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Europa League draw: Man United face 6,000-mile round trip to Kazakhstan as Arsenal get easy trips

Manchester United face the unenviable prospect of a 6,000-mile round trip to Nur-Sultan in Kazakhstan to face Astana in their Europa League group.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side have also been paired with Partizan Belgrade of Serbia and Dutch club AZ Alkmaar.

Arsenal have drawn Germans Eintracht Frankfurt, Belgians Standard Liege and Portuguese club Vitoria.

Draw host Ashley Cole pulls Manchester United's name out of the Europa League pot

Draw host Ashley Cole pulls Manchester United’s name out of the Europa League pot

Wolves pulled out Besiktas of Turkey, Portuguese club Braga and Slovakians Slovan Bratislava.

Scottish champions Celtic are with Lazio, Rennes and Cluj. The Romanians eliminated Celtic in the Champions League qualifying rounds.

Rangers were placed into Group G alongside Porto, Young Boys Bern and Feyenoord.

More to follow. 

THE EUROPA LEAGUE GROUP STAGE DRAW IN FULL 

GROUP A 

Sevilla 

APOEL 

Qarabag 

F91 Dudelange 

GROUP B 

Dynamo Kiev

Copenhagen 

Malmo 

Lugano 

GROUP C 

Basel

Krasnodar 

Getafe 

Trabzonspor 

GROUP D 

Dynamo Kiev 

PSV Eindhoven 

Rosenborg 

LASK 

GROUP E 

Lazio 

Celtic  

Rennes 

Cluj 

GROUP F 

Arsenal 

Eintracht Frankfurt 

Standard Liege 

Vitoria 

GROUP G 

Porto 

Young Boys 

Feyenoord 

Rangers 

GROUP H 

CSKA Moscow 

Ludogorets 

Espanyol 

Ferencvaros 

GROUP I 

Wolfsburg 

Gent 

Saint-Etienne 

Olekandriya 

GROUP J 

Roma 

Borussia Monchengladbach 

Istanbul Basaksehir 

Wolfsberger  

GROUP K 

Besiktas 

Braga 

Wolverhampton Wanderers 

Slovan Bratislava 

GROUP L 

Manchester United 

Astana 

Partizan Belgrade 

AZ Alkmaar 

Original article: https://www.dailymail.co.uk/sport/football/article-7410919/Man-United-face-6-000-mile-round-trip-Astana-Kazakhstan-challenging-Europa-League-draw.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

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