Friday, August 5, 2011

UEFA honor roll - UPDATED

With today's draw done, we're back again to get our UEFA cup tracker properly calibrated. First, let's go ahead and spill all of today's relevant drawn match-ups for the Europa League playoff round:

Aalesunds FK v AZ
Atlético Madrid v Vitória SC
Bursaspor v Anderlecht
Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk v Fulham
FC Nordsjælland v Sporting CP
FC Sion v Celtic
HJK Helsinki v Schalke
Hannover 96 v Sevilla
Metalist Kharkiv v Sochaux
NK Maribor v Rangers
Nacional v Birmingham City

And now, the updated scroll (asterisks for those not set to suit up at this time, for various reasons)...

Champions League

Playoff round
*Freddy Adu - Benfica
*Villyan Bijev - Genk

Group phase
David Yelldell - Bayer Leverkusen

Europa League

Playoff round
Jozy Altidore - AZ
Dominic Cervi - Celtic
Steve Cherundolo - Hannover 96
*Charlie Davies - Sochaux
Clint Dempsey - Fulham
Maurice Edu, (Alejandro Bedoya joins in January) - Rangers
Brad Friedel - Tottenham
*Jared Jeffrey - Mainz 05
Jermaine Jones - Schalke
Sacha Kljestan - Anderlecht
Oguchi Onyewu - Sporting CP
Michael Parkhurst - FC Nordsjælland
Jonathan Spector - Birmingham City


Mike said...

The Vitoria in the Europa league is Hill's old club Guimarães not Zahavi's new club Setúbal.

In addition Friedel and Tottenham Hotspur were drawn against Hearts.

Greg Seltzer said...

Good catch. Thanks.