UEFA Europa League Day 5, Thursday Nov 30 infographic
Graphic shows match previews with fixtures, and comparison of team statistics.


UEFA Europa League Day 5, Thursday Nov 30

By Chris Dinsdale

November 30, 2023 - UEFA Europa League Matchday 5, Thursday fixtures. Europe’s new UEFA Europa League season continues as Villarreal face Panathinaikos, with Pepe Reina set to overhaul Iker Casillas as the goalkeeper with most appearances in European club football. Elsewhere, teams aim to secure top spot in their groups, and a direct route to the Last 16 in March.

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.

Clubs qualify for the competition based on their performance in their national league and cup competitions.

PUBLISHED: 27/11/2023; STORY: Graphic News