Arsenal have progressed to the Round of 16 in the Europa League after defeating Benfica 3-2 (4-3 agg.) in an action packed match. Aubameyang opened the scoring with an assist from young superstar, Bukayo Saka. Unfortunately, Benfica managed to level at half time and get ahead in the second half. But, just when fans thought all hope was lost, Kieran Tierney equalized the scoring with an assist from controversial Arsenal player, Willian.
Aubameyang saved Arsenal’s day after scoring his brace from another Saka assist.
Arsenal progress with their heads held high. DT of AFTV said on Twitter -: “I’m an emotional wreck after that, one of my sons got launched across the front room when that third goal went in, this club will be the *curse* death of me” followed by an appreciation tweet from Gabriel -: “we are not always well enough, but we have to be mentally prepared! we move. well done boys.”
In other news, Rangers have dominated their part of the Europa League after smashing Antwerp 5-2 tonight resulting a 9-5 for them on aggregate. Unbelievable, as Kamara would say. Ajax, Napoli and Villareal also qualify.