With the elimination of Manchester United in the UEFA Champions League group stage, Chelsea and Arsenal are the only teams from England’s Premier League who still have a chance of progressing to knockout play.
Jose Mourinho's men are the favorites going into the final, to be held at the Friends Arena in Stockholm. However, they will be facing the most talented young squad Ajax have produced in years.
Jose Mourinho's United proved too much for a young Ajax team that couldn't break down Manchester's defense. Goals from Paul Pogba and Henrikh Mkhitaryan made the difference, sending United to the Champions League.
Bayern Munich have one foot through the door to the Champions League quarterfinals after having defeated Arsenal 5-1 in the first leg. But they are anything but overconfident as they approach the second leg in London.
English powerhouses Manchester United have been drawn to play Spanish club Celta Vigo in the semifinals of the Europa League. In the other last-four clash, Dutch team Ajax meet Ligue 1 side Lyon.
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