Ferencvaros will face AS Monaco FC in UEFA Europa League Group H away match on Thursday, the 15th of September. The match will take place at Stade Louis II stadium in Monaco. Kick-off is at 18.45 CET.
Monaco is one of the most successful clubs in French football, having won eight league titles, five Coupe de France trophies and one Coupe de la Ligue. The club is among the best in European football, and were runners-up in the UEFA Cup Winners' Cup in 1992 and the UEFA Champions League in 2004.
AS Monaco ended the 2021/22 season third, qualifying to the UEFA Champions League qualifications where they were beaten by PSV Eindhoven 3-4 on aggregate. Managed by Philippe Clement, Monaco won the first Europa League match against Crvena Zvezda 1-0. In France's Ligue 1, the team is currently 7th, with 11 points after the first 7 matches. On Sunday, Monaco won their home match against Lyon 2-1.
Ferencvaros coach Stanislav Cherchesov has already managed to beat Monaco once - when Dynamo Moscow won an international friendly against Monaco 1-0 at Stade Louis II on July 10, 2015. That was also Mr. Cherchesov's last match as Dynamo Moscow coach.