AZ meet Valencia in Europa League quarter-finals
Published on 16 maart 12, 00:00
AZ will meet Valencia CF in the UEFA Europa League quarter-finals after Friday's draw in Nyon. AZ will play the first leg at home on Thursday 29 March, with a 21.05 kick-off, and the return leg in Spain is scheduled to take place on Thursday, 5 April, with a 21.05 kick-off.
Valencia reached the last eight after an 5-3 aggregate win over PSV.
The AZ v Valencia winners will face Atlético Madrid or Hannover96 in the semi-finals. AZ or Valencia will first play away from home. The semi-final ties take place on Thursday 19 April and Thursday 26 April.
This seasons Europa League final is at the National Arena, Bucharest, on Wednesday 9 May.
Quarter final draws
AZ - Valencia
Schalke 04 - Athletic Bilbao
Sporting Lisbon - Metalist Kharkiv
Atlético Madrid - Hannover 96
Semi final draws
Atlético Madrid/Hannover 96 - AZ/Valencia
Sporting Lisbon/Metalist Kharkiv - Schalke 04/Athletic Bilbao