Europa League Headlines

  • MLS formally announces Austin expansion team for 2021

    After a long and often rocky courtship, Austin, Texas, and Major League Soccer became a match. The league formally welcomed Austin as its 27th franchise with a raucous downtown party Tuesday, full of chanting and flag-waving, and Commissioner Don Garber calling the Texas capital a "perfect fit." MLS said Austin will begin play in the 2021 season. "We think of us being a league for a new America," Garber said. "Austin is diverse. It has enormous energy. It has people who really believe in the...

  • Chelsea face partial stadium closure over alleged racist chanting by fans

    • Uefa open disciplinary proceedings in regards to Vidi incident• Guilty verdict could reduce crowd at European home match Chelsea face the partial closure of Stamford Bridge in the Europa League after Uefa opened disciplinary proceedings over allegations that their travelling supporters engaged in racist chanting during the draw at Vidi last month. The governing body announced on Tuesday that, based on the report submitted by their ethics and disciplinary inspector who had investigated...

    the Guardian
  • Chelsea face Uefa investigation into alleged anti-Semitic chanting during Europa League game

    Chelsea will find out at the end of February whether or not they will be hit with a partial stadium ban for the anti-Semitic chanting during their final Europa League game against Vidi.

    The Telegraph