Arsenal VS Slavia Prague – LIVE UEFA Europa League Football Match Reddit Soccer Score Today April 08-04-2021
Arsenal vs Slavia Prague: Match details
Match: Arsenal vs Slavia Prague
Competition: UEFA Europa League
Date: April 8, 2021
Kick-off time: 8:00 pm, April 8, 2021 (UK time)
Stadium: Emirates Stadium
Arsenal return to the Europa League action on Thursday to host the competition surprise package Slavia Prague. The Czech Republic club have already eliminated two British clubs in Leicester City and Rangers. The Gunners edged past Benfica in the round of 16 winning 3-2 on aggregate. Mikel Arteta’s side will have to be wary of Prague but should still have enough quality to win on Thursday. Bukoyo Saka to score first. The forward is set to return for Arsenal having missed the last few matches due to injury. Saka has been a key part of the Gunners’ team this season and is the player most likely to have an influence on Thursday. The north London club are without Odegaard and with Aubameyang out form, Saka is the player Arteta will be looking to against Slavia.
Arsenal will endeavour to get back on track in the Europa League when they welcome Slavia Prague to the Emirates Stadium for the first leg of their quarter-final clash on Thursday evening. The Gunners scraped a 3-2 aggregate victory over Olympiacos to book their spot in the last eight, whereas Slavia Prague dumped Rangers out of the tournament, but that tie was overshadowed by controversy.
Tagged as one of the favourites to lift the UEFA Europa League title this year, Arsenal will be hoping to right the wrongs of last season when they take on Slavia Prague on Thursday. This vital first-leg quarter-final encounter at the Emirates could be a critical game for the Gunners, knowing they simply cannot afford the opposition to sneak an away goal heading into the reverse fixture. The Gunners were also defeated in their second leg Round of 16 tie against Olympiacos, although they were the only side in the group stages to secure a 100% winning record.