Chelsea are the only team with two players in the round of 32 first-leg selection; who makes the cut?
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César Azpilicueta and Ross Barkley represent Chelsea, while the front two in the first UEFA Europa League Team of the Week of 2019 come from Napoli and Valencia.
Note: While the FedEx Performance Zone is a form tracker taking into account domestic and European games, the Team of the Week is based purely on form shown in the UEFA Europa League matchday in question.
Goalkeeper: Daniel Vukovic (Genk) – 28th (+135 FedEx Performance Zone rankings)
Defender: Vladimír Coufal (Slavia) – 118th (+173)
Defender: Christian Luyindama (Galatasaray) – 64th (+258)
Defender: Luděk Pernica (Plzeň) – 49th (+978)
Defender: César Azpilicueta (Chelsea) – 25th (+23)
Midfielder: Alfonso Pedraza (Villarreal) – 24th (+99)
Midfielder: Giovani Lo Celso (Betis) – 15th (+49)
Midfielder: Ross Barkley (Chelsea) – 11th (+128)
Midfielder: Diego Lainez (Betis) – 166th (+633)
Forward: José Callejón (Napoli) – 5th (+37)
Forward: Rubén Sobrino (Valencia) – 149th (NEW)