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.
Antoine Griezmann struck twice as Atletico Madrid powered past Marseille to lift their third Europa League title in nine years.
Atletico Madrid advanced to the Europe League final 2-1 on aggregate after a 1-0 victory over Arsenal at the Wanda Metropolitano on Thursday.
Marseille scored a dramatic extra-time decider against Red Bull Salzburg to earn a Europa League final showdown with Atletico Madrid in Lyon on May 16.
If Arsene Wenger's Arsenal finale is to be a Europa League final in Lyon his side will have to do it the hard way after surrendering a well-deserved lead to draw against 10-man Atletico Madrid in the first leg of their semi-final.
Florian Thauvin put Marseille within touching distance of a place in the UEFA Europa League final with a controversial opener as his side beat Red Bull Salzburg 2-0 at the Stade Velodrome.
Arsenal will face Atletico Madrid later this month in their first appearance in the Europa League semifinals since 2000.
Marseille stunned RB Leipzig 4-2 in a thrilling Europa League quarterfinal second leg at the Orange Velodrome on Thursday evening to secure a 5-3 aggregate victory.
Red Bull Salzburg came from behind to earn a stunning 4-1 victory that secured an unlikely Europa League semifinal berth at the expense of Lazio.
Arsenal edged into the semifinals of the Europa League, but only after surviving a major scare as CSKA Moscow threatened a memorable comeback.
Atletico Madrid overcame a scare to see off the challenge of a fired-up Sporting Lisbon and book their place in the semifinals of the Europa League.
Aaron Ramsey and Alexandre Lacazette each scored twice as Mesut Ozil put on a Europa League masterclass to overwhelm CSKA Moscow and all but book Arsenal's place in the semifinals.
Timo Werner pounced in first-half injury time as RB Leipzig edged the first leg of their quarter-final against Marseille.
Two goals in two second-half minutes helped Lazio beat Salzburg 4-2 and take control of their Europa League quarter-final.
Koke scored after 23 seconds to set Atletico Madrid on their way to a routine 2-0 win over Sporting Lisbon in the first leg of their Europa League quarterfinal.
Arsenal will play Russian club CSKA Moscow in the quarterfinals as they look to win the Europa League for the first time and seal a place in next season's Champions League.
Danny Welbeck scored twice against AC Milan to toast his England recall by sending Arsenal into the last eight of the Europa League.
Fernando Torres scored twice as Europa League favourites Atletico Madrid hammered Lokomotiv Moscow 5-1 in Russia to advance to the quarterfinal stage.
Valon Berisha scored twice as Salzburg earned a 2-1 win away to Borussia Dortmund in the first leg of their Europa League round-of-16 tie on Thursday.
Arsenal eased to victory over AC Milan to move towards a place in the quarterfinals of the Europa League and end a run of four consecutive defeats in the process.
Atletico Madrid grabbed a sizable advantage over Lokomotiv Moscow by earning a 3-0 victory in the first leg of their Europa League round-of-16 clash on Thursday.
Celtic crashed out of the Europa League in calamitous style with a 3-0 defeat to Zenit St Petersburg in Russia.
Kevin Gameiro scored Atletico Madrid's only goal as a 1-0 win over Copenhagen was enough to advance from the Europa League round of 32 on the back of a big victory last week.
Serie A leaders Napoli were knocked out on away goals despite a 2-0 win away to RB Leipzig on Thursday.
Arsenal survived a major scare to secure their spot in the last 16 of the Europa League despite suffering an embarrassing 2-1 home defeat to Ostersund.
Borussia Dortmund made nervous work of their Europa League second leg against Atalanta in a 1-1 draw that saw the Bundesliga side reach the round of 16 courtesy of a 4-3 aggregate final.
Italian leaders Napoli suffered a surprise 3-1 home defeat at the hands of RB Leipzig as Timo Werner scored twice.
Celtic defeated Zenit St Petersburg 1-0 at Hampden Park in the first leg of their Europa League.
Michy Batshuayi scored twice, including a late winner, to rally Borussia Dortmund to a 3-2 win over Atalanta in their opening game of the Europe League knockout stage.
Arsenal made light work of sub-zero temperatures and an artificial pitch to secure a comfortable Europa League victory over Ostersunds.
Patrick Cutrone scored a glancing header and earned a penalty converted by Ricardo Rodriguez as Milan conquered Ludogorets 3-0 in Bulgaria.