When will the draw for the 1/8 finals of the Europa League take place? UK start date, time, TV channel, live coverage for Rangers, West Ham and Barça with a hat

West Ham are nervously awaiting their fate in the Europa League round of 16 and the draw is due to take place in Nyon, Switzerland.

Barcelona and Rangers are also in the hat after big wins over Napoli and Borussia Dortmund.


Portuguese footballer Nuno Ricardo de Oliveira Ribeiro has revealed how the Rangers have fallen out of their last 32 matches.1 credit

What date is the draw for the 1/8 finals of the Europa League and what time does it start?

  • The draw for the 1/8 finals of the Europa League will take place on Friday, February 25. TODAY.
  • The draw is expected to start at 11:00 UK time.
  • Some famous football legends might be responsible for taking balls out of the pot.

The Europa League Round of 16 draw is televised and can it be broadcast live?

  • The draw will be broadcast live on BT Sport, the official broadcaster of the Europa League.
  • It can also be streamed through BT Sport Player and the BT Sport app.
  • But if you don’t have access to BT Sport, the draw will also be streamed live for FREE on the UEFA website and on their social media.

What days are the matches of the 1/8 finals of the Europa League?

  • All first legs of the last 16 matches will be played on 10 March.
  • Return matches are scheduled for a week later, on 17 March.

Which clubs have qualified?

The following eight teams have already made it into the basket thanks to their top group earlier in the campaign.

  • Red Star Belgrade
  • Eintracht Frankfurt
  • Galatasary
  • Bayer Leverkusen
  • Lyon
  • Monaco
  • Spartak Moscow
  • West Ham United
  • Rangers
  • Barcelona
  • Seville
  • Porto
  • RB Leipzig
  • Real Betis
  • Atalanta
  • Braga/Sheriff

No team can play a club from their home country and the teams that finish first in their Europa League group will play the first leg away.

When are the quarter-finals, semi-finals and finals?


  • The first matches will take place on Thursday, April 7th.
  • The return matches will take place on Thursday 14 April.


  • The first matches will be held on Monday, April 18.
  • The return matches will take place on Thursday, May 5.

The final

  • The final will take place in Seville, Spain on Wednesday 18 May.

Keep up to date with all the news about the Europa League draw in our live blog…

  • The draw for the 1/8 finals of the Europa League

    How does it work then?

    Well, the eight group winners will be put together in a play-off qualifying round, pitted against the group runners-up and those eliminated from the Champions League.

    So, for example, West Ham can draw with Rangers or Barcelona. But Rangers and Barcelona cannot play against each other.

  • The draw for the 1/8 finals of the Europa League

    Welcome to the Europa League Round of 16 draw!

    Many huge teams are participating in today’s draw. British teams West Ham and Rangers are in contention for the next round.

    As well as the likes of Monaco, Lyon, RB Leipzig and Galatasaray.

    The draw will take place from 11:00 GMT.

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