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Fans react as political reasons deters Micki Europa final

Europa League By: Ikponmwosa Umweni | 21/05/2019

Arsenal fans react as Henrikh Mkhitaryan to miss Europa League Final against Chelsea in Baku due to political reason.

The 30-year-old Armenia international sat out Gunners' trip to Azerbaijan earlier in the season after the North London outfit were paired with Qarabag in the group stage, while he also missed a game in the same nation during his time in Borussia Dortmund days for similar reasons.

As a result of political tensions between Azerbaijan and Armenia, Mkhitaryan safety was not guaranteed where the final game will be held and Arsenal have decided against former Shakhtar Donetsk start from travelling with the rest of Unai Emery’s squad for next Wednesday’s game.

Arsenal fans worldwide have taken to Twitter handle to vex their anger after the Arsenal make the announcement on the club social media handle, which club only way to qualify for next season's Champions League if they beat Chelsea.

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