2011/12 list of participants

Porto players celebrate their 2011 triumph in Dublin
Porto players celebrate their 2011 triumph in Dublin ©Getty Images

With holders FC Porto qualifying for the UEFA Champions League group stage, no side will enter the 2011/12 UEFA Europa League group stage automatically. The 38 teams who come through qualifying will join the ten sides who lose in the UEFA Champions League play-off round in the group stage.

UEFA Europa League group stage
Position Club Coefficient
1 Tottenham Hotspur FC (ENG) 78.157
2 PSV Eindhoven (NED) 74.025
3 Club Atlético de Madrid (ESP) 70.465
4 Sporting Clube de Portugal (POR) 68.319
5 SC Braga (POR) 62.319
6 FC Schalke 04 (GER) [CW] 61.887
7 FC Dynamo Kyiv (UKR) 60.776
8 Paris Saint-Germain FC (FRA) 51.735
9 FC København (DEN) 51.110
10 AZ Alkmaar (NED) 43.025
11 RSC Anderlecht (BEL) 42.400
12 FC Twente (NED) 41.025
13 Fulham FC (ENG) [FP] 40.157
14 Beşiktaş JK (TUR) [CW] 37.010
15 Hapoel Tel-Aviv FC (ISR) [CW] 36.400
16 FC Metalist Kharkiv (UKR) 34.276
17 R. Standard de Liège (BEL) 32.400
18 FC Rubin Kazan (RUS) 31.941
19 Club Brugge KV (BEL) 31.400
20 AEK Athens FC (GRE) [CW] 30.833
21 FC Steaua Bucureşti (ROU) [CW] 29.164
22 Udinese Calcio (ITA) 27.110
23 Athletic Club (ESP) 24.465
24 S.S. Lazio (ITA) 23.110
25 FC Salzburg (AUT) 22.140
26 Maccabi Haifa FC (ISR) 21.400
27 FC Zürich (SUI) 18.980
28 Odense BK (DEN) 18.610
29 FC Lokomotiv Moskva (RUS) 18.441
30 PAOK FC (GRE) 17.333
31 Birmingham City FC (ENG) 17.157
32 Stoke City FC (ENG) [CF] 17.157
33 Stade Rennais FC (FRA) 16.735
34 FK Austria Wien (AUT) 16.640
35 FC Rapid Bucureşti (ROU) 16.164
36 Hannover 96 (GER) 13.887
37 FC Vorskla Poltava (UKR) 10.276
38 Wisła Kraków (POL) 10.183
39 FC Vaslui (ROU) 10.164
40 FC Sion (SUI) [CW] 9.480
41 SK Sturm Graz (AUT) 8.640
42 Maccabi Tel-Aviv FC (ISR) 5.900
43 ŠK Slovan Bratislava (SVK) 5.899
44 Legia Warszawa (POL) [CW] 5.183
45 NK Maribor (SVN) 4.224
46 AEK Larnaca FC (CYP) 3.624
47 Malmö FF (SWE) 2.825
48 Shamrock Rovers FC (IRL) 2.741

 

UEFA Europa League play-offs
Position Club Coefficient
1 Sevilla FC (ESP)* 93.465
2 AS Roma (ITA)* 85.110
3 Tottenham Hotspur FC (ENG) 78.157
4 PSV Eindhoven (NED) 74.025
5 Club Atlético de Madrid (ESP) 70.465
6 Sporting Clube de Portugal (POR) 68.319
7 SC Braga (POR) 62.319
8 FC Schalke 04 (GER) [CW] 61.887
9 FC Dynamo Kyiv (UKR) 60.776
10 Panathinaikos FC (GRE)* 57.833
11 Rangers FC (SCO)* 56.028
12 FC Spartak Moskva (RUS)* 51.941
13 Paris Saint-Germain FC (FRA) 51.735
14 AZ Alkmaar (NED) 43.025
15 RSC Anderlecht (BEL) 42.400
16 Fulham FC (ENG) [FP] 40.157
17 Celtic FC (SCO) [CW]* 39.528
18 Beşiktaş JK (TUR) [CW] 37.010
19 Hapoel Tel-Aviv FC (ISR) [CW] 36.400
20 FC Metalist Kharkiv (UKR) 34.276
21 R. Standard de Liège (BEL) 32.400
22 Club Brugge KV (BEL) 31.400
23 AEK Athens FC (GRE) [CW] 30.833
24 AC Sparta Praha (CZE)* 30.170
25 FC Steaua Bucureşti (ROU) [CW] 29.164
26 Athletic Club (ESP) 24.465
27 S.S. Lazio (ITA) 23.110
28 FC Dinamo Bucureşti (ROU)* 22.164
29 FC Salzburg (AUT) 22.140
30 Rosenborg BK (NOR)* 19.375
31 FC Lokomotiv Moskva (RUS) 18.441
32 PAOK FC (GRE) 17.333
33 Birmingham City FC (ENG) 17.157
34 Stoke City FC (ENG) [CF] 17.157
35 Stade Rennais FC (FRA) 16.735
36 FK Austria Wien (AUT) 16.640
37 FC Rapid Bucureşti (ROU) 16.164
38 FK Partizan (SRB)* 15.850
39 BSC Young Boys (SUI)* 14.980
40 CD Nacional (POR)* 14.319
41 Hannover 96 (GER) 13.887
42 FC Sochaux-Montbéliard (FRA)* 12.735
43 FC Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk (UKR)* 12.276
44 Bursaspor (TUR)* 12.010
45 Trabzonspor AŞ (TUR)¹ 12.010
46 Vitória SC (POR)* 11.319
47 Helsingborgs IF (SWE) [CW]* 10.825
48 FC Karpaty Lviv (UKR)* 10.776
49 PFC CSKA Sofia (BUL) [CW]* 10.575
50 FC Vorskla Poltava (UKR) 10.276
51 FC Vaslui (ROU) 10.164
52 FC Sion (SUI) [CW] 9.480
53 FK Crvena zvezda (SRB)* 9.350
54 FC Alania Vladikavkaz (RUS) [CF]* 8.941
55 PFC Litex Lovech (BUL)* 8.575
56 Heart of Midlothian FC (SCO)* 7.528
57 FC Nordsjælland (DEN) [CW]* 7.110
58 AC Omonia (CYP) [CW]* 6.124
59 Maccabi Tel-Aviv FC (ISR) 5.900
60 ŠK Slovan Bratislava (SVK) 5.899
61 Legia Warszawa (POL) [CW] 5.183
62 CS Gaz Metan Mediaş (ROU)* 5.164
63 FC Thun (SUI)* 4.980
64 NK Maribor (SVN) 4.224
65 SV Ried (AUT)* 4.140
66 FK Rabotnicki (MKD)* 4.041
67 Aalesunds FK (NOR) [FP]* 3.875
68 HJK Helsinki (FIN)* 3.793
69 AEK Larnaca FC (CYP) 3.624
70 FK Ekranas (LTU)* 3.541
71 FC Spartak Trnava (SVK)* 3.399
72 FC Dinamo Tbilisi (GEO)* 3.391
73 WKS Śląsk Wrocław (POL)* 3.183
74 FC Zestafoni (GEO)* 2.891
75 Shamrock Rovers FC (IRL) 2.741
76 FC Differdange 03 (LUX)* 1.274

Seeds in bold
* Eliminated
¹ Replaced Fenerbahçe SK in UEFA Champions League group stage

UEFA Europa League third qualifying round
Position Club Coefficient
1 Club Atlético de Madrid (ESP) 70.465
2 AZ Alkmaar (NED) 43.025
3 Fulham FC (ENG) [FP] 40.157
4 Hapoel Tel-Aviv FC (ISR) [CW] 36.400
5 Club Brugge KV (BEL) 31.400
6 AC Sparta Praha (CZE) 30.170
7 US Città di Palermo (ITA) [CF]* 26.110
8 FC Dinamo Bucureşti (ROU) 22.164
9 FC Salzburg (AUT) 22.140
10 PAOK FC (GRE) 17.333
11 Stoke City FC (ENG) [CF] 17.157
12 Stade Rennais FC (FRA) 16.735
13 FK Austria Wien (AUT) 16.640
14 BSC Young Boys (SUI) 14.980
15 Anorthosis Famagusta FC (CYP)* 14.624
16 PFC Levski Sofia (BUL)* 14.575
17 CD Nacional (POR) 14.319
18 1. FSV Mainz 05 (GER)* 13.887
19 FK Mladá Boleslav (CZE) [CW]* 13.170
20 Bursaspor (TUR) 12.010
21 Vitória SC (POR) 11.319
22 Helsingborgs IF (SWE) [CW] 10.825
23 FC Karpaty Lviv (UKR) 10.776
24 FC Vorskla Poltava (UKR) 10.276
25 Brøndby IF (DEN)* 10.110
26 FK Crvena zvezda (SRB) 9.350
27 FC Alania Vladikavkaz (RUS) [CF] 8.941
28 IF Elfsborg (SWE)* 8.825
29 ADO Den Haag (NED)* 8.025
30 PFC Lokomotiv Sofia (BUL)* 7.575
31 Heart of Midlothian FC (SCO) 7.528
32 Gaziantepspor (TUR)* 7.010
33 Olympiacos Volou FC (GRE) EXCLUDED
6.833
34 Bnei Yehuda Tel-Aviv FC (ISR)* 6.400
35 HNK Hajduk Split (CRO)* 6.224
36 AC Omonia (CYP) [CW] 6.124
37 FC Midtjylland (DEN)* 6.110
38 Maccabi Tel-Aviv FC (ISR) 5.900
39 KVC Westerlo (BEL) [CF]* 5.400
40 Legia Warszawa (POL) [CW] 5.183
41 FK Jablonec (CZE)* 5.170
42 CS Gaz Metan Mediaş (ROU) 5.164
43 FK Ventspils (LVA) [CW]* 4.983
44 FC Thun (SUI) 4.980
45 Vålerenga Fotball (NOR)* 4.875
46 Saint Patrick's Athletic FC (IRL)* 4.241
47 Qarabağ FK (AZE)* 4.233
48 SV Ried (AUT) 4.140
49 FK Rabotnicki (MKD) 4.041
50 Aalesunds FK (NOR) [FP] 3.875
51 FC Aktobe (KAZ)* 3.874
52 AEK Larnaca FC (CYP) 3.624
53 FC Spartak Trnava (SVK) 3.399
54 FC Dinamo Tbilisi (GEO) 3.391
55 FK Sarajevo (BIH)* 3.324
56 RNK Split (CRO)* 3.224
57 NK Varaždin (CRO) [CF]* 3.224
58 FC Gomel (BLR) [CW]* 3.216
59 WKS Śląsk Wrocław (POL) 3.183
60 FK Senica (SVK)* 2.899
61 FC Metalurgi Rustavi (GEO)* 2.891
62 Strømsgodset IF (NOR) [CW]* 2.875
63 BK Häcken (SWE) [FP]* 2.825
64 FK Željezničar (BIH) [CW]* 2.824
65 KR Reykjavík (ISL)* 2.491
66 FC Vaduz (LIE) [CW]* 2.300
67 Sligo Rovers FC (IRL) [CW]* 1.991
68 Paksi SE (HUN)* 1.700
69 NK Olimpija Ljubljana (SVN)* 1.474
70 FC Differdange 03 (LUX) [CW]* 1.274

* Eliminated

UEFA Europa League second qualifying round
Position Club Coefficient
1 Fulham FC (ENG) [FP] 40.157
2 FC Salzburg (AUT) 22.140
3 FK Austria Wien (AUT) 16.640
4 Anorthosis Famagusta FC (CYP) 14.624
5 MŠK Žilina (SVK)* 14.399
6 CD Nacional (POR) 14.319
7 FC Vorskla Poltava (UKR) 10.276
8 FC Sheriff (MDA)* 9.549
9 IF Elfsborg (SWE) 8.825
10 ADO Den Haag (NED) 8.025
11 PFC Lokomotiv Sofia (BUL) 7.575
12 Gaziantepspor (TUR) 7.010
13 Olympiacos Volou FC (GRE) 6.833
14 Dundee United FC (SCO)* 6.528
15 Bnei Yehuda Tel-Aviv FC (ISR) 6.400
16 FC Midtjylland (DEN) 6.110
17 Maccabi Tel-Aviv FC (ISR) 5.900
18 KVC Westerlo (BEL) [CF] 5.400
19 FK Jablonec (CZE) 5.170
20 AS Gaz Metan Mediaş (ROU) 5.164
21 FK Ventspils (LVA) [CW] 4.983
22 FC Thun (SUI) 4.980
23 Vålerenga Fotball (NOR) 4.875
24 Tromsø IL (NOR)* 4.375
25 Saint Patrick's Athletic FC (IRL) 4.241
26 Qarabağ FK (AZE) 4.233
27 FK Rabotnicki (MKD) 4.041
28 Aalesunds FK (NOR) [FP] 3.875
29 FC Aktobe (KAZ) 3.874
30 FK Vojvodina (SRB)* 3.850
31 Bohemian FC (IRL)* 3.741
32 AEK Larnaca FC (CYP) 3.624
33 FC Spartak Trnava (SVK) 3.399
34 FC Dinamo Tbilisi (GEO) 3.391
35 FK Sarajevo (BIH) 3.324
36 FC Honka Espoo (FIN)* 3.293
37 FC Levadia Tallinn (EST)* 3.258
38 NK Varaždin (CRO) [CF] 3.224
39 RNK Split (CRO) 3.224
40 FC Minsk (BLR)* 3.216
41 FC Shakhtyor Soligorsk (BLR)* 3.216
42 WKS Śląsk Wrocław (POL) 3.183
43 FH Hafnarfjördur (ISL) [CW]* 2.991
44 SK Liepājas Metalurgs (LVA)* 2.983
45 Metalurgi Rustavi (GEO) 2.891
46 FK Rad (SRB)* 2.850
47 BK Häcken (SWE) [FP] 2.825
48 Örebro SK (SWE)* 2.825
49 FK Željezničar (BIH) [CW] 2.824
50 FC Iskra-Stal (MDA) [CW]* 2.549
51 FK Sūduva (LTU)* 2.541
52 KR Reykjavík (ISL) 2.491
53 The New Saints FC (WAL)* 2.308
54 FC Vaduz (LIE) [CW] 2.300
55 TPS Turku (FIN) [CW]* 2.293
56 KF Tirana (ALB) [CW]* 2.274
57 FK Tauras (LTU)* 2.041
58 KuPS Kuopio (FIN)* 1.793
59 FK Rudar Pljevlja (MNE) [CW]* 1.775
60 Ferencvárosi TC (HUN)* 1.700
61 Kecskeméti TE (HUN) [CW]* 1.700
62 Paksi SE (HUN) 1.700
63 UE Sant Julià (AND) [CW]* 1.700
64 Glentoran FC (NIR)* 1.699
65 EB/Streymur (FRO) [CW]* 1.533
66 Xäzär Länkäran FK (AZE) [CW]* 1.483
67 NK Olimpija Ljubljana (SVN) 1.474
68 FC Gagra (GEO) [CW]* 1.391
69 FC Metalurg Skopje (MKD) [CW]* 1.291
70 FC Differdange 03 (LUX) [CW] 1.274
71 KS Flamurtari (ALB)* 1.274
72 KS Vllaznia (ALB)* 1.274
73 FC Mika (ARM) [CW]* 1.266
74 NK Domžale (SVN)* 1.224
75 FC Irtysh Pavlodar (KAZ)* 1.1.24
76 FC Shakhter Karagandy (KAZ) [CF]* 1.124
77 Llanelli AFC (WAL) [CW]* 1.058
78 Crusaders FC (NIR)* 0.949
79 AC Juvenese-Dogana (SMR) [CW]* 0.683
80 Floriana FC (MLT) [CW]* 0.483

*Eliminated

UEFA Europa League first qualifying round
Position Club Coefficient
1 Fulham FC (ENG) [FP] 40.157
2 IL Elfsborg (SWE) 8.825
3 Tromsø IL (NOR) 4.375
4 Saint Patrick's Athletic FC (IRL) 4.241
5 Qarabağ FK (AZE) 4.233
6 Jagiellonia Białystok (POL)* 4.183
7 FK Rabotnicki (MKD) 4.041
8 Aalesunds FK (NOR) [FP] 3.875
9 FC Spartak Trnava (SVK) 3.399
10 FC Dinamo Tbilisi (GEO) 3.391
11 FC Honka Espoo (FIN) 3.293
12 NK Varaždin (CRO) [CF] 3.224
13 FC Minsk (BLR) 3.216
14 Metalurgi Rustavi (GEO) 2.891
15 FK Rad (SRB) 2.850
16 BK Häcken (SWE) [FP] 2.825
17 NK Široki Brijeg (BIH)* 2.824
18 FK Budućnost Podgorica (MNE)* 2.525
19 KR Reykjavík (ISL) 2.491
20 The New Saints FC (WAL) 2.308
21 FK Renova (MKD)* 2.291
22 FC Koper (SVN)* 2.224
23 Birkirkara FC (MLT)* 1.733
24 Ferencvárosi TC (HUN) 1.700
25 Paksi SE (HUN) 1.700
26 Glentoran FC (NIR) 1.699
27 FC Milsami Orhei (MDA)* 1.549
28 FK Banga (LTU) [CF]* 1.541
29 FC Daugava Daugavpils (LVA)* 1.483
30 NK Olimpija Ljubljana (SVN) 1.474
31 Cliftonville FC (NIR)* 1.449
32 KS Flaumurtari (ALB) 1.274
33 KS Vllaznia (ALB) 1.274
34 JK Trans Narva (EST)* 1.258
35 Olimpik-Şüvälan PFK (AZE)* 1.233
36 FC Irtysh Pavlodar (KAZ) 1.124
37 FC Shakhter Karagandy (KAZ) [CF] 1.124
38 FK Zeta (MNE)* 1.025
39 FC Banants (ARM)* 1.016
40 JK Nõmme Kalju (EST)* 1.008
41 ÍBV Vestmannaeyjar (ISL)* 0.991
42 NSÍ Runavík (FRO)* 0.783
43 Ulisses FC (ARM)* 0.766
44 SP Tre Penne (SMR)* 0.683
45 Neath FC (WAL)* 0.558
46 UN Käerjéng 97 (LUX)* 0.524
47 FC Lusitans (AND)* 0.450
48 UE Santa Coloma (AND)* 0.450
49 ÍF Fuglafjørdur (FRO)* 0.283
50 CS Fola Esch (LUX)* 0.274

*Eliminated

[CW] – cup winners
[CF] – losing cup finalists
[FP] – Fair Play winners

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