Europa League Match Preview: Arsenal vs Qarabag FK

Arsenal will top Group E regardless of what happens on Thursday due to their superior head-to-head record over Sporting. The Gunners haven’t lost at home since August.

Qarabag has scored 11 goals in their last two matches but have lost four of their first five Europa League group games.

Team News

Arsenal- Laurent Koscielny is in contention to make his first Arsenal appearance of the season after recovering from a long-term injury in the last few weeks.

Mesut Ozil and Aaron Ramsey have both resumed full training and will be part of Arsenal’s matchday squad, though it remains to be seen whether they will start. Bet Now 

Nacho Monreal made his comeback from a two-month injury in Saturday’s 1-0 win over Huddersfield and he will continue to build his match fitness on Thursday, although potentially as a substitute.

As top spot is already secured, expect Emery to use a lot of Arsenal’s youngsters on Thursday.

Qarabag FK- Qarabag will be without Innocent Emeghara, who is ruled out until some time next month. Araz Abdullayev should start in his place.

Match Facts

Arsenal has kept a clean sheet in their last 4 matches in UEFA Europa League.

Arsenal are undefeated in 10 of their last 11 matches (UEFA Europa League).

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As at the time this post Arsenal has 1.23 odd to win the match on NaijaBet while Qarabag FK has 12.03 odd to win the match, the odd to draw the match is 6.42.

Who will win?