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UEFA Europa League: HNK Rijeka - SSC Napoli Match press kits

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Group F - Matchday 3
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Previous meetings Only this chapter

Head to Head

No UEFA competition matches have been played between these two teams

HNK Rijeka - Record versus clubs from opponents' country

UEFA Europa League
DateStageMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
07/12/2017GSHNK Rijeka - AC Milan2-0
RijekaPuljić 7, Gavranović 47
28/09/2017GSAC Milan - HNK Rijeka3-2
MilanAndré Silva 14, Musacchio 53, Cutrone 90+4; Acosty 84, Elez 90 (P)
UEFA Cup Winners' Cup
DateStageMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
19/03/1980QFJuventus - HNK Rijeka2-0
agg: 2-0
TurinCausio 5, Bettega 72
05/03/1980QFHNK Rijeka - Juventus0-0Rijeka

SSC Napoli - Record versus clubs from opponents' country

SSC Napoli have not played against a club from their opponents' country

HomeAwayFinalTotal
PldWDLPldWDLPldWDLPldWDLGFGA
HNK Rijeka211020020000411245
SSC Napoli000000000000000000

Last updated 03/11/2020 17:26CET

Match background Only this chapter

Defeated in their opening two matches, Rijeka are up against it as they host revived Italian heavyweights Napoli on Matchday 3 in UEFA Europa League Group F.

• The Croatian side compounded the disappointment of conceding a late winner at home to Real Sociedad by losing 4-1 at AZ Alkmaar on Matchday 2, but Napoli's opening 0-1 home defeat by the Dutch side was cancelled out by a 1-0 away win of their own in northern Spain, Matteo Politano's deflected long-range strike supplying the Serie A side with three welcome points.

Previous meetings
• Napoli are facing Croatian opposition in an official match for the first time, while Rijeka's experience of Italian clubs in UEFA competition is limited to four matches – two against Juventus in the 1979/80 European Cup Winners' Cup quarter-finals (0-0 h, 0-2 a) and two against AC Milan in the 2017/18 UEFA Europa League group stage (2-3 a, 2-0 h). They have therefore yet to concede a goal at home to Italian visitors.

Form guide
Rijeka
• Third in the Croatian league last season, Rijeka retained the domestic cup thanks to a 1-0 win against league runners-up Lokomotiva Zagreb in the final, which earned the club a third successive UEFA Europa League third qualifying round berth.

• Eliminated on entry by Sarpsborg in 2018/19 and in the play-offs by Gent in 2019/20, Rijeka battled their way through to the group stage this season, a 2-0 extra-time home win for Simon Rožman's side against Kolos of Ukraine in their opening qualifier preceding a 1-0 victory at Copenhagen in the play-offs. The Croatian side have participated in three previous UEFA Europa League group stage campaigns, in 2013/14, 2014/15 and 2017/18, but have yet to make further progress.

• Rijeka's home record in the UEFA Europa League group stage is W3 D4 L3, with the three defeats having come in the last four matches, the exception that Matchday 6 win against Milan in 2017/18.

Napoli
• After four successive seasons in the UEFA Champions League, Napoli are back in the UEFA Europa League group stage – the prize for winning the Coppa Italia, which they claimed under new coach Gennaro Gattuso after a shoot-out victory against Juventus in the final (0-0, 4-2 on pens). The Partenopei also reached the UEFA Champions League round of 16 last term, going out to Barcelona (1-1 h, 1-3 a) after qualifying unbeaten as runners-up to Liverpool in their group.

• Napoli have competed in the UEFA Europa League knockout phase on seven previous occasions, four times after coming through their group. They have never failed to qualify from their section and have progressed as group winners on the two most recent occasions, winning all six matches last time out in 2015/16 when they also set the current record for the most goals scored in a UEFA Europa League group (22).

• The win at Real Sociedad was just the third for Napoli in their last 11 European away fixtures (D4 L4), though it was their fourth on the trot in the UEFA Europa League group stage.

Links and trivia
• Rijeka's Italian defender Armando Anastasio, who is on a season-long loan to the club from Monza, was born in Naples.

• Riejka's Robert Murić played five Serie A games for Pescara in 2016/17, scoring his only goal in a 2-0 home win against Palermo.

• Napoli's Kosovan defender Amir Rrahmani played in Croatia for RNK Split, Lokomotiva Zagreb and Dinamo Zagreb between 2015 and 2019, scoring five goals in 81 league appearances.

• Darko Velkovski (Rijeka) and Eljif Elmas (Napoli) are fellow internationals for North Macedonia.

• Napoli are one of six former UEFA Cup winners in this season's UEFA Europa League group stage – along with Bayer Leverkusen (Group C), PSV Eindhoven (E), Tottenham (J), CSKA Moskva and Feyenoord (both K).

https://www.uefa.com/uefaeuropaleague/season=2021/matches/round=2001240/match=2029776/prematch/background/index.html#rijeka+napoli+facts

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Team facts Only this chapter

HNK Rijeka
Formed: 1946
Nickname: Riječki bijeli (Rijeka Whites)

UEFA club competition honours
• None

Domestic honours (most recent triumph in brackets)
League title: 1 (2017)
Yugoslav/Croatian Cup: 8 (2020)

Ten-year European record (UEFA Europa League unless indicated otherwise)
2019/20: play-offs
2018/19:
third qualifying round
2017/18:
group stage (having transferred from UEFA Champions League play-offs)
2016/17:
third qualifying round
2015/16: second qualifying round
2014/15: group stage
2013/14: group stage
2012/13:
did not take part in UEFA competition
2011/12: did not take part in UEFA competition
2010/11: did not take part in UEFA competition

Records
UEFA club competition
• Biggest home win
5-0: Rijeka v Prestatyn Town
18/07/13, UEFA Europa League second qualifying round first leg

• Biggest away win
1-5
twice, most recently v The New Saints
18/07/17, UEFA Champions League second qualifying round second leg

• Heaviest home defeat
1-4:
Rijeka v Austria Wien
02/11/17, UEFA Europa League group stage
0-3 twice, most recently v Aberdeen
16/07/15, UEFA Europa League second qualifying round first leg

• Heaviest away defeat
4-0: Vitória Guimarães v Rijeka
19/09/13, UEFA Europa League group stage

UEFA Cup/UEFA Europa League
• Biggest home win
5-0: Rijeka v Prestatyn Town (see above)

• Biggest away win
1-5:
Víkingur v Rijeka
31/07/14, second qualifying round first leg

• Heaviest home defeat
1-4: Rijeka v Austria Wien (see above)
0-3: Rijeka v Aberdeen (see above)

• Heaviest away defeat
4-0: Vitória Guimarães v Rijeka (see above)

https://www.uefa.com/uefaeuropaleague/news/newsid=1990113.html#club+facts+rijeka

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SSC Napoli
Formed:
1926
Nickname: Partenopei (a reference to Parthenope, one of the Sirens of Greek mythology)

UEFA club competition honours (runners-up in brackets)
• UEFA Cup (1): 1989

Domestic honours (most recent triumph in brackets)
League title: 2 (1990)
Italian Cup: 6 (2020)

Ten-year European record (UEFA Europa League unless indicated otherwise)
2019/20:
UEFA Champions League round of 16
2018/19:
quarter-finals (having transferred from UEFA Champions League group stage)
2017/18:
round of 32 (having transferred from UEFA Champions League group stage)
2016/17:
UEFA Champions League round of 16
2015/16:
round of 32
2014/15:
semi-finals (having transferred from UEFA Champions League play-offs)
2013/14: round of 16 (having transferred from UEFA Champions League group stage)
2012/13:
round of 32
2011/12: UEFA Champions League round of 16
2010/11:
round of 32

Records
UEFA club competition

• Biggest home win
5-0 three times, most recently v Midtjylland
05/11/15, UEFA Europa League group stage

• Biggest away win
1-5: Valencia v Napoli
16/09/92, UEFA Cup first round first leg
0-4: Trabzonspor v Napoli
19/02/15, UEFA Europa League round of 32 first leg

• Heaviest home defeat
0-3: Napoli v Viktoria Plzeň
14/02/13, UEFA Europa League round of 32 first leg

• Heaviest away defeat
5-1: Werder Bremen v Napoli
06/12/89, UEFA Cup third round second leg

UEFA Cup/UEFA Europa League
• Biggest home win
5-0 three times, most recently v Midtjylland (see above)

• Biggest away win
1-5: Valencia v Napoli (see above)
0-4: Trabzonspor v Napoli (see above)

• Heaviest home defeat
0-3: Napoli v Viktoria Plzeň (see above)

• Heaviest away defeat
5-1: Werder Bremen v Napoli (see above)

https://www.uefa.com/uefaeuropaleague/news/newsid=1522488.html#club+facts+napoli

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Squad list Only this chapter

HNK Rijeka - Squad list
Current seasonAll-time
QUALUELLeagueUELUEFA
No.PlayerNat.DoBAgeDPldGlsPldGlsPldGlsPldGlsPldGls
Goalkeepers
1David NwolokorNGA10/01/199624 - ----------
32Andrej PrskaloCRO01/05/198733 - ----1-3-11-
33Ivan NevistićCRO31/07/199822 - 2-2-4-2-4-
53Antonio FriganCRO11/02/200317 - ----------
Defenders
2Filip BrautCRO05/06/200218 - ----4-----
4Nino GalovićCRO06/07/199228 - ----5---193
14Darko VelkoskiMKD21/06/199525 - 2-2-4-4-192
15Zoran ArsenićCRO02/06/199426 - ----1-----
20Momcilo RaspopovićMNE18/03/199426 - 2-1-5-1-181
23Armando AnastasioITA24/07/199624 - --1-1-1-1-
24Daniel ŠtefuljCRO08/11/199920 - 2-2-6-2-4-
26João EscovalPOR08/05/199723 - 212-7-2-41
27Ivan TomečakCRO07/12/198930 - 2-2-5-261512
31Luka CapanCRO06/04/199525 - 2-1-3-1-19-
36Hrvoje SmolčićCRO17/08/200020 - 2-2-3-2-4-
56Marko PutnikCRO27/02/200119 - ----------
Midfielders
6Ivan LepinjicaCRO09/07/199921*2-2-7-2-8-
7Robert MurićCRO12/03/199624 - 1---41--41
8Tibor HalilovićCRO18/03/199525 - --1-2-1-51
10Domagoj PavičićCRO09/03/199426 - 2-2-5-71211
16Adam Gnezda ČerinSVN16/07/199921 - 2-1-4-1-131
19Franko AndrijaševićCRO22/06/199129 - 212-434-202
44Stjepan LončarCRO10/11/199623 - 2-2-6-2-121
54Veldin HodžaCRO15/10/200218 - ----------
57Mihael RovisCRO18/01/200218 - ----------
58Dominik SimčićCRO07/03/200317 - ----------
59Karlo ValjanCRO30/08/200317 - ----------
Forwards
11Sterling YatekeCTA15/09/199921 - --2-512-2-
17Luka MenaloCRO22/07/199624 - --1-2-1-111
50Noel BilićCRO07/01/200317 - ----------
51Jakov BrekaloCRO19/07/200218 - ----------
52Jakov DelibegovićCRO29/06/200218 - ----------
60Matija FriganCRO11/02/200317 - ----------
99Sandro KulenovićCRO04/12/199920 - 2-213221132
Coach
-Simon RožmanSVN06/04/198337 - 2-2---2-22-
SSC Napoli - Squad list
Current seasonAll-time
UELLeagueUELUEFA
No.PlayerNat.DoBAgeDPldGlsPldGlsPldGlsPldGls
Goalkeepers
1Alex MeretITA22/03/199723 - 1-2-7-13-
12Antonio Pio DanieleITA10/07/200218 - --------
16Nikita ContiniITA21/05/199624 - --------
25David OspinaCOL31/08/198832 - 1-3-11-35-
46Hubert IdasiakPOL03/02/200218 - --------
Defenders
6Mário RuiPOR27/05/199129 - 2-2-10-25-
19Nikola MaksimovićSRB25/11/199128 - 2-1-14-35-
22Giovanni Di LorenzoITA04/08/199327 - 2-5-2-10-
23Elseid HysajALB02/02/199426 - 2-4-13-31-
26Kalidou KoulibalySEN20/06/199129 - 2-5-36-70-
31Faouzi GhoulamFRA01/02/199129 - --3-23-39-
33Amir RrahmaniKOS24/02/199426 - ----7-9-
44Kostas ManolasGRE14/06/199129 - --5-212787
53Davide CostanzoITA04/07/200218 - --------
56Nello D'OnofrioITA21/05/200218 - --------
58Vincenzo PotenzaITA17/04/200218 - --------
Midfielders
4Diego DemmeGER21/11/199128 - 2-3-11-271
5Tiemoué BakayokoFRA17/08/199426 - 2-3-9-312
7Eljif ElmasMKD24/09/199921 - --317-161
8Fabián RuizESP03/04/199624 - 2-5-71211
20Piotr ZielińskiPOL20/05/199426 - --3182364
51Giovanni CeparanoITA13/05/200218 - --------
54Antonio D'AmatoITA10/03/200218 - --------
59Raffaele VirgilioITA17/01/200218 - --------
68Stanislav LobotkaSVK25/11/199425 - 2-4-2-9-
Forwards
9Victor OsimhenNGA29/12/199821S2-512-72
11Hirving LozanoMEX30/07/199525 - 2-542-225
14Dries MertensBEL06/05/198733 - 2-5250149733
21Matteo PolitanoITA03/08/199327 - 2152114275
24Lorenzo InsigneITA04/06/199129 - 2-322846216
37Andrea PetagnaITA30/06/199525 - 2-41102112
52Antonio CioffiITA19/12/200217 - --------
57Giuseppe D'AgostinoITA11/05/200317 - --------
Coach
-Gennaro GattusoITA09/01/197842 - 2---13-15-

Last updated 03/11/2020 17:30CET

Fixtures and results Only this chapter

HNK RijekaFixtures and results
DateCompetitionOpponentResultGoalscorers
15/08/2020LeagueHNK Šibenik (H)W 2-1Yateke 84, Murić 90
21/08/2020LeagueNK Lokomotiva Zagreb (A)L 0-1
29/08/2020LeagueNK Istra 1961 (H)W 2-1Andrijašević 13, 68 (P)
12/09/2020LeagueNK Osijek (A)L 0-3
24/09/2020UELKolos Kovalivka (H)W 2-0 aetJoão Escoval 102 ET, Andrijašević 115 ET
01/10/2020UELF.C. Copenhagen (A)W 1-0Ankersen 20 (og)
04/10/2020LeagueNK Slaven Koprivnica (H)W 2-0Andrijašević 68, Kulenović 90+2 (P)
07/10/2020CupDrenovets (A)W 6-0Turčin 30, Menalo 33, 54, Pavičić 37, Hodza 68, Ilinkovic 75
17/10/2020LeagueNK Varaždin (H)W 2-1Stolnik 20 (og), Kulenović 36
22/10/2020UELReal Sociedad de Fútbol (H)L 0-1
29/10/2020UELAZ Alkmaar (A)L 1-4Kulenović 72
01/11/2020LeagueHNK Šibenik (A)L 0-2
05/11/2020UELSSC Napoli (H)
08/11/2020LeagueNK Lokomotiva Zagreb (H)
21/11/2020LeagueNK Istra 1961 (A)
26/11/2020UELSSC Napoli (A)
28/11/2020LeagueNK Osijek (H)
03/12/2020UELReal Sociedad de Fútbol (A)
05/12/2020LeagueHNK Hajduk Split (A)
10/12/2020UELAZ Alkmaar (H)
12/12/2020LeagueGNK Dinamo Zagreb (H)
16/12/2020CupNK Varaždin (A)
19/12/2020LeagueNK Slaven Koprivnica (A)
23/01/2021LeagueNK Varaždin (A)
30/01/2021LeagueHNK Gorica (H)
03/02/2021LeagueHNK Šibenik (H)
06/02/2021LeagueNK Lokomotiva Zagreb (A)
13/02/2021LeagueNK Istra 1961 (H)
20/02/2021LeagueNK Osijek (A)
27/02/2021LeagueHNK Hajduk Split (H)
06/03/2021LeagueGNK Dinamo Zagreb (A)
13/03/2021LeagueNK Slaven Koprivnica (H)
20/03/2021LeagueNK Varaždin (H)
03/04/2021LeagueHNK Gorica (A)
07/04/2021LeagueHNK Šibenik (A)
10/04/2021LeagueNK Lokomotiva Zagreb (H)
17/04/2021LeagueNK Istra 1961 (A)
21/04/2021LeagueNK Osijek (H)
24/04/2021LeagueHNK Hajduk Split (A)
01/05/2021LeagueGNK Dinamo Zagreb (H)
08/05/2021LeagueNK Slaven Koprivnica (A)
12/05/2021LeagueNK Varaždin (A)
15/05/2021LeagueHNK Gorica (H)
Pos.ClubsPWDLGFGAPts
1GNK Dinamo Zagreb972024923
2NK Osijek851211716
3HNK Gorica7412141213
4HNK Rijeka74038912
5NK Slaven Koprivnica10253131211
6HNK Hajduk Split831410910
7HNK Šibenik1031691310
8NK Istra 196192256138
9NK Varaždin82156107
10NK Lokomotiva Zagreb81436137
SSC NapoliFixtures and results
DateCompetitionOpponentResultGoalscorers
20/09/2020LeagueParma FC (A)W 2-0Mertens 63, Insigne 77
27/09/2020LeagueGenoa CFC (H)W 6-0Lozano 10, 65, Zieliński 46, Mertens 57, Elmas 69, Politano 72
04/10/2020LeagueJuventus (A)L 0-3
17/10/2020LeagueAtalanta BC (H)W 4-1Lozano 23, 27, Politano 30, Osimhen 43
22/10/2020UELAZ Alkmaar (H)L 0-1
25/10/2020LeagueBenevento (A)W 2-1Insigne 60, Petagna 67
29/10/2020UELReal Sociedad de Fútbol (A)W 1-0Politano 56
01/11/2020LeagueUS Sassuolo Calcio (H)L 0-2
05/11/2020UELHNK Rijeka (A)
08/11/2020LeagueBologna FC (A)
22/11/2020LeagueAC Milan (H)
26/11/2020UELHNK Rijeka (H)
29/11/2020LeagueAS Roma (H)
03/12/2020UELAZ Alkmaar (A)
06/12/2020LeagueFC Crotone (A)
10/12/2020UELReal Sociedad de Fútbol (H)
13/12/2020LeagueUC Sampdoria (H)
16/12/2020LeagueFC Internazionale Milano (A)
20/12/2020LeagueSS Lazio (A)
23/12/2020LeagueTorino FC (H)
03/01/2021LeagueCagliari Calcio (A)
06/01/2021LeagueSpezia (H)
10/01/2021LeagueUdinese Calcio (A)
17/01/2021LeagueACF Fiorentina (H)
24/01/2021LeagueHellas Verona FC (A)
31/01/2021LeagueParma FC (H)
07/02/2021LeagueGenoa CFC (A)
14/02/2021LeagueJuventus (H)
21/02/2021LeagueAtalanta BC (A)
28/02/2021LeagueBenevento (H)
03/03/2021LeagueUS Sassuolo Calcio (A)
07/03/2021LeagueBologna FC (H)
14/03/2021LeagueAC Milan (A)
21/03/2021LeagueAS Roma (A)
03/04/2021LeagueFC Crotone (H)
11/04/2021LeagueUC Sampdoria (A)
18/04/2021LeagueFC Internazionale Milano (H)
21/04/2021LeagueSS Lazio (H)
25/04/2021LeagueTorino FC (A)
02/05/2021LeagueCagliari Calcio (H)
09/05/2021LeagueSpezia (A)
12/05/2021LeagueUdinese Calcio (H)
16/05/2021LeagueACF Fiorentina (A)
23/05/2021LeagueHellas Verona FC (H)
Pos.ClubsPWDLGFGAPts
1AC Milan651014516
2US Sassuolo Calcio642018914
3Juventus633014512
4Atalanta BC6402171312
5SSC Napoli640214711
6FC Internazionale Milano6321151011
7Hellas Verona FC63218311
8AS Roma6321131011
9UC Sampdoria631211910
10SS Lazio6312101210
11ACF Fiorentina621310127
12Cagliari Calcio621312157
13Bologna FC620411126
14Benevento620410176
15Genoa CFC51225105
16Parma FC61238135
17Spezia61238155
18Udinese Calcio61056113
19Torino FC501410151
20FC Crotone60156171

Last updated 03/11/2020 17:31CET

Match-by-match lineups Only this chapter

HNK Rijeka

  • UEFA Europa League - Third qualifying round
    (24/09/2020)
    HNK Rijeka 2-0 Kolos Kovalivka
    1-0 João Escoval 102 ET, 2-0 Andrijašević 115 ET
    Nevistić, Murić, Pavičić (71 Kulenović), Velkoski (1 João Escoval), Gnezda Čerin (9 Lepinjica), Andrijašević, Štefulj, Tomečak (91 Raspopović), Capan, Smolčić, Lončar
  • Play-off
    (01/10/2020)
    F.C. Copenhagen 0-1 HNK Rijeka
    0-1 Ankersen 20 (og)
    Nevistić, Pavičić (76 Lepinjica), Velkoski, Gnezda Čerin, Andrijašević, Štefulj, Tomečak (91 Raspopović), Capan, Smolčić, Lončar, Kulenović (83 João Escoval)
  • Group stage
    Group F - Group Standings
    ClubPldWDLGFGAPts
    AZ Alkmaar2200516
    Real Sociedad de Fútbol2101113
    SSC Napoli2101113
    HNK Rijeka2002150
    Matchday 1 (22/10/2020)
    HNK Rijeka 0-1 Real Sociedad de Fútbol
    0-1 Bautista 90+3
    Nevistić, Pavičić, Velkoski, Gnezda Čerin, Andrijašević (63 Yateke), Štefulj, João Escoval, Tomečak, Smolčić, Lončar (87 Capan), Kulenović (77 Lepinjica)
  • Matchday 2 (29/10/2020)
    AZ Alkmaar 4-1 HNK Rijeka
    1-0 Koopmeiners 6 (P) , 2-0 Guðmundsson 20, 3-0 Karlsson 51, 4-0 Guðmundsson 60, 4-1 Kulenović 72
    Nevistić, Pavičić, Velkoski (64 Lepinjica), Menalo (64 Yateke), Andrijašević (64 Halilović), Štefulj (80 Anastasio), João Escoval, Tomečak (80 Raspopović), Smolčić, Lončar, Kulenović
  • Matchday 3 (05/11/2020)
    HNK Rijeka-SSC Napoli
  • Matchday 4 (26/11/2020)
    SSC Napoli-HNK Rijeka
  • Matchday 5 (03/12/2020)
    Real Sociedad de Fútbol-HNK Rijeka
  • Matchday 6 (10/12/2020)
    HNK Rijeka-AZ Alkmaar

SSC Napoli

  • UEFA Europa League - Group stage
    Matchday 1 (22/10/2020)
    SSC Napoli 0-1 AZ Alkmaar
    0-1 D. De Wit 57
    Meret, Fabián Ruiz, Osimhen (66 Petagna), Lozano (59 Insigne), Mertens, Nik. Maksimović, Politano (83 Bakayoko), Di Lorenzo, Hysaj (59 Mário Rui), Koulibaly, Lobotka (66 Demme)
  • Matchday 2 (29/10/2020)
    Real Sociedad de Fútbol 0-1 SSC Napoli
    0-1 Politano 56
    Ospina, Demme (88 Fabián Ruiz), Bakayoko, Mário Rui, Nik. Maksimović, Politano (61 Di Lorenzo), Hysaj, Insigne (22 Lozano), Koulibaly, Petagna (61 Osimhen), Lobotka (61 Mertens)
  • Matchday 3 (05/11/2020)
    HNK Rijeka-SSC Napoli
  • Matchday 4 (26/11/2020)
    SSC Napoli-HNK Rijeka
  • Matchday 5 (03/12/2020)
    AZ Alkmaar-SSC Napoli
  • Matchday 6 (10/12/2020)
    SSC Napoli-Real Sociedad de Fútbol

Last updated 03/11/2020 17:32CET

Match officials Only this chapter

  • RefereeMattias Gestranius (FIN)
  • Assistant refereesJan-Peter Aravirta (FIN) , Mikko Alakare (FIN)
  • Fourth officialJoni Hyytiä (FIN)
  • UEFA DelegateGarry O'hagan (SCO)
  • UEFA Referee observerThomas Einwaller (AUT)

Referee

NameDate of birthUEFA Europa League matchesUEFA matches
Mattias Gestranius07/06/19783159

Mattias Gestranius

Referee since: 1996
First division: 2006
FIFA badge: 2009

Tournaments: 2012 UEFA European Under-17 Championship

Finals
N/A

UEFA Europa League matches involving teams from the two countries involved in this match

DateCompetitionStage reachedHomeAwayResultVenue
23/11/2017UELGSAEK Athens FCHNK Rijeka2-2Athens
22/10/2020UELGSGNK Dinamo ZagrebFeyenoord0-0Zagreb

Other matches involving teams from either of the two countries involved in this match

DateCompetitionStage reachedHomeAwayResultVenue
22/03/2009U17ELITEItalyScotland3-1Stegersbach
25/03/2009U17ELITEGeorgiaItaly0-1Bad Waltersdorf
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Last updated 04/11/2020 16:07CET

Legend

Competitions

Club competitions
  • UCL: UEFA Champions League
  • ECCC: European Champion Clubs' Cup
  • UEL: UEFA Europa League
  • UCUP: UEFA Cup
  • UCWC: UEFA Cup Winners' Cup
  • SCUP: UEFA Super Cup
  • UIC: UEFA Intertoto Cup
  • ICF: Inter-Cities Fairs Cup
National team competitions
  • EURO: UEFA European Football Championship
  • WC: FIFA World Cup
  • CONFCUP: FIFA Confederations Cup
  • FRIE: Friendly internationals
  • U21FRIE: Under-21 friendly internationals
  • U21: UEFA European Under-21 Championship
  • U17: UEFA Under-17 Championship
  • U16: UEFA European Under-16 Championship
  • U19: UEFA Under-19 Championship
  • U18: UEFA European Under-18 Championship
  • WWC: FIFA Women's World Cup
  • WEURO: UEFA European Women's Championship

Competition stages

  • F: Final
  • GS: Group stage
  • GS1: First group stage
  • GS2: Second group stage
  • 3QR: Third qualifying round
  • R1: First round
  • R2: Second round
  • R3: Third round
  • R4: Fourth round
  • PR: Preliminary round
  • SF: Semi-finals
  • QF: Quarter-finals
  • R16: round of 16
  • QR: Qualifying round
  • R32: Round of 32
  • 1QR: First qualifying round
  • 1st: first leg
  • 2QR: Second qualifying round
  • 2nd: second leg
  • FT: Final tournament
  • PO: Play-off
  • ELITE: Elite round
  • Rep: Replay
  • 3rdPO: Third-place play-off
  • PO - FT: Play-off for Final Tournament
  • GS-FT: Group stage – final tournament

Other abbreviations

  • (aet): After extra time
  • pens: Penalties
  • No.: Number
  • og: Own goal
  • ag: Match decided on away goals
  • P: Penalty
  • agg: Aggregate
  • Pld: Matches played
  • AP: Appearances
  • Pos.: Position
  • Comp.: Competition
  • Pts: Points
  • D: Drawn
  • R: Sent off (straight red card)
  • DoB: Date of birth
  • Res.: Result
  • ET: Extra Time
  • sg: Match decided by silver goal
  • GA: Goals against
  • t: Match decided by toss of a coin
  • GF: Goals for
  • W: Won
  • gg: Match decided by golden goal
  • Y: Booked
  • L: Lost
  • Y/R: Sent off (two yellow cards)
  • Nat.: Nationality
  • N/A: Not applicable
  • f: Match forfeited

Statistics

  • -: Denotes player substituted
  • +: Denotes player introduced
  • *: Denotes player sent off
  • +/-: Denotes player introduced and substituted

Squad list

  • D: Disciplinary
  • *: Misses next match if booked
  • S: Suspended
  • QUAL: All UEFA qualifiers
  • UEL: Current season total UEFA Europa League appearances from the group stage onwards prior to the current matchday
  • UEL: Total appearances in the UEFA Europa League, group stage to final only
  • UEFA: All-time total appearances in UEFA club competition including qualifying
  • Disclaimer: Although UEFA has taken all reasonable care that the information contained within this document is accurate at the time of publication, no representation or guarantee (including liability towards third parties), expressed or implied, is made as to its accuracy, reliability or completeness. Therefore, UEFA assumes no liability for the use or interpretation of information contained herein. More information can be found in the competition regulations available on UEFA.com.