Tough test for Toffees as Everton prepare to travel to France, Germany and Russia
Everton Europa League Draw: Blues To Face Lille OSC, Vfl Wolfsburg and FC Krasnodar
Everton will take on Lille OSC, Vfl Wolfsburg and FC Krasnodar in Group H of the 2014/15 Europa League.
The Blues learned their fate this afternoon in Monaco as Youri Djorkaeff and Jerzy Dudek made the draw in front of representatives of the 48 clubs who will compete for a place in the final in May next year.
Roberto Martinez and his Everton team will open their account at Goodison Park against Bundesliga outfit Wolfsburg on Thursday, September 18 (KO 8:05 pm).
The Blues first away tie will be the long journey to South Russia to face little known FC Krasnodar on Thursday, October 2 (KO 6 pm).
On Thursday, October 23 (KO 6 pm) Martinez’s Everton will write another chapter in the illustrious history of the club by facing a French team in a European competition for the first time.
Let the scramble for flights, hotels and match tickets begin!