Rennes vs Arsenal
Arsenal will tackle Ligue 1 outfit Rennes within the first leg of their Europa League tie on Thursday.
The North London membership will host Rennes on the Emirates for the reverse leg on March 14th.
The Gunners beat BATE Three-1 over two legs within the earlier spherical.
Arsenal head into Thursday’s sport having misplaced simply one in all their final 5 league outings.
Rennes, then again, sit 10th in Ligue 1 and have gained simply two of their final 5 fixtures.
Emery on Arsenal’s fatigue
Heading into Thursday’s sport, the subject of English groups heavy fixture lists has as soon as once more been up for dialogue.
Earlier than beating Dortmund on Tuesday, Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino claimed the EPL was not doing sufficient to assist English sides in Europe.
Then, on Wednesday, forward of their Europa League tie with Dynamo Kyiv, Maurizio Sarri was additionally asking the Premier League to do extra to assist out its sides enjoying in European competitions.
Unai Emery, nevertheless, has taken the other view of his PL counterparts.
Arsenal performed two league video games final week, together with the North London derby on Saturday.
Regardless of this, Emery is refusing to make use of fatigue as an excuse heading into the Rennes tie:
“It’s not an excuse for us[fatigue]. We have now the behavior to play plenty of matches week by week. We rested on Sunday.
“We’re beginning to work Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.
“Tomorrow we will probably be okay to play each participant. For us it’s an important match to assume what we have to do individually and collectively.”As quoted by soccer.london.
Arsenal’s travelling squad for Rennes
Right here’s who’s made the journey to @staderennais #UEL pic.twitter.com/QYddDFJRzo
— Arsenal FC (@Arsenal) March 6, 2019
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