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Liverpool and West Ham are among the final eight in the Europa League (EPA)

Liverpool and West Ham are in the pot for the Europa League quarter-final draw on Friday.

Jurgen Klopp’s side swept aside Sparta Prague with a 6-1 win at Anfield on Thursday evening, which completed an 11-2 victory on aggregate, to cement their status as one of the favourites to win the competition.

Meanwhile, last season’s Europa Conference League winners West Ham also delivered an impressive display at home as they hammered Freiburg 5-0.

Elsewhere, Benfica edged past Rangers with a 1-0 win at Ibrox, and AC Milan sealed their place in the Europa League quarter final as they eliminated Slavia Prague.

Xabi Alonso’s Bayer Leverkusen staged a late comeback against Qarabag FK to reach the Europa League quarter finals, while both Atalanta and Marseille are also in Friday’s draw.

Roma were beaten in the return leg by Brighton but they progress 4-1 on aggregate.

At this stage of the competition, there are no restrictions for the draw, meaning that clubs from the same nation could play each other in the quarter final.



TEAMS IN EUROPA LEAGUE QUARTER-FINALS

AC Milan

Atalanta

Bayer Leverkusen

Benfica

Liverpool

Marseille

Roma

West Ham

When is the Europa League quarter-final draw?

The draw takes place on Friday March 15 at midday UK time at UEFA’s headquarters in Nyon, Switzerland.

Along with the quarter-final, draws for the semi-final and final will also take place.

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - MARCH 14: (THE SUN OUT. THE SUN ON SUNDAY OUT) Mohamed Salah of Liverpool celebrates after scoring the third goal during the UEFA Europa League 2023/24 round of 16 second leg match between Liverpool FC and AC Sparta Praha at Anfield on March 14, 2024 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by John Powell/Liverpool FC via Getty Images)

Liverpool swept aside Sparta Prague to secure their place in the Europa League quarter final (Getty)
Mohammed Kudus delivered a brilliant performance as West Ham sealed a 5-0 win over Freiburg (Getty)

How to watch the Europa League quarter-final draw

The draw will be broadcast live in the UK on TNT Sports 1 as well as on their YouTube channel.

The draw will also be streamed live on UEFA’s website.

When are the Europa League quarter-finals, semi-finals and final?

The Europa League quarter-final first legs will be played on April 11, and the second legs will be played on April 18.

The semi-final first legs will be played on May 2, and the second legs will be played on May 9.

The final will be played on May 22 at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin, Ireland.

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