Europa League

‘We have to be more ruthless’ – Arteta disappointed as Arsenal held to 1-1 draw with Benfica

Arsenal were held to a 1-1 draw in their Europa League last 32 first leg tie against Benfica in Rome’s Stadio Olimpico. The Gunners enjoyed domination for large spells of the match in the Italian capital, though, despite that, they struggled to regularly test Benfica ‘keeper, Helton. Arsenal had an excellent chance to take the lead …

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Confirmed Arsenal team for Europa League clash with Benfica

The teams are out for tonight’s Europa League clash between Arsenal and Benfica in Rome. Arsenal starting XI: Leno; Bellerin, Luiz, Gabriel, Cedric, Xhaka, Ceballos; Smith Rowe, Odegaard, Saka, Aubameyang Tonight will be the first of two-legs, both of which will be played in neutral stadiums due to different countries travel restrictions, with this evening’s clash being …

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Mikel Arteta provides updates on Thomas Partey, Kieran Tierney and Aubameyang ahead of Benfica tie

The Gunners will be boosted by the return of Tierney for Thursday’s Europa League match Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta has confirmed that Kieran Tierney has travelled with the Gunners squad to Rome ahead of Thursday’s Europa League match against Benfica. Tierney has missed the last five Premier League matches for the Gunners, as well as …

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