Manchester United will face Spanish side Celta Vigo in the semi-finals of the 2016/2017 UEFA Europa League.

The draw was held on Friday in Nyon, Switzerland on Friday.

The other semifinal will see Ajax battle Olympique Lyon for a place in the final of the competition.

Ajax reached the semi-finals of a European competition for the first time since 1996/97 defeating Schalke 04 3-3 on an away goal rule Thursday night.

Celta Vigo will host Manchester United in the first leg at the Estadio Municipal de BalaĆ­dos while Lyon will travel to the Amsterdam Arena for the first leg clash.

The semi-finals first legs will be played on the 4th of May with the second legs billed for 11th of May 2017.

A new winner will emerge this year after Sevilla won the competition thrice in successive seasons.

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