S
SEARCH
M
SW
Sunday, May 16
Collect News Data
May 6, 2021 at 8pm UK
ArsenalArsenal
0-0
VillarrealVillarreal

Nketiah (90+2')
FT

Pino (86')

How Villarreal could line up against Arsenal

:Headline: How Villarreal could line up against Arsenal:
Sports Mole takes an in-depth look at how Villarreal could line up for the second leg of their Europa League semi-final with Arsenal on Thursday.
Sports Mole

Villarreal manager Unai Emery must cope without suspended midfielder Etienne Capoue for the second leg of his side's Europa League semi-final with Arsenal on Thursday.

Boasting a 2-1 lead from the first leg, Capoue was sent off as he was being stretchered off the pitch last Thursday. However, the former Tottenham Hotspur man played the full 90 minutes against Getafe three days later despite his apparent injury.

Ex-Arsenal midfielder Francis Coquelin should therefore partner up with Dani Parejo in the middle of the park, but another midfielder in Vicente Iborra is still sidelined with a knee issue.

Spurs loanee Juan Foyth was withdrawn through injury in the first leg and is a major doubt after missing Sunday's La Liga game with Getafe, so Mario Gaspar should feature on the right as Alfonso Pedraza displaces the fit-again Pervis Estupinan on the left.

Raul Albiol - who notched up his side's second goal in the first leg - will return to the defence alongside Manchester United-linked Pau Torres, meaning that Ramiro Funes Mori is likely to make way.

Manu Trigueros will provide support from the left after taking just five minutes to break the deadlock last week, while Samuel Chukwueze will hope to give Granit Xhaka all sorts of problems on the opposite side.

Gerard Moreno - boasting 26 goals for the season - was named among the substitutes at the weekend with the second leg in mind, and with Paco Alcacer being named in the first XI against Getafe, the veteran Carlos Bacca may be given the nod at the Emirates.

Villarreal possible starting lineup:
Rulli; Gaspar, Albiol, Torres, Pedraza; Chukwueze, Parejo, Coquelin, Trigueros; Moreno, Bacca

> Click here to see how Arsenal could line up for this clash body check tags ::

amp_article__445973 : Collect and Make Data not in DataBase  : 
last updated article - 2021-05-04 10:59:22:
html db last update - 2021-05-04 09:50:11 :

ex - 7200 : read : write cache and make html
Read more!
Share this article now:

Subscribe to our Newsletter


Transfer Talk Daily
Match previews - twice weekly
Morning Briefing (7am UTC)
UC
Get the latest transfer news, match previews and news direct to your inbox!
Recommended Next on SM
Man United-linked Pau Torres hints at Villarreal exit
Man United 'will not be held to ransom over Pogba future'
Manchester City 'learn Lionel Messi wage demands'
Willian 'has interest from European and MLS clubs'
Premier League Table
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
CManchester CityMan City36265576294783
2Manchester UnitedMan Utd362010670422870
3Leicester CityLeicester362061065442166
4Chelsea361810855332264
5Liverpool36189963422163
6Tottenham HotspurSpurs361781163412259
7West Ham UnitedWest Ham361781156461059
8Everton36168124643356
9Arsenal361671350381255
10Leeds UnitedLeeds36165155753453
11Aston Villa36147155144749
12Wolverhampton WanderersWolves36129153549-1445
13Crystal Palace36128164061-2144
14Southampton36127174763-1643
15Burnley36109173351-1839
16Newcastle UnitedNewcastle36109174362-1939
17Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton36814143742-538
RFulham36512192650-2427
RWest Bromwich AlbionWest Brom36511203370-3726
RSheffield UnitedSheff Utd3662281962-4320
Scroll for more - Tap for full version

Subscribe to our Newsletter


Transfer Talk Daily
Match previews - twice weekly
Morning Briefing (7am UTC)
UC
Get the latest transfer news, match previews and news direct to your inbox!

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Eredivisie Table
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
CAjax33274299227785
2PSV EindhovenPSV33218473343971
3AZ AlkmaarAZ33208570412968
4Vitesse33187851351661
5Feyenoord331511761362556
6FC UtrechtUtrecht331313751401152
7Groningen33148114036450
8Sparta RotterdamSparta33128134747044
9Heracles33128134248-644
10Fortuna SittardSittard33125164956-741
11Heerenveen33912124247-539
12FC Twente33911134548-338
13PEC Zwolle33811144353-1035
14RKC WaalwijkRKC Waalwijk3379173352-1930
15Willem II3377193867-2928
16EmmenEmmen3369183668-3227
17VVV-VenloVVV-Venlo3365224387-4423
18ADO Den HaagADO Den Haag33410192773-4622
Scroll for more - Tap for full version
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
X

We value your privacy

A part of our GDPR compliance we need to ask for your consent. We and our partners use technology such as cookies on Sports Mole to personalise content and ads, provide social media features, and analyse our traffic. Click below to consent to the use of this technology on Sports Mole.