No European hangover for Everton

Everton goalkeeper Tim Howard is confident that his side will not struggle to lift themselves following their Europa League exploits in midweek.

Martinez praises superb Howard

Roberto Martinez has paid tribute to goalkeeper Tim Howard after his top-draw performance helped Everton to a 4-1 win over Wolfsburg.

Everton 4-1 Wolfsburg

Everton made a winning return to European action on Thursday night as they beat Wolfsburg 4-1 in a Europa League clash at Goodison Park.

Partizan Belgrade 0-0 Tottenham

Tottenham Hotspur began their Europa League campaign with a hard-fought draw against Group C rivals Partizan Belgrade.

Girard relishing Euro challenge

Lille boss Rene Girard is relishing being in arguably the toughest Europa League group along with Everton, Wolfsburg and FC Krasnodar.

Martinez ready for Europe

Everton manager Roberto Martinez says that he and his squad are eagerly anticipating making their return to Europe on Thursday.

Aspas motivated by Europe

On-loan Sevilla forward Iago Aspas is relishing the prospect of European football after enduring a difficult first season at Liverpool.

Partizan Belgrade v Tottenham

Tottenham will be looking to get their fourth successive Europa League campaign off to the perfect start against Partizan Belgrade.

Everton v VfL Wolfsburg

Everton will welcome European nights back to Goodison Park on Thursday as they host VfL Wolfsburg in the Europa League.

Howard eyeing silverware

Everton goalkeeper Tim Howard is determined to help the club secure a trophy this season as they prepare to return to European competition.

FFP fines to be shared by clubs

The fines for breaching UEFA's FFP regulations will be shared amongst the clubs in the Champions League and Europa League who did comply with the rules.

Europa League draw

Everton have been drawn in a testing group as they make their return to Europe, while Tottenham will have to navigate past Besiktas.

Kovacic earns Mazzarri praise

Inter Milan manager Walter Mazzarri has saluted midfielder Mateo Kovacic for his hat-trick in the 6-0 win over Stjarnan on Thursday.

Tottenham 3-0 AEL Limassol

Tottenham booked their spot in the Europa League group stages with a comfortable 3-0 win over AEL Limassol in their play-off second leg on Thursday night.

Hull City 2-1 Lokeren

Ten-man Hull were dumped out of the Europa League on Thursday night as they lost to Lokeren on the away goals rule.

South African ABSA Premier League
Sunday 28th September
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Platinum Stars 0 - 0 University Of Pretoria
Saturday 27th September
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