Alex Iwobi will not be lifting his first European title this season or giving Arsene Wenger the proper parting gift after all, as Arsenal fell 2-1 on aggregate to Atletico Madrid in the semi-final of the Europa League.
Iwobi watched on from the bench as Arsenal suffered a 1-0 defeat at the Wanda Metropolitano on Thursday.
A solitary strike from former Chelsea striker, Diego Costa in additional time of the first half handed full advantage to Los Rojiblancos.
The Spanish side thus progressed 2-1 on aggregate following their 1-1 first-leg result at the Emirates last week.
Hence the 68-year-old Frenchman will bow out at the end of the season without a silverware in his final season at the club same as in his debut season.
If you use the quotes from this content, you legally agree to give www.brila.net the News credit as the source and a backlink to our story. Copyright 2020 Brila Media.