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Arsenal news: Xhaka's Europa League verdict, Upamecano transfer blow and fans' player ratings

Two days on from the Europa League final, and attention can now turn back to summer transfer dealings and preparations ahead of the 2019/20 season.

The Gunners fell to a disappointing 4-1 defeat to Chelsea in the final, Alex Iwobi’s stunning strike, to bring the score back to 3-1 at the time, acted only as a consolation for Unai Emery’s men.

Arsenal will now have to settle for a place in the Europa League next season after missing out on Champions League qualification, not being in Europe’s elite may also have an impact on Emery’s transfer budget ahead of th new season, which will be with us before we know it.

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