Composed by Frenchman Yohann Zveig and recorded by the orchestra of the Paris Opera in spring 2009, the UEFA Europa League anthem accompanies the centre-circle ceremony at the start of all games in the competition, and is also played in the opening and closing sequences of all UEFA Europa League broadcasts.
Unlike its UEFA Champions League counterpart, the UEFA Europa League anthem has no lyrics, but Zveig believes the piece nonetheless succeeds in its aim to "stay true to football's tradition, while capturing the event's explosive energy". He added: "From the smallest football stadium to the most majestic stadia, I feel the UEFA Europa League anthem is the perfect soundtrack to an amazing show."
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