Following today’s Europa League draw, Newcastle United were drawn against Potuguese, Belgian and French opposition.

UEFA have just released the dates and timings for all six group fixtures so let’s get ready for more European adventures (all timings are UK – add an hour for CET).

CS Maritimo v Newcastle United 20th September 6pm

Newcastle United v Bordeaux 4th October 8.05pm

Newcastle United v Brugge 25th October 8.05pm

Brugge v Newcastle United 8th November 6pm

Newcastle United v CS Maritimo 22nd November 8.05pm

Bordeaux v Newcastle United 6th December 6pm

(***Despite very few tickets left for Villa at the ticket office thanks to VIAGOGO you can still buy some of the best tickets in the house if you’re quick. VIAGOGO allow season ticket holders to put up tickets for sale that they cannot use and other fans can then buy them, click here for more details. Similarly if you’ve just found out you can’t use your season ticket on Sunday, go to VIAGOGO and get it sold! Remember you can also plan well ahead for future home matches whether you need to sell your season ticket for an individual match, or buy some of the best tickets in the ground)