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Seville a step closer

Published: Friday 4 October 2002, 18.30CET
The UEFA Cup second-round draw will take place at 12.00CET on Tuesday in Nyon, Switzerland.
Published: Friday 4 October 2002, 18.30CET

Seville a step closer

The UEFA Cup second-round draw will take place at 12.00CET on Tuesday in Nyon, Switzerland.

The draw for the second round of the UEFA Cup has been confirmed for 12.00CET on Tuesday.

Two-legged ties
The 48 sides from across Europe have been divided into seeded and non-seeded teams for the draw in Nyon, Switzerland. In all, it will produce 24 ties with each played on a home-and-away basis.

Four groups
There will be four groups of 12 teams each, with six seeded teams in each group. The composition of the groups will be announced on Monday but teams from the same country will not be able to play each other.

Past winners
Germany, England and the Czech Republic have the most entrants with four teams involved from each country. Three of the clubs in the hat are former winners of the UEFA Cup, namely Parma AC, RSC Anderlecht and Ipswich Town FC.

Seville hosting
The UEFA Cup final is to be played on 21 May next year in the Spanish city of Seville. The holders of the competition are Feyenoord, who beat BV Borussia Dortmund 3-2 in Rotterdam last May.

Clubs seeded for the UEFA Cup second round draw
Draw: 8 October 2002 at 12:00CET (Nyon, Switzerland)
First leg matches: 29-31 October 2002
Second leg matches: 12-14 November 2002
Pos Club Coeff.

1

S.S. Lazio (ITA) 106.334
2 Parma AC (ITA) 91.334
3 Leeds United AFC (ENG) 76.729
4 RC Celta de Vigo (ESP) 76.233
5 FC Porto (POR) 66.124
6 FC Girondins de Bordeaux (FRA) 63.176
7 Panathinaikos FC (GRE) 57.058
8 Deportivo Alavés (ESP) 55.233
9 VfB Stuttgart (GER) 53.495
10 Hertha BSC Berlin (GER) 52.495
11 Paris Saint-Germain FC (FRA) 51.176
12 Real Betis Balompié (ESP) 49.233
13 AC Sparta Praha (CZE) 48.312
14 SK Slavia Praha (CZE) 47.312
15 FC Schalke 04 (GER) 46.495
16 SV Werder Bremen (GER) 46.495
17 FC PAOK Thessaloniki (GRE) 41.058
18 RSC Anderlecht (BEL) 38.762
19 SK Sturm Graz (AUT) 37.625
20 Boavista FC (POR) 36.124
21 Celtic FC (SCO) 36.062
22 Ipswich Town FC (ENG) 35.729
23 NK Dinamo Zagreb (CRO) 35.520
24 Málaga CF (ESP) 34.233
Clubs unseeded for the UEFA Cup second round draw
Draw: 8 October 2002 at 12:00CET (Nyon, Switzerland)
First leg matches: 29-31 October 2002
Second leg matches: 12-14 November 2002
Pos Club Coeff.
25 SBV Vitesse (HOL) 30.082
26 FC Slovan Liberec (CZE) 29.312
27 Grasshopper-Club (SUI) 29.312
28 Blackburn Rovers FC (ENG) 28.729
29 Fulham FC (ENG) 27.729
30 Hapoel Tel-Aviv (ISR) 26.666
31 Besiktas JK (TUR) 26.362
32 Wisla Kraków (POL) 21.750
33 Fenerbahçe SK, TUR 19.362
34 FK Crvena Zvezda (YUG) 18.165
35 Legia Warszawa (POL) 17.750
36 Viking FK (NOR) 17.737
37 KS Amica Wronki (POL) 15.750
38 Denizlispor (TUR) 14.362
39 FK Viktoria Zizkov (CZE) 14.312
40 FK Partizan (YUG) 14.165
41 FK Austria Wien (AUT) 11.625
42 PFC Levski Sofia (BUL) 11.582
43 Ferencvárosi TC (HUN) 9.874
44 FC Midtjylland (DEN) 8.687
45 Djurgårdens IF FF (SWE) 8.620
46 Anorthosis Famagusta FC (CYP) 7.666
47 FC National Bucuresti (ROM) 6.958
48 APOEL Nicosia FC (CYP) 4.666

Last updated: 02/02/12 4.30CET

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