The draw for the round of 32 of Europa League happened this Monday, 16th of December. The teams in the draw are constituted by 24 teams that came through the two first place in the group stage of the competition. The remaining 8 teams are the 3rd ranked teams that drop from the Champions League.
In the seeded side are the winners of the Europa League group winners: Sevilla, Malmo, Basel, LASK, Celtic, Arsenal, Porto, Espanyol, Gent, Istanbul Başakşehir FK and SC Braga. They are joined by 4 teams that dropped from Champions League: Ajax, Salzburg, Inter Milan and Benfica.
In the unseeded side APOEL, Copenhagen, Getafe, Sporting, Cluj, Frankfurt, Rangers, Ludogorets, Wolfsburg, Roma, Wolverhampton and AZ Alkmaar. As well as another 4 teams that ended in the 3rd place of Champions League groups: Shakhtar Donetsk, Olympiakos, Club Brugge, Bayer Leverkusen.