Krasnodar News and Features
Borussia Dortmund ran riot with a 7-2 win over Odd in the UEFA Europa League, while AZ scored twice late on to beat Astra.
José da Rocha Fonte Both Southampton and Borussia Dortmund have work left to do to ensure their place in the UEFA Europa League group stages.
Borussia Dortmund claimed a stunning comeback win as Jay Rodriguez's first Southampton goal in over a year salvaged a draw with Midtjylland.
saint-étienne Supercopa de Espana winners Athletic Bilbao return to UEFA Europa League action in their play-off first leg clash with Zilina.
Borussia Dortmund will have to overcome an Odd test to reach the UEFA Europa League group stages after Friday's play-off draw.
Twenty-nine UEFA Europa League ties were settled on Thursday, completing the list of clubs competing in the play-offs and West Ham will not.
Spots in the UEFA Europa League final qualifying round are up for grabs, with 29 ties set to be decided on Thursday.
Southampton won comfortably, West Ham saw red in another struggle and Sampdoria were humbled in the Europa League qualifiers.
Ronald Koeman Southampton's Ronald Koeman comes up against his former club Vitesse in the UEFA Europa League on Thursday.
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