Wenger wants top-class display from Iwobi & Co against CSKA

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

Arsene Wenger wants top class display from Alex Iwobi and the rest of Arsenal players against CSKA Moscow in the Europa League encounter at Emirate Stadium.

Arsenal battle CSKA Moscow in the first leg of their quarter-final tie on Thursday night and the French coach eager to earn a return his team to the Champions League.

Gunners currently 13 points off the pace in the Premier League, the North London outfit will need to lift the Europa League trophy in May with Wenger indicated that he wants Arsenal to deliver a good performance.


At a press conference, the Frenchman told reporters: "We play against a team who has done well in Europe so we certainly need a top class performance.

"There is some extra pressure on us to do extremely well in this competition but that's part of being where we are. It's an opportunity we want to take.

"We don't live in dreamland. We are in the quarter-final and have to go step by step."

Arsenal host Southampton in the Premier League at the weekend before traveling to Moscow for the return leg next week Thursday.