The first leg of the Europa League’s Semifinal match is here! Arsenal will host Valencia today and the match will take place at the Emirates Stadium. Arsenal has been losing back-to-back matches at the Premier League and is now in the 5th position in the table.
With just two rounds left, Arsenal needs two more points to qualify for the next season’s Champions League. Valencia is in the 6th position in La Liga and has lost 3 of their last 5 matches. Arsenal entered the semifinal by defeating Napoli goalless, whereas Valencia advanced by defeating Villarreal on an aggregate score of 5-1.
When is the Match?
The Emirates Stadium is all set to feature the semifinal match between Arsenal and Valencia. Find the complete details of the match below.
Event: 2018/19 UEFA Europa League
Game: Arsenal vs Valencia
Date/Time: Thursday 2 May 2019, 8:00 pm GMT
Location: Emirates Stadium
Arsenal vs Valencia Live Stream
The live action of the match can be streamed online.
- The viewers in the United States can stream via B/R Live and Fubo TV.
- The spectators in the United Kingdom can watch the live event via BT Sport Live.
Is the Match on TV?
The live action of the match can be found on various channels. Some of the locations along with the channels have been covered in the table below that will be telecasting the event. Check your location and enjoy the live stream of the match.
|United States||UniMás, B/R Live, Univision NOW|
|United Kingdom||BT Sport Live, BBC Radio 5 Live, BT Sport 2, BT Sport 4K UHD|
|India||Sony Ten 2 HD, Sony Ten 2|
Arsenal vs Valencia: Match Preview
Arsenal defeated Napoli at the quarter-final with an aggregate score of 3-0. They won both the legs by scoring 2 goals at the home match and one at the away match against the team. Though Napoli was fast enough to score 4 goals at the Round of 16 against Red Bull, they got eliminated from the League goalless.
Valencia, on the other hand, scored 3 goals at the away match against Villarreal and 2 goals at home match. Valencia’s Goncalo Guedes scored a brace against Villarreal and is expected to net goals at the earliest in the semifinal match. Both the teams are equally capable of upsetting each other.
Head to Head Matches
The two teams have met each other 5 times so far at the Champions League and Cup Winner Cup tournament. Their meetings have resulted as follow:
- Arsenal – 1
- Valencia – 2
- Draw – 2
Arsenal has won just one match against Valencia which was a home match at the Champions League.