Arsenal fans react to Atletico Madrid paring in Europa

Europa League By: Ikponmwosa Umweni | 13/04/2018

Arsenal fans have reacted after being drawn with two-time winners Atletico Madrid in the semi-final of Europa League.

The Gunners progressed to the final four courtesy of a 6-3 aggregate win over Russian side CSKA Moscow on Thursday, while Los Rojiblancos survived a scare against Sporting Lisbon to claim a 2-1 win over the course of the two legs.

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Arsenal will host Los Rojiblancos in the first leg at the Emirate Stadium on the 26th of March and three days before they travel to Manchester United in the Premier League at Old Trafford.

Arsene Wenger's side will be first-ever competitive meeting between the two clubs before returning to face the Spanish side at Wanda Metropolitano on May 3 in the second leg.