Arsenal and Atlético Madrid will meet up with competitively for the initially time in the semi-finals of the UEFA Europa League
The Europa League semifinal matchups as Arsenal get on Atletico Madrid and Marseille square off with Red Bull Salzburg.
Arsenal defender, Shkodran Mustafi has stated that the meeting that the players decided to hold after a series of consecutive defeats was instrumental in bringing some positivity and belief back into the squad.
Inexperienced Gattuso prepared to compound Wenger’s woes Milan Manager, Gennaro Gattuso who described himself as inexperienced as compared to veteran Arsenal Manager, Arsene Wenger believes that his side can cause more trouble for the gunners. The former Milan midfielder had been with the side’s youth team since retiring from top-flight football. He was however called
Arsenal cruise to victory against Huddersfiield Rooney scores hat-trick for eliminated Everton Marseille and Nice win away in Ligue 1 Athletic and Real Sociedad eliminated from Copa del Rey Matchday six fixtures: 7 December Who is through, who can join them: permutations PICK YOUR TEAM OF THE YEAR 2017 Group A Villarreal 3-1 Ponderradina (Thursday,
Despite surrendering their unbeaten Group H record on matchday five, Arsenal were confirmed as section winners that evening. • The Gunners were beaten 1-0 at Köln last time out and complete their European autumn programme with a home fixture against a BATE Borisov side who can only join them in the round of 32 if
Marseille have qualification in their hands as they bid to join Group I winners Salzburg in the next round. • The French side will be through to the knockout phase if they avoid defeat; they can still qualify if they lose, but only if the other group fixture between Vitória SC and Konyaspor is drawn.
Hapoel Beer-Sheva, the bottom-placed club in Group G, take on Viktoria Plzeň in Israel knowing that this will be their last European outing of the season. • Plzeň are through to the next round and will overhaul FCSB and take top spot if they win and the Romanian side fail to do likewise at home
With qualification for the round of 32 sealed after matchday four, FCSB will be eyeing top spot in Group G as they entertain a Lugano side that can no longer make it beyond the group stage. • The Romanian team need a win to gurantee going through as group winners, although any result will do
There is all to play for in Belgrade as Crvena Zvezda host Köln in a winner-takes-all Group H showdown. • The two clubs are locked on six points apiece – four behind group winners Arsenal – and victory for either team will secure their qualification as runners-up. If the match is drawn, Crvena Zvezda will finish above