Tottenham draw Tbilisi in Europa League play-offs

Europa League 2013-14 play-offs draw

Tottenham will face Dinamo Tbilisi in the play-off round of the UEFA Europa League.

Spurs will travel to Tbilisi for the first leg on Thursday, 22 August. The return at White Hart Lane will be played on Thursday, 29 August.

Dinamo Tbilisi, that won the double in Georgia last season, beat EB/Streymur in the second qualifying round of the Champions League but crashed out against Steaua Bucharest (3-1 on aggregate) in the third qualifying round.

It’s not the first time these two teams meet in Europe.¬†Spurs beat Tbilisi 6-2 on aggregate in the third round of the 1973/74 UEFA Cup.

If Spurs advance, they will join the ten losing sides from the UEFA Champions League play-offs in the group stage. The first game of the group stage of the UEFA Europa League will be played on Thursday, 19 September. The draw for the group stage will take place on Friday, 30 August in Monaco.

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