5 Europa League picks from Thursday's matches
AC Milan and Arsenal should both make it six points from six, plus more in our latest accumulator.
Arsenal to beat BATE Borisov –
Arsenal made a winning start in the Europa League with a 3-1 victory over struggling Cologne.
Since that match, the Gunners picked up an impressive point at Chelsea and beat both Doncaster and West Brom.
BATE were held at Red Star Belgrade in their opening match and have won just two group games out of 13 in European competition.
Nice to beat Vitesse –
Nice have have won three and drawn one of their last four matches, including the 4-0 win over Monaco and 5-1 victory at Zulte Waregem in their opening group game.
Vitesse began their Group K campaign with a home defeat to Lazio and have now lost six out of seven in Europe.
AC Milan to beat Rijeka –
This one picks itself.
AC Milan won 5-1 at Austria Vienna on matchday one and hammered Shkendija 7-0 on aggregate in qualifying.
The Rossoneri have also won four out of four at the Giuseppe Meazza and should easily beat a side winless in their last six Europa League matches.
Braga to beat Istanbul Basaksehir –
Braga picked up an impressive three points away to Hoffenheim to kick off their Europa League campaign and have won back-to-back games since.
The Portuguese side have also won four home games out of five this season and should notch another.
Istanbul Basaksehir could only draw at home to Ludogorets and are winless in three.
Maccabi Tel Aviv to beat Villarreal –
Villarreal are going through a tough time at the moment.
The Yellow Submarine sacked manager Fran Escriba after a 4-0 defeat to Getafe at the weekend, their third loss in four away games.
Maccabi Tel Aviv are unbeaten in their last six Europa League games at home, while they have lost just once in nine at their own ground this season.