Europa League: Arsenal beat AC Milan 2-1 to progress 4-1 on aggregate

Danny Welbeck scored twice against AC Milan to inspire a 3-1 win that sent Arsenal into the last eight of the Europa league.
The gunners have been drawn against Russian counterparts, CSKA Moscow in the quarter-final.

After bagging an impressive 2-0 win at the San Siro, Arsenal were sure to be in the driver’s seat of the massive Europa League round of 16 tie.

However, it was the visitors that struck first in the 35th minute through a Hakan Chalanoglu thunderbolt.

The Emirates was stunned into silence, and just as Milan was gaining momentum, Danny Welbeck won a rather soft penalty.

The gunners forward remained calm to slot in the equalizer.
After the interval, the tie turned into a game of fortune as Granit Xhaka put Arsenal ahead courtesy of a Donnarumma blunder.

The game was done and dusted by the time Arsenal notched their third goal. Danny Welbeck on the receiving end of a loose ball to cap off a satisfactory night for the Gunners.

The result was huge for Arsene Wenger’s men, who have gone one step closer in the pursuit of Europa League glory.