When is the Europa League draw for the last 16? Time, date and where to watch the draw

October 18, 2020 0 Comments

first_imgAdvertisement Comment Phil HaighThursday 21 Feb 2019 4:59 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link The draw takes place on Friday (Picture: Getty Images)The Europa League round of 32 comes to an end on Thursday night and we will know the identities of the last 16 teams left in the competition.The draw for the next stage of the huge tournament takes place on Friday, with Arsenal, Chelsea and Celtic all hoping to be involved.Rio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starSevilla are the first side to book their spot in the next stage after their victory over Lazio over two legs.They played their second leg on Wednesday night because their city rivals Real Betis also have a home leg, which they will play on Thursday against Rennes.ADVERTISEMENT Who will lift the trophy this year? (Picture: AFP/Getty Images)When is the draw for the last 16?The draw will be held the day after the round of 32 is completed – Friday 22 February at midday.AdvertisementAdvertisementWhere to watch the Europa League drawIt will be shown live on BT Sport 3, which you can stream on BT Sport Player or on the BT Sport app if you have a subscription.When are the last 16 fixtures played?The last 16 matches will be played on 7 and 14 March.Qualified teamsSevillaMORE: Jurgen Klopp praises Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s start as caretaker Manchester United managerMORE: Barcelona make Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford their ‘dream’ transfer When is the Europa League draw for the last 16? Time, date and where to watch the draw Advertisementlast_img read more

Ethiopian graced Africas first Airbus A350 by breaking Guinness World

August 17, 2019 0 Comments

first_imgEthiopian graced Africa’s first Airbus A350 by breaking Guinness World RecordEthiopian graced Africa’s first Airbus A350 by breaking Guinness World RecordHere is another remarkable event at Ethiopian; the fastest growing and the leading pan-African Airline has broken a Guinness World Record for making the largest ever human image of an Airplane on June 29, 2016.The event was part of Africa’s first Airbus A350 XWB delivery and 350 Ethiopian Employees have gathered at Ethiopian Maintenance hangar to create an image of the actual A350 aircraft which clearly represents an airplane consisting of a body, two wings, two engines and fins.The event was organized in collaboration with Airbus and a team of adjudicators from  World Guinness Records have thoroughly checked the final shape from the air and a photograph displaying the arrangement was submitted. They also measured the number of participants, which is the largest number of participants in the world.Ethiopian Airlines Group CEO Ato Tewolde GebreMariam stated on the occasion, “The year 2016 has been truly exciting at Ethiopian. Along with our 70th year anniversary celebration, we received Africa’s first A350 XWB aircraft, which is our first Airbus airplane in our fleet and another significant milestone in the history of African Aviation industry. Today we are very pleased to magnify our reception ceremony with this interesting event of making the image of Africa’s first Airbus A350 XWB and registering our name in the Guinness World Records which has made this historic occasion even more special and colorful. Hence, we are celebrating being the first operator of Airbus A350 in Africa and the first  in the world in its image forming. At last, I would like to thank all my colleagues and partners who made this arrangement a resounding success.”Ethiopian Airlines has been a pioneer in Aviation technology leadership, from the jet-age in the 1960’s, its history tells of many proud firsts on the continent including introduction of this latest technology Aircraft, the Airbus A350 XWB, dubbed the “Semien Mountain”. Ethiopian AirlinesSource = Ethiopian Airlineslast_img read more