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 Posted by ESPN Staff
Dec, 18, 2009

Rafa Benitez expecting tough test against Unirea

Liverpool manager Rafael Benitez sees the Europa League as a realistic opportunity to win silverware despite being handed a tough draw against Romanian champions Unirea Urziceni.

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Like the Reds, the Romanians exited the Champions League group stages having finished third behind Sevilla and Stuttgart - and ahead of Rangers - and Benitez knows they will pose a threat.

"For me it is too early [to talk about it] because we know we will play in February so we have plenty of time to prepare and learn about the other team,'' said the Spaniard.

"It will be tough. Unirea won the league in their country and were in a tough group with Sevilla and Stuttgart - I have some friends in Sevilla so maybe I'll be in touch with them.

"But it is important to have an option to win any trophy. The Europa League is different to the Champions League but there are some good teams in it. We have to progress if we can and then it is an opportunity to win a trophy and we will try to do it.''

Liverpool, as an unseeded team after their poor Champions League display, will play the first leg at home on February 18 before travelling to Romania the following week.

"We would prefer to play the second game at home but we have to be ready. It will be interesting,'' added Benitez.

Should Liverpool get past Unirea they will play the winners of Lille v Fenerbahce in the last 16.

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