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CSKA Moscow will play Arsenal in the 1/4 finals of the Europa League. About it the correspondent “Tapes.ru”.
The draw took place in the headquarters of UEFA in Nyon, Switzerland. In the quarterfinal stage of the tournament the German “RB Leipzig” will play with French “Marseilles”, the Spanish “Atletico” — Portuguese “sporting”, the Italian “Latium” — with the Austrian “Salzburg”.
For the first time since 2004-05 season at this stage of the tournament, playing teams from 8 different countries. The first matches of the 1/4 finals will be held April 5, return April 12. The final will take place on 16 may in Lyon.
Earlier, on March 16, were also identified quarterfinal pairs 1/4 finals of the Champions League.
March 15 CSKA beat the French “lion” with the score 3:2. The sum of the two meetings of CSKA managed to get to the next stage of the Europa League. CSKA Moscow became the only Russian club to which managed to reach the quarterfinals of this season’s competition.
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