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Arsenal berates choice UEFA for Europa League final in Baku

Arsenal has at the UEFA urged in the future will be more careful to look at the venue for the final of the Europa League. The ‘Gunners’ bales, sharply that they are just as Chelsea only 6,000 supporters should be allowed to take to the final battle in Baku, azerbaijan.

“We find it very disappointing that UEFA only 6,000 tickets available for a final in a stadium where more than 60,000 people in may,” writes Arsenal on Thursday in a statement on the website.

“We have 45.000 seizoenkaarthouders. That UEFA than a venue to singles where so limited on operated, is simply not correct. Time will tell if it is at all possible for all of our supporters to the race to visit if you look at how difficult it is to do in Baku.”

Not only Arsenal and Chelsea each only 6,000 fans to take the vliegmogelijkheden limited, the trip to the capital of Azerbaijan is also pricey. Arsenal know that a lot of fans all of their grievances have done at the club.

“We share the criticism that supporters have. Therefore, we are also very curious as to the criteria that UEFA uses in the choosing of the host cities for the finals and the European football body, taking into account the supporters.”

In the Olympic Stadium in Baku can almost 70,000 people. (Photo: Pro Shots)

“This situation is unacceptable’

The final of the Europa League will be played in the Olympic Stadium of Baku, which has a capacity of almost 70,000 seats. Where only 12.000 tickets are distributed to supporters of the finalists, the rest go to sponsors.

“We want the UEFA to the heart express logistics is an important part of future decisions on host cities. This situation is unacceptable and is not worth repeating.”

Arsenal qualified for the final by Valencia two races are easy to beat. Chelsea earlier, in the semi-final showdown with Eintracht Frankfurt and the Europa League for the first time since the 2013 win.

The final between the two Premier League clubs in Baku on Wednesday, may 29, played The race starts at 21.00 and is under the direction of the Italian referee Gianluca Rocchi.

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