2017/18 UEFA Europa League participants

A total of 16 teams automatically enter the 2017/18 UEFA Europa League group stage with the remaining slots taken by the 32 sides who come through qualifying.

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The 2017/18 UEFA Europa League began with the draw for the first and second qualifying rounds on 19 June 2017 and ends with the final at Stade de Lyon on Wednesday 16 May 2018.

FULL SEASON CALENDAR

The list below is provisional and is subject to pending legal proceedings and final confirmation from UEFA.

Group stage (draw 25 August)

Arsenal (ENG) coefficient 105.192
Zenit (RUS) 87.106
Lyon (FRA) 68.833
Dynamo Kyiv (UKR) 67.526
Villarreal (ESP) 64.999
Athletic Club (ESP) 60.999
Lazio (ITA) 56.666
AC Milan (ITA) 47.666
Viktoria Plzeň (CZE) 40.635
Salzburg (AUT) 40.570
København (DEN) 37.800*
Braga (POR) 37.366
FCSB (ROU) 35.370*
Ludogorets Razgrad (BUL) 34.175
BATE Borisov (BLR) 29.475
Everton (ENG) 29.192
Young Boys (SUI) 28.915*
Marseille (FRA) 28.333
Real Sociedad (ESP) 27.499
Maccabi Tel-Aviv (ISR) 23.375
Lokomotiv Moscow (RUS) 20.606
Austria Wien (AUT) 17.070
Hertha Berlin (GER) 16.899
Nice (FRA) 16.833*
Astana (KAZ) 16.800*
Partizan (SRB) 16.075
Hoffenheim (GER) 15.899*
Köln (GER) 15.899
Rijeka (CRO) 15.550*
Vitória SC (POR) 14.866
Atalanta (ITA) 14.666
Zulte Waregem (BEL) 14.480
Zorya Luhansk (UKR) 13.526
Rosenborg (NOR) 12.665
Sheriff Tiraspol (MDA) 11.150
Hapoel Beer-Sheva (ISR) 10.8758
Apollon Limassol (CYP) 10.710
İstanbul Başakşehir (TUR) 10.340*
Konyaspor (TUR) 9.840
Vitesse (NED) 9.212
Slavia Praha (CZE) 8.135
Crvena zvezda (SRB) 7.325
Skënderbeu (ALB) 6.825
AEK Athens (GRE) 6.580
Zlín (CZE) 6.635
Lugano (SUI) 6.415
Vardar (MKD) 5.125
Östersund (SWE) 3.945
*transferred from UEFA Champions League play-offs

Play-off round

Dynamo Kyiv (UKR) 67.526*
Ajax (NED) 67.212*
Athletic Club (ESP) 60.999
Fenerbahçe (TUR) 51.840
AC Milan (ITA) 47.666
Viktoria Plzeň (CZE) 40.635*
Salzburg (AUT) 40.570*
Club Brugge (BEL) 39.480*
Braga (POR) 37.366
PAOK (GRE) 35.080
Ludogorets Razgrad (BUL) 34.175*
Krasnodar (RUS) 32.106
BATE Borisov (BLR) 29.475*
Everton (ENG) 29.192
Legia Warszawa (POL) 28.450*
Marseille (FRA) 28.333
Dinamo Zagreb (CRO) 26.050
Maccabi Tel-Aviv (ISR) 23.375
Austria Wien (AUT) 17.070
Midtjylland (DEN) 16.300
Partizan (SRB) 16.075*
Panathinaikos (GRE) 15.080
Marítimo (POR) 14.866
Rosenborg (NOR) 12.665*
Hajduk Split (CRO) 11.550
Sheriff Tiraspol (MDA) 11.150*
Apollon Limassol (CYP) 10.710
Oleksandriya (UKR) 9.526
Videoton (HUN) 8.650
Crvena zvezda (SRB) 7.325
Skënderbeu (ALB) 6.825
Utrecht (NED) 6.712
AEK Athens (GRE) 6.580*
Altach (AUT) 6.570
AEK Larnaca (CYP) 6.210
FH Hafnarfjördur (ISL) 6.175*
Vitorul (ROU) 5.870*
Osijek (CRO) 5.550
Vardar (MKD) 5.125*
Domžale (SVN) 4.125
Östersund (SWE) 3.945
Shkëndija (MKD) 3.375
Sūduva (LTU) 1.825

*Transferred from the UEFA Champions League third qualifying round

Third qualifying round

Zenit (RUS) 87.106
Athletic Club (ESP) 60.999
Fenerbahçe (TUR) 51.840
Sparta Praha (CZE) 48.135
AC Milan (ITA) 47.666
PSV Eindhoven (NED) 46.212
Braga (POR) 37.366
Gent (BEL) 35.480
PAOK (GRE) 35.080
Krasnodar (RUS) 32.106
Bordeaux (FRA) 29.333
Everton (ENG) 29.192
Marseille (FRA) 28.333
Dinamo Zagreb (CRO) 26.050
Maccabi Tel-Aviv (ISR) 23.375
Freiburg (GER) 20.899
Astra Giurgiu (ROU) 17.870
Austria Wien (AUT) 17.070
Midtjylland (DEN) 16.300
Panathinaikos (GRE) 15.080
Marítimo (POR) 14.866
Sion (SUI) 14.415
Hajduk Split (CRO) 11.550
Dinamo Minsk (BLR) 10.975
Lech Poznań (POL) 10.950
Apollon Limassol (CYP) 10.710
Mladá Boleslav (CZE) 10.135
AIK (SWE) 9.945
Oleksandriya (UKR) 9.526
Brøndby (DEN) 8.800
Videoton (HUN) 8.650
Olimpik Donetsk (UKR) 8.526
Oostende (BEL) 8.480
AEL Limassol (CYP) 8.210
Gabala (AZE) 7.800
Crvena zvezda (SRB) 7.325
Skënderbeu (ALB) 6.825
Aberdeen (SCO) 6.785
Utrecht (NED) 6.712
Altach (AUT) 6.570
Sturm Graz (AUT) 6.570
Dinamo București (ROU) 6.370
AEK Larnaca (CYP) 6.210
Odd (NOR) 5.665
Panionios (GRE) 5.580
Osijek (CRO) 5.550
Bnei Yehuda Tel-Aviv (ISR) 4.875
Universitatea Craiova (ROU) 4.870
Lyngby (DEN) 4.800
Botev Plovdiv (BUL) 4.675
Domžale (SVN) 4.125
Arka Gdynia (POL) 3.950
Östersund (SWE) 3.945
Fola Esch (LUX) 3.475
Shkëndija (MKD) 3.375
Ružomberok (SVK) 2.350
Sūduva (LTU) 1.825
Trakai (LTU) 1.575

Second qualifying round

Galatasaray (TUR) 58.840
Maccabi Tel-Aviv (ISR) 23.375
Astra Giurgiu (ROU) 17.870
Midtjylland (DEN) 16.300
Hajduk Split (CRO) 11.550
Dinamo Minsk (BLR) 10.975
Lech Poznań (POL) 10.950
Apollon Limassol (CYP) 10.710
HJK Helsinki (FIN) 10.530
Mladá Boleslav (CZE) 10.135
AIK (SWE) 9.945
Luzern (SUI) 9.415
Brøndby (DEN) 8.800
Videoton (HUN) 8.650
AEL Limassol (CYP) 8.210
Gabala (AZE) 7.800
Slovan Bratislava (SVK) 7.350
Crvena zvezda (SRB) 7.325
Trenčín (SVK) 6.850
Skënderbeu (ALB) 6.825
Aberdeen (SCO) 6.785
Utrecht (NED) 6.712
Altach (AUT) 6.570
Sturm Graz (AUT) 6.570
AEK Larnaca (CYP) 6.210
İnter Bakı (AZE) 6.050
Beitar Jerusalem (ISR) 5.875
Odd (NOR) 5.665
Panionios (GRE) 5.580
Kairat Almaty (KAZ) 5.550
Osijek (CRO) 5.550
KR Reykjavík (ISL) 5.175
IFK Norrköping (SWE) 4.945
Bnei Yehuda Tel-Aviv (ISR) 4.875
Lyngby (DEN) 4.800
Nõmme Kalju (EST) 4.800
Željezničar (BIH) 4.800
Botev Plovdiv (BUL) 4.675
Valletta (MLT) 4.550
Vaduz (LIE) 4.450
Jagiellonia Białystok (POL) 4.450
Levski Sofia (BUL) 4.425
Haugesund (NOR) 4.165
Domžale (SVN) 4.125
Dinamo Brest (BLR) 3.975
Östersund (SWE) 3.945
Ferencváros (HUN) 3.900
Rabotnicki (MKD) 3.875
Brann (NOR) 3.665
Mladost Podgorica (MNE) 3.550
Zirä (AZE) 3.550
Irtysh Pavlodar (KAZ) 3.550
Široki Brijeg (BIH) 3.550
Fola Esch (LUX) 3.475
Shkëndija (MKD) 3.375
Gorica (SVN) 3.375
Shamrock Rovers (IRL) 3.065
Cork City (IRL) 2.565
Ružomberok (SVK) 2.350
Liepāja (LVA) 2.225
Zaria Balti (MDA) 2.150
VPS Vaasa (FIN) 2.030
Valur Reykjavík (ISL) 1.925
Sūduva (LTU) 1.825
Trakai (LTU) 1.575
Progrès Niederkorn (LUX) 1.225

First qualifying round

Maccabi Tel-Aviv (ISR) 23.375
Midtjylland (DEN) 16.300
Dinamo Minsk (BLR) 10.975
Lech Poznań (POL) 10.950
HJK Helsinki (FIN) 10.530
AIK (SWE) 9.945
Vojvodina (SRB) 9.075
Videoton (HUN) 8.650
AEL Limassol (CYP) 8.210
Shakhtyor Soligorsk (BLR) 7.475
Slovan Bratislava (SVK) 7.350
Crvena zvezda (SRB) 7.325
Trenčín (SVK) 6.850
Skënderbeu (ALB) 6.825
Altach (AUT) 6.570
St Johnstone (SCO) 6.535
AEK Larnaca (CYP) 6.210
İnter Bakı (AZE) 6.050
Beitar Jerusalem (ISR) 5.875
Ventspils (LVA) 5.725
Odd (NOR) 5.665
Kairat Almaty (KAZ) 5.550
Osijek (CRO) 5.550
FK Sarajevo (BIH) 5.300
KR Reykjavík (ISL) 5.175
IFK Norrköping (SWE) 4.945
Milsami Orhei (MDA) 4.900
Lyngby (DEN) 4.800
Nõmme Kalju (EST) 4.800
Željezničar (BIH) 4.800
Botev Plovdiv (BUL) 4.675
Olimpija Ljubljana (SVN) 4.625
Valletta (MLT) 4.550
Vaduz (LIE) 4.450
Jagiellonia Białystok (POL) 4.450
Levski Sofia (BUL) 4.425
Stjarnan (ISL) 4.175
Haugesund (NOR) 4.165
Domžale (SVN) 4.125
Ordabasy (KAZ) 4.050
Levadia Tallinn (EST) 4.050
Ferencváros (HUN) 3.900
Crusaders (NIR) 3.900
Rabotnicki (MKD) 3.875
Rangers (SCO) 3.785
Shirak (ARM) 3.775
Dacia Chisinau (MDA) 3.650
Mladost Podgorica (MNE) 3.550
Zirä (AZE) 3.550
Irtysh Pavlodar (KAZ) 3.550
Široki Brijeg (BIH) 3.550
Fola Esch (LUX) 3.475
Differdange (LUX) 3.475
Dunav (BUL) 3.450
Shkëndija (MKD) 3.375
Gorica (SVN) 3.375
Sutjeska (MNE) 3.300
Pyunik (ARM) 3.275
Partizani (ALB).075
Mladost Lučani (SRB) 3.075
Shamrock Rovers  (IRL) 3.065
Flora Tallinn (EST) 3.050
Chikhura Sachkhere (GEO) 3.025
Lincoln (GIB) 3.000
Jelgava (LVA) 2.975
SJK Seinäjoki (FIN) 2.780
Cork City (IRL) 2.565
Zeta (MNE) 2.550
B36 Tórshavn (FRO) 2.450
Ružomberok (SVK) 2.350
Derry City (IRL) 2.315
Liepāja (LVA) 2.225
Zaria Balti (MDA) 2.150
VPS Vaasa (FIN) 2.030
Valur Reykjavík (ISL) 1.925
Vasas (HUN) 1.900
Tirana (ALB) 1.825
Atlantas (LTU) 1.825
Sūduva (LTU) 1.825
Gandzasar-Kapan (ARM) 1.775
Torpedo Kutaisi (GEO) 1.775
Trakai (LTU) 1.575
Tre Penne (SMR) 1.566
Bala Town (WAL) 1.525
Dinamo Batumi (GEO) 1.525
NSÍ Runavík (FRO) 1.450
Balzan (MLT) 1.300
Connah's Quay Nomads (WAL) 1.275
Bangor City (WAL) 1.275
UE Santa Coloma (AND) 1.233
Progrès Niederkorn (LUX) 1.225
Pelister (MKD) 1.125
Folgore (SMR) 1.066
Floriana (MLT) 1.050
Coleraine (NIR) 0.900
Ballymena United (NIR) 0.900
Sant Julià (AND) 0.733
KÍ Klaksvík (FRO) 0.700
St Joseph's (GIB) 0.500
Prishtina (KOS) 0.000

A country's representation in the UEFA Europa League is determined by its UEFA coefficient ranking as of the start of the previous season, which is calculated over a five-year basis.

Sixteen teams automatically enter this season's competition in the group stage, with a further 141 sides starting their campaigns in the qualifying rounds. There are 33 more joining from various phases of the UEFA Champions League, including eight third-placed group finishers entering the UEFA Europa League round of 32.