The London side's Europa League clash with Vorskla Poltava has been confirmed for Thursday night in the midst of extreme political turmoil and freezing weather in Ukraine.
Vorskla faced Arsenal in the Euopra league on Thursday, and their captain had a bizarre way of preparing for the game.
Mesut Ozil made Arsenal four to the good, before minutes later Vorskla got one back through a great Chesnakov strike.
Witht he 2018/19 Europa League campaign upon us, we take a look at each side's chances of reaching the knockout stages, according to a study by 'FiveThirtyEight'.
Vorskla Poltava coach Vasyl Sachko has insisted his unfancied side can pull off an upset when they play Arsenal in the Europa League on Thursday.
Here we take a look ahead of the Europa League group-stage clash between Arsenal and Vorskla Poltava at the Emirates Stadium.
Arsenal fans will expect their side to finish top of Group E in this year's Europa League, as they were drawn against Sporting Lisbon, Qarabag and Vorskla on Friday.
The 2018/19 Europa League group stage draw - as it happened.