Europa Conference League

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‘So close’: John McGinn turns focus to top-four race after Olympiakos defeat
The captain said: ‘We have had setbacks but this group will keep fighting’ as Aston Villa chase a win against Liverpool to secure a Champions League spot

Ben Fisher

12, May, 2024 @9:30 PM

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Olympiakos 2-0 Aston Villa (agg 6-2): Europa Conference League semi-final, second leg – as it happened
Olympiakos will face Fiorentina in the final after sending Aston Villa out in comprehensive fashion

Will Unwin

09, May, 2024 @9:04 PM

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El Kaabi’s double crushes Aston Villa hopes of comeback at Olympiakos
Ayoub El Kaabi’s two goals earned a 2-0 win on the night for Olympiakos, 6-2 on aggregate, against Aston Villa in the Europa Conference League semi-final

Ben Fisher at the Georgios Karaiskakis Stadium

09, May, 2024 @9:02 PM

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Aston Villa wait on fitness of Emiliano Martínez for Olympiakos second leg
Unai Emery will make a last-minute call on whether Emiliano Martínez will face Olympiakos in the Europa Conference League semi-finals

Ben Fisher in Piraeus

08, May, 2024 @7:11 PM

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Aston Villa 2-4 Olympiakos: Europa Conference League semi-final, first leg – as it happened
Ayoub El Kaabi’s hat-trick stunned Aston Villa as Olympiakos secured a two-goal advantage in their semi-final tie

Taha Hashim

02, May, 2024 @9:24 PM

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Aston Villa have mountain to climb after El Kaabi earns Olympiakos first-leg win
Aston Villa will need a big turnaround after losing the first leg of their Uefa Conference League semi-final 4-2 at home to Olympiakos

Ben Fisher at Villa Park

02, May, 2024 @9:07 PM

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Heroes and Villans: How Emery has relit the flame of European desire | Ben Fisher
With a Conference League semi-final and Champions League qualification in sight, there is a sense of euphoria at Villa Park

Ben Fisher

01, May, 2024 @5:55 PM

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English clubs’ hopes of extra Champions League spot hanging by a thread
Defeats for West Ham and Liverpool in their Europa League quarter-finals mean Germany is very likely to take an extra Champions League spot next season

David Hytner

18, Apr, 2024 @10:28 PM

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Martínez the tainted hero as Aston Villa beat Lille in controversial shootout
Aston Villa advanced to the Europa Conference League semi-finals after Lille had two penalties saved despite making it 2-1 on the night and 3-3 on aggregate

Ben Fisher at Decathlon Arena – Stade Pierre-Mauroy

18, Apr, 2024 @8:04 PM

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Scottish teams lose automatic spot in Champions League group stages
The Czech Republic gain the automatic spot after securing 10th in Uefa’s rankings, meaning next season’s Scottish champions must enter the playoff round

Guardian sport and agencies

11, Apr, 2024 @10:23 PM

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Watkins and McGinn help Unai Emery have a grand night in win over Lille
Ollie Watkins and John McGinn scored the goals for Aston Villa in a 2-1 Europa Conference League quarter-final first leg victory over Lille

Ben Fisher at Villa Park

11, Apr, 2024 @9:08 PM

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English clubs closing in on fifth Champions League spot for next season
Five English clubs remain in Europe while only three from Germany remain and West Ham’s 5-0 defeat of Freiburg helped boost England’s coefficient score

Paul MacInnes

15, Mar, 2024 @12:24 PM

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