For Villarreal — a team from a city of about 50,000 people — it's the first major trophy in the 98-year history of the club.
UEFA Europa League
Annual association football competition
The UEFA Europa League is an annual football club competition organised by the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) for eligible European football clubs. It is the second-tier competition of European club football, ranking below the UEFA Champions League and above the UEFA Europa Conference League after being the third-tier competition from 1971 to 1999 before the UEFA Cup Winners' Cup was discontinued. Clubs qualify for the competition based on their performance in their national leagues and cup competitions.
UEFA Europa League media coverage
Thousands of fans have descended on Gdansk for the Europa League final as Manchester United supporters enjoyed their first away day..
An in-depth look at Arsenal's Europa League semi-final against Villarreal, with the Gunners going up against former boss Unai..