Europa Cup draw: Nhamoinesu’s Sparta face Lazio, Man Utd draw Liverpool

Europa Cup draw: Nhamoinesu’s Sparta face Lazio, Man Utd draw Liverpool

Zimbabwean International Costa Nhamoinesu’s AC Sparta Prague has been handed a trick draw against Italian side Lazio.

Sparta beat 4-0 Krasnodar on aggregate to proceed to the last 16.

Liverpool and Manchester United will face each other in European competition for the first time after being drawn together in the last 16 of the Europa League.

United overcame Danish club FC Midtjylland 6-3 on aggregate last night and will play their fierce rivals, who scraped past FC Augsburg courtesy of a James Milner penalty.

Spurs, meanwhile, face the terrifying task of facing Bundesliga giants Borussia Dortmund.

Here’s the draw in full:

Shakhtar Donetsk v Anderlecht

Basel v Sevilla

Villarreal v Leverkusen

Athletic Bilbao v Valencia

Liverpool v Man Utd

Sparta Praha v Lazio

Dortmund v Tottenham

Fenerbahce v Braga

The last-16 ties will be played on 10 and 17 March.

The final takes place at Basel’s St Jakob-Park on Wednesday, 18 May.

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