advancing from the quartet, while Ludogorets and AEK Larnaca are both looking to cling to their Europa League status in Bulgaria.

Group B

A raft of permutations in this group has put Celtic and Rosenborg on the brink of elimination, while RB Leipzig and Red Bull Salzburg are looking to punch their tickets into the knockout phase.

Group C

Bordeaux - arguably the most storied name in a group rounded out by Slavia Prague, FC Copenhagen, and Zenit St. Petersburg - are on the verge of being dumped from the competition.

Group E

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As the Europa League enters the business end of the group stage, the matches begin to take on more importance. That urgency inspired some big It was a fine strike, too, and it put him level with club record holder Ruud van Nistelrooy at 38 European tallies, but the rest of his outing was littered with

UEFA Europa League . What to get excited about on matchday four. Who needs what to go through next week? If two or more clubs are level on points, alphabetical order is applied based on full club names until teams have played each other twice, at which point the competition regulations are applied.

A victory over Sporting CP would send Arsenal through, and even a draw would be enough for the Gunners if Vorskla Poltava lose to Qarabag. Qarabag need at least a point to keep their slim hopes of progression alive.

Group F

Olympiacos can ditch Dudelange from the tournament with a win, but if the Greek side doesn't capture all points on offer, Real Betis would advance by beating AC Milan again.

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