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    Polish Clubs Face Tough European Challenges After Group Stage Draws

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    The recently concluded group stage draws in Monaco have set the stage for an exciting European football season for Polish clubs, Raków Częstochowa and Legia Warszawa. Both teams find themselves pitted against formidable opponents, promising challenging encounters ahead.

    In their debut appearance in the European group stage, Raków Częstochowa faces a daunting task. The Polish side will contend with Italy’s Atalanta, Portugal’s Sporting CP, and Austria’s Sturm Graz. While the Italians and Portuguese are clear favorites, this presents an exhilarating adventure for the Częstochowa team.

    Group D of the Europa League

    • Raków Częstochowa
    • Atalanta
    • Sporting CP
    • Sturm Graz

    Legia Warszawa, fresh from their qualification for the League of European Conference, also faces a challenging draw. The Warsaw-based team will host Premier League outfit Aston Villa, Dutch side AZ Alkmaar, and Bosnia and Herzegovina’s Zrinjski Mostar. The competition is fierce, with potential difficulties against Aston Villa and AZ Alkmaar.

    Group in the Conference League

    • Legia Warszawa
    • AZ Alkmaar
    • Aston Villa
    • Zrinjski Mostar

    The draws have certainly raised the stakes for Polish football in European competitions. Both Raków Częstochowa and Legia Warszawa will need to summon their best performances to progress and make their mark on the continental stage.

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