Bellerin: Arsenal One of the Best Clubs in the Europa League
Arsenal winger-back Hector Bellerin is delighted with a 3-1 victory in the Europa League Group H opener against FC Koeln at the Emirates Stadium on Thursday (09/14/2017) or Friday morning Judi Bola Online.
In the game, Koeln managed to surprise the Emirates public by scoring a beautiful goal in the ninth minute through long distance kick Jhon Cordoba.
Arsenal just managed to reply in the second half through goals from Sead Kolasinac (minute 49), Alexis Sanchez (67 ‘), and Hector Bellerin (81’).
Bellerin who scored the winning goal admitted happy with this result, although Arsenal had difficulty to score goals.
22-year-old player was also thinking that Arsenal should be able to show themselves as one of the favorites in the competition won the Europa League title this season.
“I think Arsenal are one of the best teams in this competition so we have to be able to show that on the pitch I am very happy with this victory,” Bellerin told BT Sport.
“The Europa League is a new competition for us so we need to be able to harmonize the style of play and the game schedule,” he said.
In Group H, Arsenal and FC Koeln compete with Crvena Zvezda and BATE Borisov.
In addition to Arsenal, there are several major European clubs that compete in the Europa League this season, namely Villarreal, Hoffenheim, AC Milan, Atalanta, Olympique Lyonnais, Everton, Olympique Marseille, Athletic Bilbao, Lazio, Nice, and Zenit St Petersburg.