Manchester United lifted its first UEFA Europa League title on Wednesday, defeating a youthful Ajax side, 2-0, to secure a place in the UEFA Champions League next season.
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The UEFA Europa League final takes place on Wednesday with Ajax squaring off with Manchester United in Solna, Sweden.
Gonzalo Higuain’s brace lifted Italian leaders Juventus to a 2-0 UEFA Champions League semifinal first leg win over Monaco on Wednesday.
Thursday sees the conclusion of the UEFA Europa League quarterfinals, with eight teams looking to continue their run.
Europa League round of 16 action headlines Thursday’s matches, with some Copa Libertadores later in the day.
Manchester United faces FC Rostov while Schalke and Borussia Monchengladbach collide in the next stage of the Europa League.
The UEFA Europa League Round of 32 concluded on Thursday, as Borussia Monchengladbach and Roma advanced, while Tottenham were upset for a second leg in-a-row.