ARSENAL   2017/18
      Europa League

After 19 seasons in a row in the Champions League Arsenal found themselves in the unfamiliar surroundings of the Europa League having finished 5th in the Premier League in 2016/17, their lowest league position since 1995/96. Worse still, Spurs were in the Champions League!   

Group Stage
Group H Thu Sep 14 Cologne (Germany) Home Won 3-1
Group H Thu Sep 28 BATE Borisov (Belarus) Away Won 4-2
Group H Thu Oct 19 Red Star Belgrade (Serbia) Away Won 1-0
Group H Thu Nov 2 Red Star Belgrade Home Drew 0-0
Group H Thu Nov 23 Cologne Away Lost 0-1
Group H Thu Dec 7 BATE Borisov Home Won 6-0
Arsenal finished top of the Group H table and along with  Red Star Belgrade qualified for the knock-out stages.   Full Group results and table.
Round of the Last 32
1st Leg Thu Feb 15 Ostersunds FK (Sweden) Away Won 3-0
2nd Leg Thu Feb 22 Ostersunds FK Home Lost 1-2
    Won 4-2 on aggregate.      
Round of the Last 16
1st Leg Thu Mar 8 AC Milan (Italy) Away Won 2-0
2nd Leg Thu Mar 15 AC Milan Home Won 3-1
      Won 5-1 on aggregate.    
Round of the Last 8
1st Leg Thu Apr 5 CSKA Moscow (Russia) Home Won 4-1
2nd Leg Thu Apr 12 CSKA Moscow Away Drew 2-2
      Won 6-3 on aggregate.      
Semi Final
1st Leg Thu Apr 26 Atletico Madrid (Spain) Home Drew 1-1
2nd Leg Thu May 3 Atletico Madrid Away Lost 0-1
      Lost 1-2 on aggregate.