2020/21 UEFA Europa League | all you need to know
When is the group stage? | How will qualifying work? | Where is the 2021 final? | Who is in the group stages?
The 2020–21 UEFA Europa League will be the 50th season of Europe's secondary club football tournament organised by UEFA, and the 12th season since it was renamed from the UEFA Cup to the UEFA Europa League.
What are the changes?
When are the draws?
09/08/2020: Preliminary round draw
10/08/2020: First qualifying round draw
31/08/2020: Second qualifying round draw
01/09/2020: Third qualifying round draw
18/09/2020: Play-off draw
02/10/2020: Group stage draw, Athens
14/12/2020: Round of 32 draw
26/02/2021: Round of 16 draw
19/03/2021: Quarter-final and semi-final draws
All draws take place at UEFA headquarters in Nyon, Switzerland unless stated otherwise.
When will matches take place?
20/08/2020 Preliminary round
27/08/2020 First qualifying round
17/09/2020 Second qualifying round
24/09/2020 Third qualifying round
22/10/2020 Matchday 1
29/10/2020 Matchday 2
05/11/2020 Matchday 3
26/11/2020 Matchday 4
03/12/2020 Matchday 5
10/12/2020 Matchday 6
18/02/2021–25/02/2021 Round of 32
11/03/2021–18/03/2021 Round of 16
Who's in The 2020/21 Europa League Group Stages - so far
(subject to League completions & qualifying rounds)
Information supplied by UEFA.com & wikipedia