Fri 26 August 2022 | 14:44

West Ham and Villarreal find their UEFA Conference League opponents

Conference League was introduced as European football’s new third club competition last season as Roma won their first-ever major UEFA competition thanks to a Nicolò Zaniolo goal against Feyenoord in the Conference League Final in Tirana, Albania last season.

The 10 teams eliminated in the Europa League play-offs will join 22 others who have come through

Europa Conference League

qualifying to debut the new European tournament format as the 32 participating clubs found out about their group stage opponents on Friday.

While the Serie A side


has been drawn in Group A of the tournament with Istanbul Basaksehir, Hearts, and FK RFS,

West Ham

leads Group B with Anderlecht, Silkeborg, and Steaua Bucarest.

Unai Emery's


has tough luck facing competition from Hapoel Beer Sheva, Austria Wien, and

Lech Poznan

in the Group C of the tournament, which is set to kick off next month.


2022/23 UEFA Conference League Groups Draw:

  • Group A:

    Istanbul Basaksehir - Fiorentina - Hearts - RFS

  • Group B:

    West Ham - Steaua Bucarest - Anderlecht - Silkeborg

  • Group C:

    Villarreal - Hapoel Beer Sheva - Austria Wien - Lech Poznan

  • Group D

    : Partizan -Koln - Nice - Slovacko

  • Group E:

    AZ Alkmaar -Apollon Limassol - Vaduz - Dnipo

  • Group F:

    Gent - Molde - Shamrock Rovers - Djurgarden

  • Group G:

    Slavia Praha - Cluj - Sivasspor - Ballkani

  • Group H:

    Basel - Slovan Bratislava - Zalgiris Vilnius - Pyunik



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