With a point at home against LASK Linz, Liverpool is assured of wintering in the Europa League on Thursday evening. The English powerhouse, having won the tournament three times already, has set its sights on a fourth triumph, as Cody Gakpo told at the press conference.
UEFA has decided to give Tomasz Kwiatkowski, who served as the VAR on Tuesday evening during the Champions League match between Paris Saint-Germain and Newcastle United, a day off on Wednesday. After the intervention of the Pole, the French were awarded a controversial penalty deep in injury time, resulting in the match ending in a 1-1 draw.
The performance of Frenkie de Jong at Barcelona in the match against FC Porto earned the midfielder from Arkel both very nice compliments and critical assessments. His teammate João Cancelo sang his praises, while the Spanish press was less enthusiastic.