UEFA Champions League, Europa League draw: West Ham, Celtic find out opponents


Premier League side West Ham United will being their Europa League adventure on July 2, and now they know their opponents.

The draws for the first and second qualifying round of the UEFA Champions League and Europa League were made on Monday in Nyon, Switzerland, with the Hammers drawn against Andorran side FC Lusitanos who play in a stadium that holds just 1,000 supporters.

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New West Ham boss Slaven Bilic will take his side to Andorra for the first leg before welcoming Lusitanos to the Boleyn Ground for the return match on July 9 but the two legs could be switched due to another Andorran outfit, Sant Julia, also being scheduled to play at home in the first leg. The Hammers were awarded a spot in the Europa League via the 2014-15 Fair Play rankings but will have to make it through four rounds of…

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