UEFA Europa League and UEFA Conference League Last 16, 1st leg, Mar 7 infographic
Graphic shows match previews with fixtures, and comparison of team statistics.


UEFA Europa Last 16, 2023-24

By Chris Dinsdale

March 7, 2024 - UEFA’s Europa League and Europa Conference League reach the Last 16 stage, with teams battling for a place in the quarter-finals of both tournaments.

In the UEFA Europa League, in-form Liverpool face Sparta Prague, with Liverpool supremo Jürgen Klopp chasing a quadruple in his final season with the club. While in the UEFA Europa Conference League, Aston Villa, LOSC Lille and Fiorentina face Ajax. First leg matches take place on March 7, with return legs on March 14.

The 2023-24 UEFA Europa League is the 53rd season of Europe’s secondary club football tournament.

The winners of the tournament will automatically qualify for the 2024–25 UEFA Champions League group stage, and also earn the right to play against the winners of the 2023–24 UEFA Champions League in the 2024 UEFA Super Cup. The season culminates with the final at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin, Republic of Ireland, on May 22, 2024.

The 2023-24 UEFA Conference League is the third season of Europe’s third-tier club football tournament. The season culminates with the final at the Agia Sophia Stadium in Athens, Greece, on May 29, 2024.

The winners of the tournament automatically qualify for the 2023-24 Europa League group stage.

PUBLISHED: 06/03/2024; STORY: Graphic News