Sporting CP vs Arsenal
Arsenal are on track to win the 11th straight match in all tournaments this season after their 3-1 victory against Leicester on Monday.
In turn, Sporting are fifth in the elite Portuguese division, and are looking to exploit an opportunity of getting something from the upcoming match.
It is noteworthy that Arsenal manager Unai Emery won the Europa League 3 times with Sevilla and now declares that this tournament is very important for the Gunners.
Both teams are favorites of their group and will fight for the first place in full-time clash.
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Chelsea vs BATE Borisov
Chelsea will play without their leader Eden Hazard against BATE on Thursday, but, nevertheless, they expect to maintain their winning pace. The Blues won both of their Europa League games so far, but manager Maurizio Sarri believes that the upcoming game will not be a walk in the park.
BATE stand at third place in Group L, winning the first match against Vidi, but then suffering a crushing defeat with a score of 4-1 to PAOK.
Marseille vs Lazio
The clash between Marseille and Lazio is going to be one the most interesting match in 3rd round of Europa League.
Marseille have obtained only a point in the first two rounds of Europa League so far, and if the French want to reach the play-off stage, they have to start winning in this tournament.
Lazio celebrated a victory in the first round, but then tumbled to a 4-1 defeat at Eintracht Frankfurt. However, they usually play well away from home and can count on a successful result in this match.