UEFA Europa League Seeding
2016 / 2017

2017/2 018 >><< 2015/2016

This page shows UEFA Europa League seeding in season 2016 / 2017. All informations published at this page (format, coefficients, places allocation, etc.) are based on UEFA's official regulations.

Format: Europa League format
Source of seeding: Club Ranking 2015 / 2016
Source of places allocation: Access List for 2016 / 2017
List of teams: Season Review 2016 / 2017
Results of draw:
Draw results

Moves in seeding of clubs

Changes in seeding of listed clubs may happen from following reasons (this page is updated regularly, after any change):
1. Listed seeded club is eliminated = all clubs with lower coefficient are moved up in seeding for the draw of following rounds (there are exceptions in 2nd Q and 3rd Q rounds, more info below).
2. Seeded club in
Champions League 3rd Q round (or 4th Q round) is eliminated = all clubs with lower coefficient in Europa League are moved down in seeding for the draw of 4th Q round (or Group stage).
3. Listed club is banned, or didn't obtain license for playing european cups (but given club will be listed at this page until fail of its final appeal in its country).
4. UEFA uses different coefficient of listed club due their mistake in counting (that few times happened).

Seeding

* Club starts in 1st Q round                    2. (3., 4., etc.) Domestic league position of club
** Club starts in 2nd Q round                    C Winner of domestic cup
*** Club starts in 3rd Q round                    C2 Winner of domestic league cup (only in Eng and Fra)
**** Club starts in 4th Q round                    Club in bold Already qualified club for given round
ˇˇˇ Eliminated club in CL Q3 and moved to EL Q4   Coefficient in green Coefficient may grow up (one of clubs from given country is still playing CL/EL 15/16)
ˇˇˇˇ Eliminated club in CL Q4 and moved to EL GS   Coefficient in black Final coefficient (all clubs from given country are eliminated from CL/EL 15/16)