Previous
VfL Wolfsburg
Bayern Munich
1
1
LIVE 93'
Game Details
Paris Saint-Germain
Lyon
2
0
LIVE 65'
Game Details
New York City FC
Montreal Impact
2
3
FT
Game Details
New England Revolution
Toronto FC
11:30 PM UTC
Game Details
Colorado Rapids
LA Galaxy
1:00 AM UTC Aug 2, 2015
Game Details
Arsenal
Chelsea
2:00 PM UTC Aug 2, 2015
Game Details
San Jose Earthquakes
Portland Timbers
ESPN2 9:00 PM UTC Aug 2, 2015
Game Details
Next
SouthamptonSouthampton
Vitesse ArnhemVitesse Arnhem
3
0
FT
Leg 1
Game Details
West Ham UnitedWest Ham United
FK Astra GiurgiuFK Astra Giurgiu
2
2
FT
Leg 1
Game Details
Kairat AlmatyKairat Almaty
AberdeenAberdeen
2
1
FT
Leg 1
Game Details
ESPN FC  By ESPN staff

Rayo frustrated in CAS appeal

Rayo Vallecano are set to miss out on this season’s Europa League after the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) said it could not grant the club a UEFA licence.

Rayo finished eighth last season, which would have been enough to qualify for the tournament as a result of Malaga’s own exclusion from European competition, but the Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) denied them a licence last May.

Rayo had appealed, but CAS has ruled that the decision is out of its jurisdiction.

The RFEF maintains Rayo cannot be granted a licence as they still have outstanding debts, but the Madrid-based side say they are unable to pay off their dues as a result of going into administration.

Rayo have vowed to “continue with the appeal” and “use all avenues within our jurisdiction”.

Information from the Press Association was used in this report.

Comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.