Match of the Week Europa League: Financial head-to-head Villarreal v Arsenal

28 April 2021

Photo: Alamy Villarreal and Arsenal last played each other in 2009 when they met in the Champions League quarter final.

Arsenal go to Villarreal in a crucial moment of the season betting big on the Europa League for an entry into next year's Champions League.

Despite declining in recent years, Arsenal's turnover in 2019/20 stood at almost four times that of Villarreal at €392.8 million to €97.5 million.

While Arsenal recorded an EBITDA of €46.1 million, Villarreal's stood at negative €8.5 million.

Emil Gjerding Nielson and Mads Meisner