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Budapest – AS Roma and Sevilla football players will compete for the Europa League trophy in Budapest today. The Romans can complete an unusual double and follow up on last year's triumph in the premier year of the European Conference League. The Spanish team will want to confirm the position of the most successful team in the history of the competition. The final duel will start in the Puskás Arena at 21:00 CET.
AS Roma scored only one goal in the semi-final double-header against Leverkusen, and even in the second season under the leadership of José Mourinho, they reached the grand final. The famous Portuguese is waiting for his sixth fight for the trophy in one of the three European cups, he has not yet lost in the final duel. With Porto, he won the UEFA Cup and the Champions League at the time, and also succeeded in the millionaire competition with Inter Milan. With Manchester United, he dominated the Europa League and last year he triumphed with the current club in the European Conference League.
The Sevilla footballers are also final specialists. The Andalusian team, like Mourinho, is 100 percent in the final duels and with a fifth triumph in the competition they can even improve their own record. In addition, he also won the UEFA Cup, the predecessor of the Europa League, twice.