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Rossoneri Round Up for Aug 31: AC Milan Set To Find Out First Europa League Opponent Today

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Summary of Milan’s news for the day and links.

In this photo illustration a UEFA Europa League logo seen... Photo Illustration by Rafael Henrique/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images

The UEFA Europa League draw for the second qualifying round will take place at 13:00 CEST today. AC Milan are set to find out their first opponent in the preliminary rounds of competition whom they will face in just over two weeks time. There are three possible opponents for Milan:

  • Hibernians from Malta - 3rd place in the Maltese Premier League.
  • Shamrock Rovers from Republic of Ireland - 2nd in the League of Ireland last season.
  • FK Bodø-Glimt from Norway - 2nd in the Eliteserien last season.

Milan have to play the second qualifying round, third qualifying round and the play-off round to make it to the group stages of the competition.

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