Wenger: It Wasn't My Decision To Quit Arsenal; I Want Europa Trophy

Arsene Wenger: 'The timing of my Arsenal departure was not really my decision'

It is likely youth team players will be promoted to supplement the substitutes bench, but this is a squad who have endured a long, gruelling campaign and legs are becoming tired.

Thurday's game is a sell-out, as are all 3,400 visitors' tickets for the game in Spain.

Semifinal of the Europa League as Arsenal takes on Atletico Madrid in what should be a great game of football.

No team has scored more than Arsenal's 29 goals in a competition their fans have warmed to after December's dead rubber home game against BATE Borisov attracted Arsenal's lowest ever home crowd at the Emirates of only 25,909. Yet, he just might end his stint at the Emirates on a high should he survive a top Spanish side that has featured twice in the finals of the UEFA Champions League in 2013 and 2014.

In the Europa League, Atletico then eliminated Copenhagen, Lokomotiv Moscow and Sporting Lisbon.

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"At the moment I'm just focused on that". It could be someone who has played for the club and is managing now - or has aspirations of managing Arsenal and would love to take that opportunity.

Under Diego Simeone, the club have competed in the Champions League for four consecutive seasons and have only been eliminated in the knockout rounds by one club: Real Madrid. I'll look to help the team in the best way possible and that's what I'll do. They are a very efficient team and a team who can use every weak moment of their opponent.

Winning the Europa League in Simeone's first season in charge in 2012 set the platform to win La Liga two years later, and he hopes recreating that winning feeling will spark another era of success. They also have pedigree in this competition having won the Europa League title twice in the past eight years.

Former Gunners captain Vieira is now manager of MLS side New York City FC, while Bergkamp was assistant coach at former club Ajax before leaving in 2017.

Arsenal forward Danny Welbeck said the players are also intent on giving the manager a flawless farewell.

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