The Gunners had been chasing a 3-1 defeat from the primary leg against the French facet however ran out 3-Zero winners on the Emirates Stadium to e-book their place in Friday’s quarter-final draw.
Arsenal are nonetheless within the operating to safe a top-four end within the Premier League, though successful the Europa League would additionally imply that the membership will likely be in subsequent season’s Champions League.
However Emery has revealed that he has told Arsenal’s players that they need to be ‘excited’ by the prospect of successful a trophy.
‘The Champions League is very important but the Europa League grew up a lot and now is giving every team the possibility to play in the Champions League,’ stated Emery.
‘Within the home league, like right here, we’ve got six groups enjoying to be within the prime 4.
‘Two groups are going out and the Europa League is giving us an enormous alternative additionally to take one strategy to go to the Champions League.
‘And also, it’s one title. I stated to the players at the moment, I’m enthusiastic about this competitors. It’s not simply because you may get to the Champions League by this competitors.
‘It’s additionally as a result of it’s one title and I feel we will really feel the likelihood to win one title, doing this fashion with a tough second like at the moment and enjoying additionally against massive groups.
‘But I think we can feel this competition like in the Premier League, to do a good way and create, with our supporters, a big atmosphere and a big feeling together to do this way in the Premier League and also here in the Europa League. Together and stronger.’