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Apoel Nicosia
Athletic Bilbao
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Tottenham Hotspur
KAA Gent
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Borussia Monchengladbach
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Shakhtar Donetsk
Celta Vigo
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FC Dallas
Arabe Unido
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Europa League round of 16 draw: when is it and at what time?

The draw is due to take place from around 12.00 GMT, 7 a.m. ET on Friday, Feb. 24.

The first legs will take place on March 9, with the return ties seven days later.

The draw for the quarterfinals will take place on Friday, March 17.

There is no longer any country protection, teams from the same league can now be drawn against each other.

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Everton's Yannick Bolasie set for second operation on his knee

Yannick Bolasie is set for a lengthy spell on the sidelines.

Everton winger Yannick Bolasie is to undergo a second bout of surgery on his knee, manager Ronald Koeman has confirmed.

Bolasie, 27, is expected to be sidelined for the majority of 2017 after suffering anterior cruciate ligament damage during the 1-1 draw against Manchester United in December.

The DR Congo international previously underwent an operation after picking up the injury and Koeman says he is set for more surgery next month.

"Yannick has his second surgery in early March," Koeman told...

Villarreal meet Pope Francis ahead of Europa League clash vs. Roma

Pope Francis is confident that his beloved San Lorenzo will come through with all three points on Sunday in La Bombonera.
Pope Francis gave Villarreal some football advice during their meeting.

VATICAN CITY -- Spanish soccer team Villarreal have had an audience with Pope Francis ahead of their Europa League match against Roma.

Francis told the team inside the Apostolic Palace that "football, like other sports, mirrors life and society."

Francis also stressed the importance of playing as a team, adding that "when you start thinking only about yourself and forget your teammates, we in Argentina call those types of players someone who likes 'to eat the ball' alone."

Edin Dzeko notched a second-half hat trick to help seal Roma's first leg win against Villarreal.

Villarreal lost 4-0 in...

Christian Pulisic's father leaves Dortmund, joins Rochester Rhinos staff

Herculez Gomez joins Mark Donaldson to break down the latest from around the world for Yanks Abroad.
Craig Burley believes Christian Pulisic's commitment to Dortmund makes complete sense for the 18-year old and the club.

Mark Pulisic, the father of United States international Christian Pulisic, is returning to the U.S. to become an assistant coach with the Rochester Rhinos, the USL club announced on Thursday.

Pulisic had been working for his son's club, Bundesliga side Borussia Dortmund, ever since Christian made the move overseas in late 2014. But with his son now firmly established at Dortmund, Mark has returned stateside.

The elder Pulisic's decision was made easier by the fact that he and Rhinos manager Bob Lilley...

Barcelona to open first academy in China in September

Alejandro Moreno examines Barcelona's current issues and discusses how they can salvage their sub-par season so far.
A fan celebrates getting De Bruyne's shirt, Messi has a motorcade in Egypt and more in The Sweeper.
The FC crew discuss the latest big-money offers coming out of China and react to Uli Hoeness' comments on CSL spending.

Barcelona have partnered with Mission Hills Group to launch a new FCBEscola in China, which will be the first football school of its kind directly managed by the club.

Club president Josep Maria Bartomeu and ambassador Ronaldinho arrived in Hainan, the smallest and southernmost province in China, on Thursday to present the project, which was approved by club members last October.

The Catalan club already have more than 20 FCBEscolas spread across the globe, including two in the United States, but...

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Rangers' Emerson Hyndman says he's grown accustomed to new managers

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Emerson Hyndman says Rangers have taken Mark Warburton's departure in their stride.

Rangers' U.S. international midfielder Emerson Hyndman says he has already grown accustomed to a change in managers in his career.

Hyndman, 20, saw five full-time or caretakers managers come and go at Fulham after joining the London club's academy in 2011. He then moved to Bournemouth last summer before being sent on loan to Rangers, where he made his debut in January.

But after manager Mark Warburton parted ways with Rangers less than a month later, Hyndman says he and his teammates have been able...