Daily Topic Europa Leugue 2 may
Absent: Suarez, Ramsey, Holding, and Welbeck
Absent: Cheryshev, Kondogbia, Lee Kang and Coquelin.
Arsenal lost their home match, ending an eight-game winning run at the Emirates. They also conceded more goals in their defeat to Crystal Palace (3) than those wins combined (2).
Valencia are unbeaten since dropping down from the Champions League to the Europa League (W5, D1) but have lost two games in a row heading into Thursday.
Arsenal are in even worse form, losing three on the spin since winning 1-0 away to Napoli in their Europa League semi-final second leg. This tie could go either way.
Absent: Thawata, Haller and Rebić (25/9 f)
Absent Rudiger, Ethan Ampadu, Hudson-Odoi, van Ginkel and Cahill
Frankfurt have only lost two of 20 matches in all competitions in 2019, though those defeats have come in their last five outings.
Chelsea have only won one of their last four matches in all competitions but are unbeaten away from home in the Europa League all season
Chelsea are favourites on paper but Frankfurt have a real opportunity to knock the Premier League giants out and reach the final.