Lokeren 1-0 Hull City

Steve Bruce's Hull City need to overturn a narrow deficit after losing 1-0 to Lokeren in the first leg of their Europa League play-off tie on Thursday.

AEL Limassol 1-2 Tottenham

Erik Lamela proved to be the catalyst as Tottenham came from behind to beat AEL Limassol 2-1 in a Europa League play-off tie on Thursday.

Pochettino targets Europa title

Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino has declared his intentions to win the Europa League and secure Champions League qualification next season.

AEL Limasson v Tottenham

Tottenham will be looking for an easy route to the Europa League group stages when they visit AEL Limassol on Thursday in the play-offs.

Lokeren v Hull City

Hull City manager Steve Bruce is expected to ring the changes for Thursday night's UEFA Europa League qualifying round clash with Lokeren.

Deulofeu joins Sevilla on loan

Sevilla have confirmed the capture of Barcelona winger Gerard Deulofeu on a loan deal for the 2014/15 La Liga campaign.

UEFA stand by Legia verdict

Legia Warsaw have failed with their appeal to get reinstated to the Champions League after UEFA upheld the verdict they meted out last week.

Aluko earns Bruce's praises

Steve Bruce has showered praise on Nigerian forward Sone Aluko following his Europa League play-off winner against Trencin.

Fournier expects tough tie

Hubert Fournier is hopeful Lyon can make a good impression when they take on Mlada Boleslav in the first leg of their Europa League qualifying tie.

UEFA amend yellow card rules

UEFA have amended their rules on yellow cards in the Champions League and the Europa League to prevent more players from being banned in the latter stages of the competitions.

M'Bia: Mourinho great coach

Cameroon international Stephane M'Bia has expressed his desire to join Chelsea for an opportunity to work with Jose Mourinho.

Guingamp sign four players

French Cup champions Guingamp have added four new names to their squad in preparation for their campaign in the Europa League.

Torino replace Parma in Europe

Torino will be playing in the Europa League next season after Parma lost their latest appeal against being denied a UEFA licence.

Sevilla edge Benfica on penalties

Sevilla defeated Benfica in a dramatic penalty shootout to claim their third Europa League triumph in the Europa League Final on Wednesday evening.

Sevilla v Benfica

Benfica take on Sevilla in the Europa League final on Wednesday looking to bounce back from their loss to Chelsea last year.

Results
South African ABSA Premier League
Wednesday 20th August
Mpumalanga Black Aces 0 - 2 Platinum Stars
Bidvest Wits 1 - 0 Maritzburg United
Free State Stars 3 - 2 Supersport United
Moroka Swallows 0 - 2 Mamelodi Sundowns
Orlando Pirates 1 - 1 Amazulu

Barclays Premier League
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