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Europa League draw: Find out the teams Arsenal could face

PUBLISHED: 10:19 23 February 2018 | UPDATED: 10:28 23 February 2018

Find out who Arsenal will face in the Europa League. Credit Arsenal FC/UEFA

Find out who Arsenal will face in the Europa League. Credit Arsenal FC/UEFA

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The draw for the last 16 of the Europa League takes place at midday on Friday at UEFA headquarters in Nyon. Find out the teams Arsenal could face in the tournament.

Sead Kolasinac is tackled by Sotirios Papagiannopoulos in the Europa League match between Arsenal vs Ostersunds FK at the Emirates Stadium. Picture: Danny LooSead Kolasinac is tackled by Sotirios Papagiannopoulos in the Europa League match between Arsenal vs Ostersunds FK at the Emirates Stadium. Picture: Danny Loo

Despite Arsenal’s 2-1 defeat by an Graham Potter’s impressive FK Ostersunds side at the Emirates on Thursday evening at the Emirates Arsene Wenger’s side edged through 4-2 on aggregate to enable their name to be in Friday’s draw along with 15 other sides across Europe.

Arsenal’s possible opponents include:

Sead Kolasinac goes up for a corner in the Europa League match between Arsenal vs Ostersunds FK at the Emirates Stadium. Picture: Danny LooSead Kolasinac goes up for a corner in the Europa League match between Arsenal vs Ostersunds FK at the Emirates Stadium. Picture: Danny Loo

AC Milan (Italy)

Athletic Bilbao (Spain)

Atletico Madrid (Spain)

CSKA Moscow (Russia)

Borussia Dortmund (Germany)

Dynamo Kyiv (Ukraine)

Lazio (Italy)

Lokomotiv Moscow (Russia)

Lyon (France)

Marseille (France)

Viktoria Plzen (Czech Republic)

RB Leipzig (Germany)

RB Salzburg (Austria)

Sporting Lisbon (Portugal)

Zenit Saint Petersburg (Russia)

The ties for the last 16 of the Europa League are set to take place on Thursday, March 8 and Thursday, March 15 with the last eight due to be played on Thursday, April 5 and Thursday, April 12.

Semi-finals are scheduled for Thursday, April 26 and Thursday, May 3.

The Europa League final is due to be staged in Lyon on Wednesday, May 16.

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