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Sports What Arsenal's FA Cup victory means for English teams in Europe

23:46  01 august  2020
23:46  01 august  2020 Source:   thescore.com

Why Guardiola only "on the pitch" Respect for Arsenal

 Why Guardiola only Two days after the FA Cup defeat, Pep Guardiola dealt another blow to Arsenal. What was it all about? © picture alliance and his team lost the FA Cup semi-final against Arsenal: Pep Guardiola. Things are not going well at Manchester City this season. Sure, the Burnleys and Newcastle are still being sent home with five goals conceded regularly, but nine league failures are tough for a team that scored 198 out of 228 points in two seasons.

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Arsenal's 2-1 win over Chelsea in Saturday's FA Cup final prompted a reshuffle in English football's European places.

Despite finishing eighth in the Premier League season, Mikel Arteta's Gunners qualify for the 2020-21 Europa League campaign through their success in the FA Cup.

The fixture lists of Tottenham Hotspur and Wolverhampton Wanderers have also changed after Arsenal's Wembley triumph.

Go to Arsenal for Willian (Chelsea)

 Go to Arsenal for Willian (Chelsea) Brazilian striker Willian will abandon Chelsea's tunic for that of Arsenal's neighbor. © Panoramic Willian Chelsea As had been expected for several weeks, Willian will be leaving Chelsea this summer. But, the Brazil international is unlikely to budge from London. England website Sky Sports have just revealed that an agreement has been reached for the bright and seasoned winger to sign up for rival Arsenal.

How English teams enter continental competitions in 2020-21:

Liverpool: Champions League group stage

Manchester City: Champions League group stage

Manchester United: Champions League group stage

Chelsea: Champions League group stage

Leicester City: Europa League group stage

Arsenal: Europa League group stage

Tottenham: Europa League second qualifying round. The club was set to enter the competition in the group stage before Arsenal's FA Cup win.

Wolves: Arsenal's victory means Wolves will no longer feature in the 2020-21 Europa League campaign. However, Nuno Espirito Santo's side can reach the Champions League group stage if they win the Europa League later this month. Wolves face Olympiacos in the second leg of their last-16 clash on Thursday with the score knotted at a goal apiece.

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