4 Shocking Facts about Arsenal Vs CSKA Match
- Arsenal are the fifth English team to reach the semi-finals of the Europa League, after Fulham (2009/10), Liverpool (2009/10 and 2015/16), Chelsea (2012/13) and Man Utd (2016/17)
- CSKA Moscow actually secured a 2-2 draw, an unexpected feat, the home side tried to pull a Roma (comeback) on Arsenal if not for the timely intervention of a Welbeck’s goal.
- Arsenal are likely to meet Atletico Madrid, Marseille or Red Bull Salzburg in the semifinals, the draws for the semifinals is slated to hold later today
- This is the first time since 2009, that Arsenal will be playing in the last-four in a European football competition.