Benfica and Arsenal will play in the LE on neutral fields

This was reported by the UEFA press service.

Lisbon “Benfica” will play with London “Arsenal” in the playoffs of the Europa League on neutral grounds, moreover, both matches. This was reported by the UEFA press service.

This decision is directly related to the restrictions caused by the coronavirus pandemic.

Benfica’s home match will take place on 18 February in Rome. The return duel will take place not in London, but in Greece at the Karaiskakis stadium. The return match is scheduled for February 25th.