Arsenal Crashes Out Of The Europa League Following a Schocking defeat to Olympiacos.

Arsenal football club on Thursday, crashed out of the Europa League competition after a painful 2-1 defeat at home to Olympiacos.

Arsenal had a goal advantage in the First-leg round of 32 fixtures, after getting a 1-0 victory, through Alexander Lacazette's only goal at the Karaiskakis Staduim in Athens a week ago.

Mikel Arteta's men fell short to a shocking defeat in the second-leg fixture at the Emirates staduim, with Pape Abou Cisse getting the first goal for Olympiacos in the 53rd minutes.

The match ended in a 1-1 aggregate scoreline at full-time for both teams and so an extra time was needed to decide the winner.

Arsenal's captain Aubameyang equalized fo his team, as he netted a scintillating goal  through a Scissors kick in the 113th minutes of extra time making the scoreline 1-1, but (2-1) in aggregate now in favor of Arsenal.

The London side who seems to now have the game in their hands were punished severely following a chaotic defending from a set-piece in the 119th minutes, as Youssef El Arabi netted the second for the Greek side on the night. The match was brought to an end in a 1-2 result after extra time but (2-2) in aggregate.

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Mikel Arteta's men were handed their first defeat in 2020, as they also crashed out of the competition due to the away goal rules.

Arsenal captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang speaking in an post-match interview expressed his feelings saying;
It's a very disappointing and heartbreaking defeat. We missed some place in the game that cost us the game. "The last minute goal was very unlucky for us. I feel very bad for missing the last minutes chance." "It was a tough game and very tough to find some spaces as they played really deep."

And when asked about his teams qualification hopes for European football next season, he says;
"We will try to keep improving in the league, try to win as many games as possible, and see how many chances we will have to utilise to qualify."

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