Manchester United face AC Milan in Europa League last 16

Manchester United and A/C Milan will take on in the last 16 of the Europa League after being matched together in Friday’s attract Nyon.

United, who beat Genuine Sociedad 4-0 on aggregate in the previous round, will deal with the seven-time European champs in a two-legged encounter after they squeezed previous Red Star Belgrade on away objectives.

The tie will pit Zlatan Ibrahimovic versus his previous club in United, where he won the 2017 edition of the Europa League.

The Swede has actually remained in great type this season as Milan quote for a very first Italian league title because 2011, scoring 14 Serie An objectives in 13 looks at the age of 39.

United will be thought about favourites for the tie nevertheless as they sit 2nd in the Premier League having actually lost simply when in the English leading flight because the start of November.

Milan on the other hand have actually given up leading area in Serie A to neighbours Inter Milan after a run of 3 beats in 5 league matches which has Stefano Pioli’s side examining their shoulder at a host of competitors for a location in the Champions League.

Ajax will elegant their opportunities versus Switzerland’s Young Boys after the four-time European champs gotten rid of Ligue 1 leaders Lille on Thursday.

Granada were rewarded for making the last 16 in their very first European project with a tie versus Norway’s Molde, while Roma coach Paulo Fonseca will be reunited with his old group Shakhtar Donetsk.

United’s fellow Premier League groups Tottenham Hotspur and Toolbox will deal with Dinamo Zagreb and Olympiakos respectively. Rangers handle Slavia Prague after discarding out Royal Antwerp 9-5 on aggregate.


Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.