Arsenal v Slavia Prague live stream: How to watch tonight’s Europa League quarter-final tie – team news, TV channel and latest news

Arsenal host Slavia Prague tonight in the first-leg of their Europa League quarter-final clash.

The Gunners edged past Olympiakos in the last round to reach the final eight while Slavia Prague saw off Rangers.

Mikel Arteta’s Arsenal take on Slavia Prague in the Europa League tonight
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Slavia, who also beat Leicester in the Round of 32, are top of the Czech First League and are unbeaten so far this season.

Arsenal will need a big performance at home tonight in their first leg tie ahead of their trip to the Czech Republic next week.

The north Londoners were heavily beaten by Liverpool over the weekend.

Arsenal v Slavia Prague: How to watch

This match will be held at the Emirates on Thursday, April 8 and will kick-off at 8pm.

The game will be shown live on BT Sport 1, with coverage underway from 7:15pm.

BT Sport subscribers can live stream this match via the app on their computer, mobile and tablet devices.

Alternatively, EE phone customers can watch the action for FREE with a three-month trial on the BT Sport app – just text SPORT to 150.

Arsenal beat Olympiakos in the last round of the Europa League
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Arsenal v Slavia Prague: Team news

Arsenal will be without Kieran Tierney for the first leg tie at home to Slavia Prague.

The Scotland full-back faces up to six weeks out with a knee injury, while Real Madrid loanee Martin Odegaard is also a doubt with a niggling ankle issue.

David Luiz is out, but Bukayo Saka, Emile Smith Rowe and Granit Xhaka return to the squad.

Arsenal provisional squad: Leno, Ryan, Bellerin, Chambers, Gabriel, Mari, Holding, Cedric, Ceballos, Elneny, Partey, Xhaka, Saka, Odegaard, Smith Rowe, Willian, Aubameyang, Lacazette, Nketiah, Martinelli, Balogun.

Arsenal v Slavia Prague: What has been said?

Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta: “They are a really strong side. They’ve been unbeaten in the league. 

“You see how they have the ball. I think in the last few years, competing at the highest level, they’ve always been in the game and made it really difficult. 

“[They’re] really competitive, brave, very direct and incisive and a team that can cause you problems throughout the game. 

“They never give up, they have a top attitude all the time and that’s why they beat teams because they’re a really good side.”

Source: Sport

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