1 - The last time the team that scored first didn't win the UEFA Cup/Europa League final was Sporting in 2004/05. Pressure. 5 minutes ago

4 - This will be Sevilla’s 4th appearance in a UEFA Cup/Europa League final, having won the previous three (05/06, 06/07, 13/14). Regulars. 49 minutes ago

11 - The 22 starting players in the #UEFAEuropaLeague final are from 11 different countries. International. #DniproSevilla @EuropaLeague 55 minutes ago

1 - Dnipro are the third Ukrainian side to reach a major European final, after Dynamo Kiev and Shakhtar Donetsk. Prestige. 1 hours ago

0 - West Ham have failed to score in any of their last four European games. Challenge. 26 May

5 - Tottenham have finished above Liverpool in the Premier League in five of the last six seasons. Powershift. 26 May

16 - Only two Championship keepers (Konstantapoulos 21, Westwood 17) kept more clean sheets than Artur Boruc this season (16). Rewarded. 26 May

74 - @MrAncelotti has won 74% of his games with @realmadriden, his best average as manager. Ciao http://t.co/c0EjcBWfzL 25 May

6 - The side finishing in third place in the Championship has won promotion via the play-offs in six of the last 10 seasons. Edge. 25 May

1 - Norwich have been promoted to the Premier League via the play-offs for the first time. Celebrations. 25 May

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