Hapoel Tel Aviv to face Parma in UEFA cup last sixteen
Hapoel Tel Aviv is to face the Italian team Parma in the last sixteen of the UEFA cup, following the draw that took place at FIFA headquarters in Switzerland Wednesday. The first match is to take place in Tel Aviv on February 21, with the return game in Parma the following week.
If Hapoel get through to the quarter finals they will face the winners of the AC Milan, Roda JC Kerkrade match.
Hapoel will fancy their chances of a third consecutive upset, as Parma are currently struggling in the Italian Seie A in sixteenth place.
Hapoel have already beaten English giants Chelsea and recorded an impressive win over Lokomotiv Moscow in arctic conditions.
Immediately following the draw, a second draw was held for the quarter finals.
The full draw
AC Milan (Italy) v Roda JC Kerkrade (Netherlands) Lille (France) v Borussia Dortmund (Germany) Valencia (Spain) v Servette (Switzerland) PSV Eindhoven (Netherlands) v Leeds United (England) Olympique Lyon (France) v Slovan Liberec (Czech Republic) Hapoel Tel-Aviv (Israel) v Parma (Italy) Inter Milan (Italy) v AEK Athens (Greece) Rangers (Scotland) v Feyenoord (Netherlands)
Quarter-finals Hapoel Tel Aviv or Parma v AC Milan or Roda JC Kerkrade Inter Milan or AEK Athens v Valencia or Servette PSV Eindhoven or Leeds United v Rangers or Feyenoord Olympique Lyon or Slovan Liberec v Lille or Borussia Dortmund