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The hangover from its surprise elimination of Manchester United is threatening to jeopardize Nike Mercurial Vapor Superfly Athletic Bilbao’s hopes of winning the Europa League ahead of the Spanish club’s visit to Schalke in the first leg of the quarterfinals on Thursday.
Athletic attracted comparisons with the mighty Barcelona by producing two legs of mesmerizing football to Best Football Boots oust the favorites in the last 16, but hasn’t won in four La Liga games since.
Schalke, the competition winner in 1996 and in fine form in the Bundesliga, will look to Mercurial Vapor Superfly take full advantage in one of two quarterfinals between Spanish and German teams.
“They are a very good unit and when their attack starts rolling, it’s difficult for any team to stop Bilbao,” said Sergio Escudero, one of Nike Mercurial three Spaniards in Schalke’s squad.