Looks like Man Utd and Arsenal handed favorable draws as Europa League fixtures are released
Newsonline reports that the 2022/2023 Europa league group stage fixtures has finally been released, the Europa League draw was conducted in Istanbul, Turkey.
The draw, streamed on the UEFA website, was released on Friday.
See full fixtures below:
Group A: Arsenal, PSV Eindhoven, Bodo/Glimt, FC Zurich
Group B: Dynamo Kyiv, Rennes, Fenerbahce, AEK Larnaca
Group C: Roma, Ludogorets, Real Betis, HJK Helsinki
Group D: Braga, Malmo, Union Berlin, Union Saint-Gilloise
Group E: Manchester United, Real Sociedad, FC Sheriff, Omonia Nicosia
Group F: Lazio, Feyenoord, FC Midtjylland, SK Sturm Graz
Group G: Olympiakos, Qarabag, Freiburg, Nantes
Group H: Red Star Belgrade, Monaco, Ferencvaros TC, Trabzonspor
Manchester United, who won the tournament in 2017, played Real Sociedad in the group stage of the Champions League in 2013 and in the last 32 of the Europa League in 2021, with United winning 4-0 on aggregate.
FC Sheriff are the Moldovan champions while Omonia Nicosia, from Cyprus, are managed by former Celtic boss Neil Lennon.
All three of Arsenal’s group-stage rivals dropped out of the Champions League qualifying phase.
PSV, who are managed by former Manchester United striker Ruud van Nistelrooy, lost to Rangers in the Champions League play-off.
Bodo/Glimt and FC Zurich are champions of Norway and Switzerland respectively.
Inaugural Europa Conference League winners Roma are in Group C with Real Betis, Ludogorets and HJK.