Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp is confident he has fulfilled his promise to make doubters believers ahead of the Europa League final against Sevilla.
Liverpool reached their first European final for nine years with a comprehensive 3-0 win over a 10-man Villarreal side who lost their heads in the red-hot cauldron of Anfield.
Kevin Gameiro scored twice as Sevilla once again saved their best form for the Europa League and stormed into their third straight final with a 3-1 second-leg win over Shakhtar Donetsk.
Villarreal beat Liverpool 1-0 in the first leg of their Europa League semifinal at El Madrigal through an injury time Adrian Lopez goal.
Sevilla stayed on course for a third straight Europa League title by claiming a 2-2 draw against Shakhtar Donetsk in Ukraine in the first leg of their semifinal.
Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool will take on Villarreal for a place in the final of the Europa League.
Sevilla remain on course for a third successive Europa League title after securing a dramatic 5-4 penalty shootout victory over Athletic Bilbao in the quarterfinals at the Estadio Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan.
Cedric Bakambu scored twice as Villarreal glided to a 4-2 win at Sparta Prague to advance 6-3 on aggregate.
Captain Darijo Srna toasted breaking Shakhtar Donetsk's all-time appearance record by blasting the penalty that sent the Ukrainians into the Europa League semi-finals.
Liverpool incredibly stormed into the Europa League semifinals 5-4 on aggregate after an improbable 4-3 defeat of Borussia Dortmund in their second leg tie on Thursday at Anfield.
Substitute Vicente Iborra struck seven minutes from time to keep Sevilla on course for a third straight UEFA Europa League title after a 2-1 win at Athletic Bilbao.
Liverpool striker Divock Origi fully justified his manager's faith with a vital away goal against Borussia Dortmund and a 1-1 draw on Jurgen Klopp's homecoming that kept everyone happy.
Shakhtar Donetsk soaked up pressure from Braga and then scored in either half to take a 2-1 away win in the first leg of their Europa League quarterfinal.
The in-form Cedric Bakambu scored twice as Villarreal took a 2-1 first-leg lead in their Europa League quarterfinal against Sparta Prague.
Liverpool will face Borussia Dortmund in the Europa League quarterfinals in a clash that sees Jurgen Klopp come up against his former club.
Philippe Coutinho's moment of brilliance extinguished Manchester United's faint hopes and saw Liverpool through to the Europa League quarter-finals.
Tottenham were left to focus fully on their Premier League title challenge as Mauricio Pochettino's side bowed of the Europa League last 16 following a 2-1 defeat to Borussia Dortmund.
Villarreal shut out Bayer Leverkusen to book their place in the quarterfinals of the Europa League.
Aritz Aduriz struck late on as Athletic Bilbao edged past Gary Neville's Valencia on away goals to reach the Europa League quarterfinals.
Sparta Prague produced a brilliant first-half performance to thrash Lazio 3-0 and advance to the quarterfinals of the Europa League on Thursday.
Europa League holders Sevilla coasted into the quarterfinals with a 3-0 win over Basel at Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan Stadium.
Liverpool drew first blood against Manchester United with a 2-0 win at Anfield in the first leg of their Europa League last-16 clash.
Tottenham were given a lesson in the demands of top-level European football as Borussia Dortmund blew Mauricio Pochettino's men away with an emphatic 3-0 victory in the Europa League last 16.
Cedric Bakambu scored in either half to give Villarreal a 2-0 victory over Bayer Leverkusen and leave them in charge of their Europa League last-16 tie.
Sparta Prague and Lazio could not be split in a 1-1 draw in the first leg of their Europa League last-16 clash.
Shakhtar Donetsk kept their Europa League dreams alive with a 3-1 win over Anderlecht in the last-16 clash on Thursday evening.
Marcus Rashford was the unlikely hero in Manchester United's make-or-break clash with FC Midtjylland, marking an unexpected debut with a dream brace that saw Louis van Gaal's men through a tricky Europa League tie.
Tomas Pina's fortuitous second-half goal saw favourites Napoli crash out of the Europa League after a 1-1 draw against Villarreal.
Tottenham proved themselves capable of coping without Harry Kane as they sailed into the last 16 of the Europa League with a 3-0 win over Fiorentina.
Liverpool scraped past Augsburg and into the last 16 of the Europa League after a nervy 1-0 win at Anfield.
Arsenal have been drawn against Swedish club Ostersunds FK in the Europa League round of 32, while Atletico Madrid take on Copenhagen.
Ademola Lookman's brace ensured a youthful Everton side did not miss Sam Allardyce's presence in Cyprus as they finished their woeful Europa League campaign with a victory.
AC Milan concluded their Europa League group stage with a 2-0 defeat at Croatian club Rijeka on Thursday.
Arsenal cruised to victory over BATE Borisov in their final Europa League group game as Arsene Wenger's fringe players made another case for Premier League involvement.
AC Milan booked their place in the Europa League's final 32 with a 5-1 win over Austria Vienna on Thursday night.
Arsenal failed to get the point they needed to guarantee topping Europa League Group H as Cologne beat them 1-0 in Germany -- but they finished first anyway as Red Star Belgrade and BATE Borisov drew 0-0.
Everton's season, like their search for a manager, continues to drift as an insipid display brought a 5-1 home Europa League home thrashing by Atalanta.
AC Milan were made to wait for confirmed qualification from the Europa League group stage after being held to a 0-0 draw in a mediocre game at AEK Athens.
Arsenal qualified from the Europa League group stage despite being held to a 0-0 home draw by Red Star Belgrade, with rivals BATE Borisov being thrashed 5-2 in Cologne.
Managerless Everton crashed out of the Europa League with two Group E games left to play as they were beaten 3-0 at Lyon.
Mario Balotelli gave Nice an early lead but it was not enough to prevent Lazio from emerging convincing 3-1 winners at the Stade de Nice.
Everton boss Ronald Koeman was forced to endure more disappointment as Lyon consigned his side to an ill-tempered defeat and more Europa League misery.
Olivier Giroud scored a stunning winner as a much-changed Arsenal side saw off 10-man Red Star Belgrade in their Europa League clash.
Theo Walcott scored twice and Olivier Giroud notched his 100th Arsenal goal as the Londoners secured a second successive Europa League win, triumphing 4-2 at BATE Borisov.
AC Milan lost a 2-0 lead at the San Siro but found an injury time goal to earn a 3-2 win over Croatian champions Rijeka in the Europa League.
Everton's poor start in the Europa League continued as they were held to a 2-2 draw at Goodison Park by Cypriot outfit Apollon Limassol, who finished the game with 10 men.
Arsenal came from behind to beat Cologne in their delayed Europa League opener against a backdrop of crowd trouble at the Emirates Stadium.
Everton produced another hugely disappointing display as they were beaten 3-0 by Atalanta in their Europa League Group E opener in Reggio Emilia.
Andre Silva scored a hat trick as AC Milan eased to a 5-1 victory over Austria Vienna in their Europa League group-stage opener.
Arsenal have been drawn alongside BATE Borisov, Cologne and Red Star Belgrade in the Europa League group stage.
AC Milan eased into the Europa League group stage with a 1-0 win over Shkendija on Thursday, though the result was in little doubt after the Rossoneri won the first leg 6-0 a week ago.
Gylfi Sigurdsson marked his first Everton start with a spectacular goal to help put Ronald Koeman's side into the group stages of the Europa League after a 1-1 away draw with Hajduk Split.
Everton play Croatian side Hajduk Split in the Europa League playoff round, while AC Milan have been drawn against Macedonian side Shkendija.
AC Milan are through to the Europa League playoff round after beating Universitatea Craiova 3-0 on aggregate following a 2-0 second-leg win in the third qualifying round on Thursday.
Dominic Calvert-Lewin's calm finish kept Everton's bid for Europa League qualification on course as Ronald Koeman's men edged MFK Ruzomberok 1-0 in Slovakia.
AC Milan's offseason spending spree paid a quick dividend when new signing Ricardo Rodriguez scored in a 1-0 win at CSU Craiova.
Wayne Rooney's Everton return threatened to turn into embarrassment before captain Leighton Baines struck to give his side a slender first-leg lead in their Europa League third qualifying round clash with Ruzemberok.
Ajax manager Peter Bosz was left unimpressed by Jose Mourinho's Manchester United in the wake of the Premier League side's 2-0 Europa League final triumph on Wednesday, though he admitted his side were deserved losers on the night.
Ander Herrera has admitted it was difficult for the Manchester United players to train in the build up to the Europa League final after the terrorist attack that devastated Manchester on Monday.
Jose Mourinho has labelled Manchester United's Europa League triumph as "the most important trophy" of his career, while adding he was happy to call time on a season that was perhaps his most difficult as a manager.