–Efe Ambrose to face Joel Obi
By Izuchukwu Okosi:
Some Super Eagles players will be in action when the UEFA Europa League Round of 32 commences in February 2015.
The draws for both the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 and Europa League Round of 32 matches were held on Monday with some interesting games, some of them to feature Nigerian stars.
Two Super Eagles will face off when Efe Ambrose’s Celtic confront Inter Milan of Italy who parade Joel Chukwuma Obi.
Ikechukwu Uche’s Villarreal were pitted against FC Salzburg of Austria while Lukman Haruna and his Dynamo Kiev teammates will play against French Ligue 1 side Guingamp.
Aside games involving Nigerian stars, other interesting fixtures involving some of Europe’s best sides include: Liverpool vs Besiktas; AS Roma vs Feyenoord and Tottenham Hotspurs vs Fiorentina.
EUROPA LEAGUE FIXTURES (ROUND OF 32)
BSC Young Boys (SUI) v Everton FC (ENG)
Torino FC (ITA) v Athletic Club (ESP)
Sevilla FC (ESP) v VfL Borussia Mönchengladbach(GER)
VfL Wolfsburg(GER) v Sporting Clube de Portugal (POR)
AFC Ajax(NED) v Legia Warszawa (POL)
Aalborg BK (DEN) v Club Brugge KV (BEL)
RSC Anderlecht(BEL) v FC Dinamo Moskva (RUS)
FC Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk (UKR) v Olympiacos FC (GRE)
Trabzonspor AS (TUR) v SSC Napoli (ITA)
EA Guingamp (FRA) v FC Dynamo Kyiv (UKR)
Villarreal CF (ESP) v FC Salzburg (AUT)
AS Roma (ITA) v Feyenoord (NED)
PSV Eindhoven (NED) v FC Zenit (RUS)
Liverpool FC (ENG) v Besiktas JK (TUR)
Tottenham Hotspur FC (ENG) v ACF Fiorentina (ITA)
Celtic FC (SCO) v FC Internazionale Milano (ITA)