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Arsenal crash out of Europa League after semi-final loss

The loss against Atletico Madrid means manager Arsene Wenger won't get the chance to win a final trophy before he leaves the club.
A 1-0 loss to Atletico Madrid in the second leg, combined with their 1-1 draw in the first leg, meant Arsenal had been beaten 2-1 on aggregate.
Atletico Madrid fans celebrate after winning the UEFA Europa League Semi Final second leg match between Atletico Madrid and Arsenal FC at Estadio Wanda Metropolitano on May 3, 2018 in Madrid, Spain.Getty Images
It wasn't the result the players...
Aaron Ramsey and Granit Xhaka of Arsenal looks dejected after the UEFA Europa League Semi Final second leg match between Atletico Madrid and Arsenal FC at Estadio Wanda Metropolitano on May 3, 2018 in Madrid, Spain.Getty Images
the fans...
Arsenal fans arrive for the UEFA Europa League Semi Final second leg match between Atletico Madrid and Arsenal FC at Estadio Wanda Metropolitano on May 3, 2018 in Madrid, Spain.Getty Images
or manager Arsene Wenger wanted.
Arsene Wenger, Manager of Arsenal looks dejected during the UEFA Europa League Semi Final second leg match between Atletico Madrid and Arsenal FC at Estadio Wanda Metropolitano on May 3, 2018 in Madrid, Spain.Getty Images
It was this man - Diego Costa - who ended the Gunners dream.
Diego Costa of Atletico Madrid in action during the UEFA Europa League Semi Final second leg match between Atletico Madrid and Arsenal FC at Estadio Wanda Metropolitano on May 3, 2018 in Madrid, Spain.Getty Images
The former Chelsea striker's incredible chip just before half-time gave Atletico Madrid the goal they needed.
Diego Costa of Atletico Madrid during the UEFA Europa League Semi Final second leg match between Atletico Madrid and Arsenal FC at Estadio Wanda Metropolitano on May 3, 2018 in Madrid, SpainGetty Images
That left Arsenal with ground to make up in the second half.
Arsenal players at the UEFA Europa League semi-final second leg football match between Club Atletico de Madrid and Arsenal FC.Getty Images
Aaron Ramsey gave them a chance minutes after half-time. But his touch let him down and the chance was wasted.
Aaron Ramsey of Arsenal reacts during the UEFA Europa League Semi Final second leg match between Atletico Madrid and Arsenal FC at Estadio Wanda Metropolitano on May 3, 2018 in Madrid, Spain.Getty Images
Things got worse for the Gunners when captain Laurent Koscielny was carried off on a with an Achilles injury.
Arsenal's French defender Laurent Koscielny is carried on a stretcher during the UEFA Europa League semi-final second leg football match between Club Atletico de Madrid and Arsenal FC at the Wanda Metropolitano stadium in Madrid on May 3, 2018.Getty Images
Wenger will leave the Gunners at the end of the season after 22 years in charge. He's never won a European trophy with the club, and this result means he never will.
Arsene Wenger, Manager of Arsenal looks on during the UEFA Europa League Semi Final second leg match between Atletico Madrid and Arsenal FC at Estadio Wanda Metropolitano on May 3, 2018 in Madrid, SpainGetty Images
It also means Arsenal will miss out on Champions League football for the second season in a row.
Arsenal's French forward Alexandre Lacazette stands on the field during the UEFA Europa League semi-final second leg football match between Club Atletico de Madrid and Arsenal FC at the Wanda Metropolitano stadium in Madrid on May 3, 2018Getty Images
Two-time champions Atletico will now face Marseille in the Europa League final in Lyon on 16 May.
Atletico players celebrate the opening goal during the UEFA Europa League semi-final second leg football match between Club Atletico de Madrid and Arsenal FC at the Wanda Metropolitano stadium in Madrid on May 3, 2018Getty Images