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Europa League: Frankfurt delay Arsenal’s knockout stage qualification [See all results & standings]

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Europa League: Frankfurt delay Arsenal’s knockout stage qualification [See all results & standings]

German side, Eintracht Frankfurt, came from a goal down to beat Arsenal 2-1 at the Emirates Stadium in their Europa League Group F match on Thursday night.

Tonight’s defeat further increases pressure on Gunners’ head coach Unai Emery.

Arsenal have now gone seven games without a win – the first time they have had such a run since 1992.

They also missed another chance to conveniently secure their place in the knockout stage before the final match.

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang struck on the stroke of half-time to give the Gunners an advantage at the break, but two goals in nine second-half minutes from Daichi Kamada turned the game on its head.

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Arsenal pushed in search of an equaliser, but they failed to really create anything of note as the Bundesliga side held on for a famous victory in north London, which also keeps their hopes of qualification alive.

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Defeat doesn’t really damage Arsenal’s hopes of reaching the knockout stages because their superior head-to-head with Standard Liege, who they play in their final group game, needs it would take a 5-0 defeat for the Gunners in that game to be eliminated.

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See results from all matches:

Astana 2- 1 Manchester United

Krasnodar 1-0 Basel

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AZ Alkmaar 2-2 Partizan Belgrade

BSC Young Boys Bern 1-2 FC Porto

Besiktas 2-1 SK Slovan Bratislava

Braga 3-3 Wolverhampton Wanderers

CSKA Moscow 1-1 Ludogorets

FC Oleksandria 0-1 Wolfsburg

Ferencvaros 2-2 Espanyol

Feyenoord 2-2 Rangers

Istanbul Buyuksehir 0-3 Roma

RZ Pellets WAC 0-1 M’gladbach

St Etienne 0-0 AA Gent

Arsenal 1-2 Frankfurt

 

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Source: SkySports

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