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Sign three players in January and we’ll pump Valencia! Celtic fans react to Europa League draw

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will have to overcome if they are to progress to the last 16 of the Europa League.

The hoops will be at home for the first leg of February 14 with Benidorm and other Spanish resorts likely to get an off season boost for the return leg seven days later.

lost out on penalties to in the 2001/02 UEFA Cup, stretching further back the Spanish side were the opponents in the hoops first ever European adventure in 1963.

picked up eight points from their group which consisted of Juventus, and Young Boys of Berne.

Against Jose Mourinho’s side they drew 0-0 in Manchester before winning 2-1 at home last week although their qualification hopes were over with at that stage.

Domestically they are struggling with just three wins in La Liga seeing them down in 14th place after 16 matches with European football unlikely next term.

Between the two matches travel to take on at Rugby Park.

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