Football: Plzeň hosts Fenergahce in Europa League

Viktoria Plzeň faces Fenerbahce Istanbul in the first leg of Europa League’s round of 16 in Plzeň on Thursday. The hosts, seen as favourites, are looking to extend their nine-game home-winning streak; the Turkish side, meanwhile, will have to do without Portuguese international Raúl Meierles who was banned by UEFA for three games after having been sent off in the competition’s first round. The game starts at 7 PM CET.

Author: Jan Richter