MANCHESTER, England — Everton and Napoli were among five teams to qualify for the knockout stage of the Europa League after the fifth round of group games on Thursday.
Everton secured first place in Group H with a game to spare by beating Wolfsburg 2-0 away through goals by Belgium internationals Romelu Lukaku and Kevin Mirallas.
Napoli's 0-0 draw at Sparta Prague ensured the Italian team cannot be denied a top-two finish in Group I.
Ukrainian side Dynamo Kiev beat Rio Ave 2-0 to ensure progress from Group J, Feyenoord won by the same score at home to defending champion Sevilla and will advance from Group G, while Trabzonspor won to qualify from Group L.
Former champions Inter Milan and Tottenham are among the teams who can qualify in the late games.