In the first round of play-off 2013/2014 edition of the Europa League, the stadium Chance Arena, Jablonec play a historic game against Betis in Spanish. It is the first Czech band the chance to play in a European competition groups.
Occupying the 4th place in the previous edition of the national championship, Jablonec participate in this edition of the Europa League Cup winner from the position of the Czech Republic. With a lot modest, based almost exclusively on domestic players, “garnished” with only 3 foreigners (Brazilian Rossi, Serbian Vukadinovic and Bosnian Crnkic) and a young coach (Roman Skuhravý), Czechs try to strike the difficult confrontation with Spaniards Sevilla.
In the national championship after 5 rounds Jablonec occupies 5th place with 8 points. In the final stage of their match last class, Znojmo, was concluded with a very odd result: 5-5.
Betis European debut this season after a promising start in the Spanish league. He played in the game surprisingly brave and put Real Madrid in a match many problems which led by Molina’s goal in minute 14. Final score was 2-1 for Real Madrid win the work, obtained in minutes 86.
In racing break the Spanish group has undergone many changes, many players leaving, and many others arriving to the team. Andersen, Juanfran, Xavi Torres, Verdu, Jordi, Cedrick will put shoulder this season to getting results than the previous ones.
Great absent from this important game, coach Pepe Mel informed of, are Ruben Castro and Reyes. They have made movement in the Czech Republic, as well as Didac Vila and Nono.