Arsenal find themselves in the Europa League for the second year running, and begin their campaign at home to Vorskla Poltava. The Gunners will have confidence heading into the competition, with manager Unai Emery guiding Sevilla to three Europa League titles, in 2014, 2015 and 2016.
He has warned his Arsenal side that they will take the competition seriously this season, and with the top four in the Premier League possibly being out of reach for the Gunners. Winning the Europa League could be their best route back into the Champions League.
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