Olympiacos v Arsenal - Preview

Hector Bellerin battles for the ball

The Gunners take on Olympiacos at Emirates Stadium in the Champions League.

You can find out more about their opponents below:


Olympiacos Full name: Olympiacos
Manager: Marco Silva
Club colours: Red and white shirt, white shorts, red socks
Nickname:The Reds


Three facts about Olympiacos:

  • Arsenal and Olympiakos have been paired in the same Champions League group for the fourth time in the last seven seasons.
  • The Gunners need to win but two goals or score three times and win by a goal advantage to qualify
  • Six of the previous seven encounters in the Champions League have ended in a home win.


Esteban Cambiasso OlympiacosStar Man: Esteban Cambiasso
The experienced midfielder is a Champions League winner with Inter Milan. Previously at Leicester City, the Argentine is comfortable on the ball and strong in the tackle.