UEFA Confirms Arsenal Europa League Q-Final Opponent

uefa europa league draw quarter-final/semi final

Arsenal have been handed their opponent for the quarter-final of the Europa League following their qualification on Thursday night.

The Gunners put in maximum determination as they recorded a 3-0 victory to overturn their 3-1 deficit suffered when they visited France to play Rennes in the first leg.

The Gunners alongside seven other team discovered their fate in Nyon, Switzerland, on Friday. Unai Emery's men will play Napoli.

UEFA Europa League Quarter-Final Draw Result

Napoli vs Arsenal
Villareal vs Valencia
Benfica vs Frankfurt
Slavia Prague vs Chelsea

Europa League Q-Final/Semi Final Draw Arsenal

Going by UEFA regulations already stated here, Arsenal's first leg fixture which should originally have held in Italy will now be at the Emirates because Chelsea's second leg fixture will be at Stamford Bridge. Both teams cannot play at home on the same day and time.

The first leg will hold on April 11th while the reverse fixture comes the following Thursday, 18th April.

UEFA Europa League Semi-Final Draw

Arsenal/Napoli vs Villareal/Valencia
Benfica/Frankfurt vs Slavia Prague/Chelsea

Arsenal reached the semi-final of the competition last season but were sent packing by Atletico Madrid who ended up winning the trophy.

It is another chance for Unai Emery to win it after emerging winner in three consecutive seasons at Sevilla.

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