UEFA Europa Conference League 2021-22 groups unveiled
Final on May 25, 2022 at Arena Kombetare in Tirana, Albania
The Europa Conference League 2021-22 group stage draw was held on Friday.
Retired football players Lorik Cana from Albania, and Nihat Kahveci from Turkey assisted with the draw that took place in Istanbul, Turkey.
In a statement, UEFA said the group stage will kick off on Sept. 16, with the final scheduled at the National Stadium in Tirana on May 25, 2022.
The sides in each group will face each other home and away, with the same pairs of teams meeting on Week 1 and 5, or Week 2 and 6, or Week 3 and 4.
The top two clubs will continue their European campaigns next year as the group winners will progress to the round of 16.
The group runners-up will go into the knockout round playoffs, where they will be joined by the teams finishing in the third spot in Europa League groups.
Group A: LASK, Maccabi Tel-Aviv, Alashkert, Helsinki
Group B: Gent, Partizan, Flora Tallinn, Famagusta
Group C: AS Roma, FC Zorya Luhansk, CSKA Sofia, Bodo/Glimt
Group D: AZ Alkmaar, CFR Cluj, Jablonec, Randers
Group E: Slavia Praha, Feyenoord, Union Berlin, Maccabi Haifa
Group F: Copenhagen, PAOK, Bratislava, Lincoln Red Imps
Group G: Tottenham, Rennes, Vitesse, Mura
Group H: FC Basel, Qarabag, Kairat Almaty, Omonoia FC
Matchday 1: Sept.16
Matchday 2: Sept. 30
Matchday 3: Oct. 21
Matchday 4: Nov. 4
Matchday 5: Nov. 25
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