Know What Arsenal Fans Are Talking About The Upcoming Match With Benfica
Arsenal is gearing up for its next big match against Benfica in the Europa League round of 32 first-leg clash and its player line-up has made its fans rejoice with hopes of continuing its winning streak.
Where does Arsenal stand in Premiere League?
The recent wen over Leeds United has catapulted Arsenal into the top half of the Premiere League but it still needs eight points to secure its position in the Champions League. And it won’t be an exaggeration to say that the upcoming match will decide whether Arsenal returns to the Champions League. It is to be noted that Arsenal has been absent from the league for four years and winning the Europa League is its only chance to make a return to the league.
Was Mikel Arteta choosey in selecting players for Benfica match?
Elated by the recent win against Leeds United that Arsenal beat by 4-2 goals, the manager Mikel Arteta decided to retain the winning team. He seems confident on the previous players and believes that they could do the similar magic in the upcoming match.
Captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang looks fresh from his first Premier League hat trick in the last game will lead the team in the upcoming match, while Martin Odegaard, Emile Smith Rowe, and Bukayo Saka will support the captain in the midfield.
Arteta has decided to keep the fit-again Kieran Tierney amongst the substitutes for quick replacement. The team selection of Mikel Arteta sent fans talking about the players and soon there appeared hundreds of tweets in support of the winning team.