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Arsenal face CSKA Moscow in Europa quarterfinals amid UK-Russia political tension

Arsenal face CSKA Moscow in Europa quarterfinals amid UK-Russia political tension”

English club Arsenal will take on CSKA Moscow after being drawn together in a Europa League quarter-final in Nyon on Friday - as the Gunners bid to win the competition, ahead of the likes of Atletico Madrid, RB Leipzig and Marseille.

Arsenal's 2-0 away win against Gennaro Gattuso's side in the first leg put the Londoners in the driving seat for the return fixture, but the game at The Emirates was slow to get going.

The Armenia global endured a hard 18-month spell under Jose Mourinho at Manchester United before swapping Old Trafford for the Emirates in January as part of the swap deal which saw Alexis Sanchez move in the opposite direction.

Welbeck has been a major piece of the Gunners campaign to get through the tricky stages of the Europa League, when they didn't have an out-and-out striker, and that was seen most against AC Milan.

Conte on Morata, Leicester's strengths, his team selection and goalkeeper decision
Antonio Conte is poised to pick his first-choice line-up for Chelsea's FA Cup quarter-final at Leicester on Sunday. It's like in Capital One, Copa del Rey, FA Cup ".

While fans of Liverpool and Manchester City are gearing up for a massive, all-English Champions League clash, Arsenal supporters now know who they'll have to face to progress in the Europa League.

It's been a very pleasing last eight days for Arsenal.

GOAL! Danny Welbeck steps up to equalise from the spot in the Europa League match between Arsenal and A.C. Milan at the Emirates Stadium, North London.

Key player: Aleksandr Golovin. Lyon's second goal came from Mariano.

Disney brings Mickey and Minnie to the Galaxy S9's AR Emoji
The phone was launched today at the Reliance Digital store in Infiniti Mall, Mumbai by Bollywood Actress Radhika Apte. In terms of specifications, the S9+ is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor.

The final at the Parc OL in Lyon is on Wednesday May 16.

Austria's Red Bull Salzburg, finalists in 1994 but very much the minnows of this year's last eight, travel to Rome for their first leg against Lazio.

Sebastian Driussi leveled by volleying home a cross from Domenico Criscito in first-half stoppage time.

Bas Dost missed a penalty in injury time for Sporting but the visiting team still went through against Plzen thanks to Rodrigo Battaglia's extra-time decider.

Pelicans' Anthony Davis notches first career triple-double on 25th birthday
The Pelicans return to action Tuesday at 7 p.m.as they welcome in the Charlotte Hornets. Will do some more stuff [today] and see how it is. "I think so", Gentry said.

The Austrian champions are unbeaten in 12 matches in the competition this season and knocked out Borussia Dortmund in the previous round.



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