Arsenal drew 2-2 with CSKA Moscow in the Europa League quarter final second leg in a dramatic night in Russian on Thursday evening. Read Layth Yousif’s PLAYER RATINGS as the Gunners won through to their first European semi-final since 2009 6-3 on aggregate.
Arsenal are plotting to reach their first European semi-final since losing out to Manchester United in the last four of the Champions League in 2008-09, after knocking out Villarreal in the quarter-finals.
International breaks are rarely welcomed with open arms by fans who miss their Arsenal fix – but for football lovers this week is serving up some tasty ties with 14 players from the club set to be amongst the action. Find out more with Rosie Tudball’s comprehensive round-up.
When Arsenal play AC Milan in the Europa League last 16 first-leg at the San Siro it will be the fourth time the Gunners have faced the Serie A giants in Italy and the seventh time in all so far. Read on to find out how they did in their previous meetings with the Rossoneri.
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger plans to reward Theo Walcott for his goals against BATE Borisov with more Premier League minutes, but will persevere with plans to rotate his team for Sunday’s visit of Brighton.