English Premier league giants, Arsenal Football Club have been drawn in a tough group for the 2017/2018 UEFA Europa league.
The Gunners will return to the Europa league for the first time in twenty (20) years in group H which include BATE Borisov, Cologne and Red Star Belgrade.
Like Arsenal, another English Premier league side, Everton Football Club have also been drawn in another difficult group which include Lyon, Atalanta and Apollon Limassol.
Both English club sides face difficult tasks to advance to the knockout stages when the group phase begins on September 14, 2017.
2017/2018 Europa league draw:
Villarreal, Maccabi Tel-Aviv, Astana, Slavia Prague
Dynamo Kiev, Young Boys, Partizan Belgrade, Skenderbeu
Braga, Ludogorets, Hoffenheim, Istanbul Basaksehir
AC Milan, Austria Vienna, NK Rijeka, AEK Athens
Lyon, Everton, Atalanta, Apollon Limassol
FC Copenhagen, Lokomotiv Moscow, Sheriff Tiraspol, FC Zlin
Viktoria Plzen, Steaua Bucharest, Hapoel Beer-Sheva, FC Lugano
Arsenal, BATE Borisov, Cologne, Red Star Belgrade
Salzburg, Marseille, Vitoria Guimaraes, Konyaspor
Athletic Bilbao, Hertha Berlin, Zorya Luhansk, Ostersunds
Lazio, Nice, Zulte Waregem, Vitesse Arnhem.
Zenit, Real Sociedad, Rosenborg, Vardar Skopje.