Europa League draw dates, fixture schedule and odds for 2022/23 competition

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The Europa League gets a bad rap but it has two things going for it – a banger of an anthem and the prize of a place in the following season’s Champions League.

Eintracht Frankfurt’s players got to hear pre-match tune a lot last term as they went on to lift the trophy and seal a spot in the continent’s premier competition.


A marathon campaign to find out who succeeds the German club as the Europa League winners lies ahead and all roads lead to the Puskas Arena in Budapest, Hungary for this season’s final.

You can find the draw dates and schedule for the Europa League 2022/23 below, otherwise we’ve got the latest fixtures and match odds on

Who are the favourites to win the Europa League 2022/23?

Paddy Power’s top traders have priced up a betting market for the Outright Winner of the Europa League 2022/23 and you can check out the latest prices on our snazzy widgets below.

Arsenal are the favourites to win this season’s Europa League. Yep, you read that correctly, Arsenal are the favourites. The Gunners have bolstered Mikel Arteta’s squad over the summer as they bid to land a European trophy for the first time since 1994.

Arsenal Winner 2022/23

The Premier League’s other representative, Manchester United, are second in the betting as Erik ten Hag attempts to rebuild the Old Trafford club and the goal of Champions League qualification could focus efforts on the Europa League if they slip off the pace in the top-four race.

Man Utd Winner 2022/23

Roma lifted the inaugural Europa Conference League last season to book their spot in the competition and Jose Mourinho’s strengthened his squad with the additions of Paulo Dybala and Georginio Wijnaldum.

Roma Winner 2022/23

When are the Europa League 2022/23 draws?

Group Stage: 26 August 2022
Knockout Round Play-Off: 7 November 2022
Round of 16: 24 February 2023
Quarter-Finals & Semi-Finals: 17 March 2023

What is the Europa League 2022/23 fixture schedule?


Play-Offs: 18 & 25 August 2022

Group Stage

Matchday 1: 8 September 2022
Matchday 2: 15 September 2022
Matchday 3: 6 October 2022
Matchday 4: 13 October 2022
Matchday 5: 27 October 2022
Matchday 6: 3 November 2022

Knockout Stages

Play-Offs: 16 & 23 February
Round of 16: 9 & 16 March 2023
Quarter-Finals: 13 & 20 April 2023
Semi-Finals: 11 & 18 May 2023
Final: 31 May 2023

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