The first leg will be played at the Emirates Stadium on April 26th, the first ever competitive meeting between the sides, before the return leg on May 3rd in Madrid. NaijaBet.com
In the other semi-final, Marseille have been drawn against Red Bull Salzburg – the French side will play at home first.
Arsenal beat CSKA Moscow 6-3 over two legs to book their place in the semi-finals. NaijaBet.com
But goals from Danny Welbeck from Aaron Ramsey secured the aggregate victory for Arsene Wenger’s side. NaijaBet.com
Meanwhile, Salzburg and Marseille managed incredible comebacks against Lazio and RB Leipzig to reach the semi-finals. NaijaBet.com
Salzburg went 5-2 down on aggregate in the 55th minute against Lazio, but 20 minutes later the Austrian side were 6-5 ahead.
Worst draw possible?
It’s safe to say the majority of Arsenal fans are not confident about progressing to the final. NaijaBet.com