When is the Europa League quarter-final draw?

What they are playing for: the Europa League trophy (Getty Images)
What they are playing for: the Europa League trophy (Getty Images)

Europa League sides are set to find out their quarter-final opponents when the draw takes place next Friday. y

There are two British teams still in the competition following the thrilling conclusion to the round of 16. Liverpool booked their place in the draw with a 6-1 demolition of Sparta Prague to add to their 5-1 advantage from the first leg.

West Ham managed to overcome a 1-0 deficit after the first leg with an emphatic 5-0 win at the London Stadium. However, Brighton and Rangers were unable to follow their fellow British outfits.

Brighton went into the match needing to pull off a miracle after losing 4-0 at Roma in the first leg, but were only able to manage a 1-0 win at the Amex Stadium.

Bayer Leverkusen needed two goals in stoppage time to overcome 10-man Qarabag in a game that threatened to knock out the Bundesliga leaders. Whereas AC MIlan won 3-1 at Slavia Prague, to make it 7-3 on aggregate.

As well as the quarter-finals, the semi-final draw will also be made, so clubs will be able to plot their route to the final in Dublin on Wednesday 22 May.

Here’s everything you need to know about the Europa League draw, and get all the latest football betting sites offers here.

When is the Europa League draw?

The draws for the quarter-finals and semi-finals will take place at Uefa’s headquarters in Nyon, Switzerland on Friday 15 March, at 12pm GMT.

How to watch on TV and online

The draw will be live-streamed via the Uefa Europa League website. Viewers can also watch it on TNT Sports as well as via the Discovery+ app and website.

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How does it work?

The draw will feature the eight remaining teams in the competition. There are no restrictions on which clubs face one another, so teams who played each other during the group stage can meet in the quarter-finals, as can sides from the same national domestic league.

Ties take place over two legs, with the first legs set for 11 April and the second legs a week later on 18 April. With no away goals advantage, matches level after 180 minutes will go to extra time and, if necessary, a penalty shootout.

What are the last-16 scores?

Rangers 0-1 Benfica Rafa Silva 66 [2-3 aggregate]

West Ham United 5 Paqueta 9, Bowen 32, Cresswell 51, Kudus 77, 85 Freiburg 0

Bayer Leverkusen 3 Frimpong Schick 90+3, 90+7 Qarabag 2 Zoubir 58, dos Santos Junior 67

Brighton 1 Welbeck Roma 0

Liverpool 6 Nunez 7, Clark 8, Salah 10, Gakpo 14, 55, Szoboszlai 48, Sparta Prague 1, Birmancevic 42

Slavia Prague 1 Matej Jurasek 84 AC Milan 3 Pulisic 33, Loftus-Cheek 36, Leao 45+6

Villarreal 3 Capoue 32, Sorloth 54, Mosquera 85, Marseille 1, Clauss 90+4

Atalanta 2 Lookman 46, Scamacca 59 Sporting Lisbon 1 Goncalvez