Tottenham Hotspur find out today who they are drawn against in last 32 and the last 16 of the Europa League
9:38am Thursday 20th December 2012 in Latest Football News
Tottenham will find out today who they face in the last 32 and last 16 rounds of the Europa League.
Spurs qualified as runners-up from their group meaning they join a pot of unseeded teams which includes the sides that enter the knockout stages from the Champions League.
Tottenham will be drawn against a seeded team in the last 32 but cannot face either an English team or a team from their group.
The draw for the last 16 will also be made but all restrictions are then lifted meaning Spurs boss Andre Villas-Boas could face his old employers Chelsea were Tottenham to progress.
Teams Spurs could face in the last 32:
FC Viktoria Plzen, Fenerbahce, Bordeaux, Steaua Bucureti, Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk, Genk, Rubin Kazan, Lyon, Metalist Kharkiv, Hannover 96, Cluj, Olympiacos, Benfica.
Teams to avoid in the last 16:
Atletico Madrid, Napoli, Inter Milan, Ajax, Chelsea
All teams left in the competition:
Liverpool, Viktoria Plzen, Fenerbahce, Bordeaux, Steaua Bucharest, Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk, Genk, Rubin Kazan, Olympique Lyonnais, Lazio, Metalist Kharkiv, Hannover 96, Chelsea, CFR Cluj, Olympiacos, Benfica,
Anzhi Makhachkala, Atletico Madrid, Borussia Monchengladbach, Newcastle United , VfB Stuttgart, Napoli, FC Basel, Inter Milan, Sparta Prague, Tottenham Hotspur, Bayer Leverkusen, Levante, Dynamo Kyiv, Zenit St Petersburg, Ajax, BATE Borisov.