EUROPA LEAGUE: Liverpool to face Villareal as Sevilla gets Shakhtar Doneskt

Liverpool have been paired to face Villareal in the Europa League draw held today. 

Liverpool claimed a fantasic 5-4 win on aggregate over Dortmund yesterday and would be looking to go a step further by winning the Europa League and emulate Chelsea who won it in 2013 but will have to face still competition from Villareal who also knocked out Sparta Prague 4-2 yesterday away from home and 6-3 on aggregate.

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In the other semi-final pairing,holders Sevilla faces a stern test to regain their crown after being paired against Ukranian side, Shaktar Doneskt.Doneskt knocked out Portugese club, Sporting Braga 4-0 and 6-1 on aggregate while Sevilla defeated fellow Spanish side Athletic Bilbao 5-4 on penalties after playing 3-3 over two legs.

The games are expected to take place on the 28th of April for the first leg and the second legs on the 5th of May next month.

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