Arsenal could face losing midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan in the final of the Europa League. But the midfielder might not play in this match due to injury or disqualification. But because of political decisions.
The Europa League final will take place on may 29 in Baku. Henrikh Mkhitaryan – Armenian. Between Azerbaijan and Armenia has no diplomatic relations due to prolonged conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh. Therefore, the player can not obtain a visa to travel to Azerbaijan, although UEFA has pledged support in this matter.
It should be noted that this is not the first time Mkhitaryan misses the matches of his team in Azerbaijan. In 2015, when he played for Borussia Dortmund, he has not played a Europa League match against “Gabala”. And in 2018, he missed the Arsenal match against “Karabakh” on the road.
While at Arsenal don’t know whether to go Mkhitaryan in the final of the Europa League in Baku.