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Burton Albion in European football
Club Burton Albion
First entry 2015–16 UEFA Europa League
Latest entry 2017–18 UEFA Champins League
Titles
Champions League 1
2017
Europa League 1
2016
Super Cup 1
2016

Burton Albion Football Club are an English football club based in Burton upon Trent, England. They first competed in European in the 2015–16 UEFA Europa League despite playing in the third tier of English football, they would go on to win the tournament thus qualify for the following seasons Champions League. They won the 2016–17 Champions League thus becoming the first team to win either the Champions League or its predecessor the European Cup despite not playing in the top flight of their respective league system.

Until the 2017–18 season they were the only team to play European football despite never having played in the top flight of their respective league system.

MatchesEdit

Season Competition Round Opponent Home Away Agg.
2015–16 Europa League 1QR Lusitanos 5–1 2–0 7–1
2QR Birkirkara 3–1 2–1 5–2
3QR Astra Giurgiu 1–0 2–1 3–1
PO AZ Alkmaar 1–0 1–0 2–0
Group L Partizan Belgrade 3–0 1–0
Athletic Bilbao 1–1 2–2
Augsburg 2–1 2–2
R32 Krasnodar 2–0 4–2 6–2
R16 Lazio 3–2 2–2 5–4
QF Villarreal 4–1 1–3 5–4
SF Liverpool 2–0 2–2 4–2
F Sevilla 2–1
2016 Super Cup F Real Madrid 2–3
2016–17 Champions League Group A Paris Saint-Germain 4–2 2–1
Basel 1–0 6–1
Ludogorets 5–0 3–1
R16 FC Porto 4–0 4–2
QF Barcelona 3–1 2–1
SF Monaco 1–0 2–2
F Real Madrid 1–0