Aberdeen could face Maribor or Levski Sofia in Europa League

Aberdeen will face Maribor or Levski Sofia in the next round of Europa League qualifying, barring a second leg collapse against Ventspils.

Aberdeen dismantled their Latvian opponents at Pittodrie last night. Picture: PA
Aberdeen dismantled their Latvian opponents at Pittodrie last night. Picture: PA

Derek McInnes’ side lead 3-0 from the first leg against and are heavy favourites to advance when they travel to Latvia for the second leg next Thursday.

If they can finish off the tie they will advance to the third qualifying round where they’ll either meet Slovenian side Maribor, who’ve eliminated Hibs, Celtic and Rangers from Europe in recent years, or Bulgarian outfit Levski Sofia.

The first leg takes place on 28 July, with the return fixture coming exactly one week later.

Read More

Read More
Rumour Mill: Sheffield Wednesday eye Mulgrew | Neil Lennon slams ref | Dodoo clo...

Advertisement

Hide Ad

DOWNLOAD THE SCOTSMAN APP ON ITUNES OR GOOGLE PLAY