One of fourteen

The Europa League 2010/2011 draw for the round of 32 will take place today at 15.00 St. Petersburg time.


Zenit`s opponent in the round of 32 may be any one of the following teams:
Aris Thessaloniki FC (Greece)
Basel (Switzerland)
FC BATE Borisov (Belarus)
« Benfica (Portugal)
Besiktas JK (Turkey)
Lech Poznan (Poland)
LOSC Lille Metropole (France)
FC Metalist Kharkiv (Ukraine)
SSC Napoli (Italy)
PAOK FC (Greece)
Rangers FC (Scotland)
Sevilla FC (Spain)
AC Sparta Praha (Czech Republic)
BSC Young Boys (Switzerland)

Matches of the round of 32 will take place on February 17th and 24th, 2011. As the winner of its group, Zenit will play its first of two matches away.

The draw for the round of 16 will follow once the draw for the round 32 has been completed. There will be no seeded teams. The 16 balls containing slips of paper for `Winners of match 1` to `Winners of match 16` will be placed in the large central bowl and shuffled. The first team drawn will play its first match at home against the second team drawn and the same procedure will then be repeated for the other games. There are no restrictions on the draw. Fixtures will be played 10 and 17 March 2011.

The draw for the UEFA Europa League rounds of 32 and 16 will take place at the House of European Football in Nyon, Switzerland from 13.00 CET on Friday with the full lineup now known following the conclusion of the group stage.