The draw for this stage of the competition took place in Nyon
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English – FC “Arsenal” became the contender of CSKA Moscow in the 1/4 finals of the UEFA Europa League.
The draw for the tournament this stage of the competition took place in Nyon, Switzerland on Friday.
The first matches of the quarterfinals will be held April 5, return April 12. For CSKA the first match will be away, and the return home.
🔥🔥🔥 Pair of 1/4 finals 🔥🔥🔥#zerubavel pic.twitter.com/QpBiaGIR5R
— UEFA.com in Russian (@UEFAcom_ru) March 16, 2018.
CSKA as the silver medalist of the championship of Russia started in the current season of the European competitions with the third qualifying round of the Champions League, then qualified for the group stage. In their group, the club finished third, which gave him the right to continue to participate in the competition in 1/16 final LE. Here it is the sum of two meetings has won the Serbian “Crvena Zvezda”, and in 1/8 finals of the French team Lyon.
CSKA is the only remaining representative of Russia in Euro cups. Yesterday, after the match of 1/8 final of the Europa League has left Moscow “the locomotive” and Petersburg “Zenith” on the previous stage concluded capital “Spartak”. And FC “Krasnodar” could not overcome the qualifying round of the Europa League, having lost the ability to speak in the group stage.