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Behind the scenes at the semi-finals's photo coverage has been taken to a new level with our exclusive all-area access at UEFA Europa League games – see what went on before the second legs in Valencia and Bilbao.

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Photographers working for have unparalleled access to stadiums on UEFA Europa League matchdays. Browse our gallery for a taste of what went on behind closed doors ahead of Thursday's semi-final second legs in Valencia and Bilbao. also offers unrivalled live photo coverage throughout the UEFA Europa League campaign, covering games from the early qualifying rounds through to the final itself. We even carry content from media conferences and training sessions to give you a full flavour of the build-up to European ties.

Why not visit our photo section and browse through all our pictures from this season or those from any team of your choice. You can also check our MatchCentre where live photos will appear during the games.