Villarreal v Arsenal, 29 April 2021

Score2-1 to Villarreal
RefereeArtur Dias
CompetitionUEFA Europa League Semi-final 1st leg
VenueEstadio de la Cerámica, Villarreal
Kick-off: 9.00pm local (8.00pm BST) Played behind closed doors due to COVID-19 restrictions.

2 Villarreal

Manager: Unai Emery

1 Arsenal

Manager: Mikel Arteta

Goals:

Goals:

Nicolas Pépé penalty 73 P

Starting lineup:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Bernd Leno
Defender Rob Holding (captain)
Defender Pablo Marí
Defender/Midfielder Calum Chambers
Defender/Midfielder Bukayo Saka
Defender/Midfielder Granit Xhaka
Midfielder Dani Ceballos
Midfielder Martin Odegaard
Midfielder Thomas Partey
Midfielder Emile Smith Rowe
Midfielder/Forward Nicolas Pépé

Substitutions:

Substitutions:

Gabriel Martinelli for Martin Odegaard 63
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang for Bukayo Saka 85
Mohamed Elneny for Emile Smith Rowe 90
Willian for Nicolas Pépé 90

Cards:

Cards:

Dani Ceballos 44 Y
Dani Ceballos 57 Y
Dani Ceballos 57 R
Thomas Partey 58 Y
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang 90 Y

On the bench:

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Arthur Okonkwo
Goalkeeper Mat Ryan
Defender Cédric Soares
Defender Gabriel
Defender/Midfielder David Luiz
Midfielder Mohamed Elneny
Midfielder Reiss Nelson
Midfielder Willian
Forward Eddie Nketiah