Granada-Molde and Villarreal-Dinamo Kiev will be the knockout stages of the Europa League round of 16 with Spanish teams involved, according to the draw held this Friday at the UEFA headquarters in Nyon (Switzerland).
Those of Diego Martínez, euphoric after culminate this Thursday at the Diego Armando Maradona Stadium the feat of eliminating Naples (2-0 at Nuevo Los Cármenes and 1-2 on the return leg), they will try to give continuity to his spectacular debut in the competition against Molde, another team that makes its debut in the tournament and that will arrive at the appointment after getting rid of Hoffenheim. The Nasrid venue will host the first leg, and the return leg will be held in Norway.
While, the Castellón team left out Salzburg in the round of 32 (0-2 and 2-1) and now they will face Dinamo Kiev, eliminated in the Champions League group of FC Barcelona this course. The first leg will be played in Ukraine and the tie will be resolved at the Estadio de la Cerámica.
The qualifying rounds include the duel between two European champions, Manchester United and AC Milan. The qualifying rounds will be played Thursdays, March 11 and 18 at different times (18.55 and 21 hours).
Table of matches
Ajax (NED) – Young Boys (SUI).
Dinamo Kiev (UCR) – VILLARREAL (ESP).
Rome (ITA) – Shakhtar Donetsk (UCR).
Olympiacos (GRE) – Arsenal (ING).
Dinamo Zagreb (CRO) – Tottenham (ING).
Manchester United (ING) – AC Milan (ITA).
Slavia Prague (RCH) – Rangers (ESC).
GRANADA (ESP) – Molde (NOR).