Full Europa League Semi Final Draw : Arsenal Draw Atletico, Marseille – Salzburg
Arsenal FC will face the Europa League favourites in the Semi-final for a place in the final while Marseille host Salzburg in the first leg before heading to Austria the following Thursday.
Arsenal will be hoping to win their first European trophy under Arsene Wenger, which will be an express way into the UEFA Champions League competition, the same way fellow League challengers Manchester United used the same route into the competition.
Presently, Arsenal are sixth on the Premier League table with 13 points behind 4th place Tottenham, with six games to go, which will leave them with no Champions League action, if they don’t win the Europa League.
FULL UEFA EUROPA LEAGUE SEMI FINAL DRAW
⚽ First leg – Thursday, April 26
Arsenal v Atletico Madrid (Emirates Stadium)
Marseille v RB Salzburg (Orange Velodrome)
⚽ Second leg – Thursday, May 3
Atletico Madrid v Arsenal (Wanda Metropolitano)
RB Salzburg v Marseille (Red Bull Arena)