Arsenal will welcoming Olympiacos to Emirates stadium tonight in hoping to seal safe passage through to the round of 16 of Uefa Europa League.
The north London will return to action on Thursday night after 3-2 win in Premier League against Everton on Sunday’s evening.
Mikel Arteta’s side qualified to knockout stages of the Uefa Europa League after topping Group F, finishing a couple of points ahead of German side Eintracht Frankfurt.
Arsenal who yet to test defeat in 2020, winning each of their last three games and they hoping to continue their momentum run form when encounter against Olympiacos tonight.
Olympiacos, on the other hand, reached knockout stages of Uefa Europa League round 32 after finishing third in Group B of the Uefa Champions League.
The Greek outfit, meanwhile have been in fine form as they losing just one of their last 20 games across all competition.
Their aforementioned defeat came at the hands of north London club in the first leg tie last week, with Mikel Arteta’s men winning through Alexandre Lacazette late strike.
Ahead of the latest meeting between the two sides, Sportdaily takes a closer look at the encounter.
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Arsenal will without as many as five first-team players with Sead Kolasinac become latest addition to Gunners injury players.
Sead sustain a shoulder injury early in Arsenal’s English Premier League against Everton and is ruled out of the Olympiacos game.
Kieran Tierney who is return back to full training with Gunners still yet to rush back action, Calum Chambers (knee) while Pablo Mari is likely to miss out due to a lack of match fitness.
Probable Lineup (4-2-3-1): Leno; Maitland-Niles, Mustafi, Luiz, Saka; Guendouzi, Torreira; Nelson, Willock, Martinelli; Lacazette
Genk side will be without just Ruben Semedo, who is suspended due to an accumulation of yellow cards.
Otherwise, Martins has a fully fit squad at his disposal and is expected to name his strongest eleven against Arsenal.
The Olympiacos boss, meanwhile, should line his side up in a 4-3-3 formation, with Jose Sa taking his place in goal.
Probable Lineup (4-3-3):Sa; Elabdellaoui, Cisse, Ba, Tsimikas; Fortounis, Guilherme, Camara; Masouras, El-Arabi, Valbuena