Nice and Lille await their Europa League fates
French Ligue 1 outfits Nice and Lille will discover their fates on Friday in the draw for the group stages of the Europa Ligue.
Both Lille and Nice will be among the 12 lowest seeds in pot four. Nice highlighted the prospect of being paired against Tottenham Hotspur who are skippered by former Nice player Hugo Lloris.
🕐 À partir de 13h, le Gym connaîtra l'identité de ses trois adversaires en @EuropaLeague.— OGC Nice (@ogcnice) October 2, 2020
Au cours de leurs rendez-vous européens, les 🔴⚫️ pourraient croiser la route d'anciens Aiglons...
Alors, quelles retrouvailles possibles ?
➡️ https://t.co/xBQX0wBnTT pic.twitter.com/N7gPwKptVM
The English Premier League teams Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur feature in pot one along with Benfica, Napoli and Roma.
Pots two and three contain the likes of Rapid Vienna, Leicester City, AC Milan and Feyenoord.
The 48 teams will be divided into 12 groups of four with the top two advancing to the next stage where they are joined by the eight third-placed sides from the group stages of the Champions League.
The tournament then becomes a knockout competition.
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