UEFA.com keeps track of how the UEFA Europa Conference League group stage hopefuls are faring in the early part of the season.
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There are 32 teams competing in the UEFA Europa Conference League group stage this season. Here, presented by Swissquote, we are keeping track of all the contenders' form throughout this phase of the competition.
Form this season: DWWWWW (all competitions, most recent first)
Most recent result: İstanbul Başakşehir 0-0 Fatih Karagümrük, 18/09, Turkish Super League
Where they stand: 3rd in Turkish Super League
- Fourth in the league last season, Emre Belözoğlu's side are unbeaten in 14 games in 2022/23 (W10 D4).
Form this season: WLLDDL
Most recent result: Fiorentina 2-0 Verona, 18/09, Italian Serie A
Where they stand: 10th in Italian Serie A
- Sunday's victory against Verona brought Fiorentina their first win in nine games in all competitions (D5 L3).
Form this season: WWLLLW
Most recent result: Motherwell 0-3 Hearts, 18/09, Scottish Premiership
Where they stand: 3rd in Scottish Premiership
- Hearts' victory against RFS on Matchday 2 ended a run of three straight defeats in European competition this season.
Form this season: WLWDDW
Most recent result: BFC Daugavpils 1-3 RFS, 27/09, Europa Conference League
Where they stand: 3rd in Latvian First Division
- Latvian double winners last season, RFS's defeat by Hearts ended a ten-game unbeaten run in all competitions (W5 D5).
Form this season: LWWLDW
Most recent result: Everton 1-0 West Ham, 18/09, English Premier League
Where they stand: 18th in English Premier League
- Seventh in the Premier League last term, the Hammers have only won one of their seven top-flight games so far this season (D1 L5).
Form this season: LDDLLD
Most recent result: Universitatea Craiova 2-1 FCSB, 18/09, Romanian First League
Where they stand: 14th in Romanian First League
- Nicolae Dică's side finished second in Romania last season but have won just one of their first nine league games in 2022/23 (D5 L3).
Form this season: WDLWDL
Most recent result: Anderlecht 4-1 Kortrijk, 18/09, Belgian First League
Where they stand: 8th in Belgian First League
- The Brussels outfit beat Kortrijk to halt a run of four Belgian top-flight matches without a win, but they have lost four of their nine league fixtures overall.
Form this season: LLWLLL
Most recent result: Randers 3-2 Silkeborg, 18/09, Danish Super League
Where they stand: 4th in Danish Super League
- Nicklas Helenius is Silkeborg's four-goal top scorer this season but has not found the net since the end of July.
Form this season: DWLWWD
Most recent result: Villarreal 1-1 Sevilla, 18/09, Spanish Liga
Where they stand: 6th in Spanish Liga
- Álex Baena buried his sixth goal in ten games with Villarreal's equaliser against Sevilla.
Form this season: WLWDLL
Most recent result: Hapoel Beer-Sheva 1-0 Bnei Sakhnin, 18/09, Israeli Premier League
Where they stand: 4th in Israeli Premier League
- Rotem Hatuel's winner against Bnei Sakhnin was his seventh goal in 13 games this season.
Form this season: WLWDDW
Most recent result: Austria Wien 3-0 Ried, 18/09, Austrian Bundesliga
Where they stand: 4th in Austrian Bundesliga
- Andreas Gruber has registered six goals in his last ten games in all competitions, including Austria Wien's opener against Ried on Sunday.
Form this season: WWDLWW
Most recent result: Warta Poznań 0-1 Lech Poznań, 18/09, Polish First Division
Where they stand: 7th in Polish First Division
- Lech's Swedish forward Mikael Ishak has struck ten goals in all competitions this season.
Form this season: WDWDWD
Most recent result: Radnik Surdulica 0-2 Partizan, 18/09, Serbian Super League
Where they stand: 5th in Serbian Super League
- Former Partizan defender Gordan Petrić returned to the club as coach on 12 August; they are unbeaten since (W6 D4).
Form this season: DWLDWD
Most recent result: Bochum 1-1 Köln, 18/09, German Bundesliga
Where they stand: 9th in German Bundesliga
- Köln have failed to score just twice in 12 matches in all competitions this season.
Form this season: LDWDLW
Most recent result: Nice 0-1 Angers, 18/09, French Ligue 1
Where they stand: 13th in French Ligue 1
- Forward Andy Delort has struck three goals in his last five appearances in all competitions.
Form this season: LLDDDL
Most recent result: Slovácko 0-2 Jablonec, 18/09, Czech First League
Where they stand: 12th in Czech First League
- Slovácko are without a win in their last seven games in all competitions (D3 L4).
Form this season: WWDWWD
Most recent result: AZ Alkmaar 2-1 Ajax, 18/09, Dutch Eredivisie
Where they stand: 3rd in Dutch Eredivisie
- AZ handed Ajax their first Eredivisie defeat of the season to close within a point of the summit.
Form this season: DLWDWW
Most recent result: Nea Salamis 1-1 Apollon, 18/09, Cypriot First Division
Where they stand: 2nd in Cypriot First Division
- Apollon's Matchday 2 defeat by Dnipro-1 ended their six-game unbeaten start under new head coach David Català.
Form this season: WLDDDWL
Most recent result: Eschen/Mauren 0-8 Vaduz, 20/09, Liechtensteiner Cup
Where they stand: 9th in Swiss Challenge League
- Vaduz play league games in Switzerland but qualified for Europe as cup winners in their native Liechtenstein.
Form this season: WWLWWL
Most recent result: Apollon 1-3 Dnipro-1, 15/09, Europa Conference League
Where they stand: 3rd in Ukrainian Premier League
- Having kicked off with a 3-0 success at Dynamo Kyiv, Dnipro-1 have won all three of their league games this season without conceding.
Form this season: LWWDLW
Most recent result: Genk 1-0 Gent, 18/09, Belgian First League
Where they stand: 7th in Belgian First League
- New arrival Hugo Cuypers has scored five goals in nine league games for Gent.
Form this season: WLWDWW
Most recent result: Molde 3-0 Aalesund, 18/09, Norwegian Premier Division
Where they stand: 1st in Norwegian Premier Division
- Molde are 13 points clear at the top of the table as they chase their fifth Norwegian title.
Form this season: WDLLWD
Most recent result: Shamrock Rovers 1-0 UCD, 26/09, Irish Premier Division
Where they stand: 1st in Irish Premier Division
- The Dublin club are five points clear at the top of the Irish table but are out of the FAI Cup after a quarter-final loss to Derry City.
Form this season: WWDDWW
Most recent result: Djurgården 3-0 IFK Göteborg, 18/09, Swedish First Division
Where they stand: 1st in Swedish First Division
- Djurgården have lost only one of their last 22 games in all competitions (W17 D4).
Form this season: LWWDDW
Most recent result: Plzeň 3-0 Slavia Praha, 18/09, Czech First League
Where they stand: 2nd in Czech First League
- Slavia Praha have dropped off the Czech First League summit after losing to new leaders Plzeň.
Form this season: WLWDWL
Most recent result: Argeş Piteşti 0-1 CFR Cluj, 19/09, Romanian First League
Where they stand: 4th in Romanian First League
- The Romanian champions' reverse at home to Sivasspor on Matchday 2 ended a run of nine European games without defeat this season.
Form this season: LWDDDL
Most recent result: Ankaragücü 2-1 Sivasspor, 18/09, Turkish Super League
Where they stand: 17th in Turkish Super League
- Sivasspor's victory at CFR Cluj on Matchday 2 remains their sole win of the season in all competitions (D5 L6).
Form this season: WLLDWW
Most recent result: Ferizaj 0-3 Ballkani, 19/09, Kosovan Superliga
Where they stand: 3rd in Kosovan Superliga
- Ballkani are the first side from Kosovo to make it to the group stage of a major UEFA club competition.
Form this season: WWWWLW
Most recent result: Aarau 1-3 Basel (aet), 18/09, Swiss Cup
Where they stand: 7th in Swiss Super League
- Basel are through to the last 16 of the Swiss Cup following their extra-time victory against second-tier Aarau.
Form this season: DLDWDW
Most recent result: Spartak Trnava 0-0 Slovan Bratislava, 18/09, Slovak First League
Where they stand: 1st in Slovak First League
- David Hrnčár is top scorer in the league for Slovan this season with five goals; at 24, he has yet to register more than six in a single campaign.
Form this season: WWLWDD
Most recent result: Žalgiris 1-0 Sūduva, 27/09, Lithuanian First Division
Where they stand: 1st in Lithuanian First Division
- Žalgiris are closing in on their tenth Lithuanian title, their latest win leaving them ten points clear.
Form this season: LWWLWW
Most recent result: Urartu 2-1 Pyunik, 19/09, Armenian Premier League
Where they stand: 5th in Armenian Premier League
- The 15-time Armenian champions have conceded only twice in their last seven home games (W5 D1 L1).