An impressive start to Gerrard's managerial career sees Rangers enter the clash on the back of securing qualification to the Europa League group stage for the first time in eight years, and the former England captain says his players are in confident mood ahead of the match.
The Gunners have been drawn in Group E and will take on Portuguese side Sporting Lisbon, Azerbaijan giants Qarabag FK and Ukrainian outfit Vorskla.
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Chelsea and Arsenal, who respectively finished fifth and sixth in the Premier League last season, are both in pot one.
Seventeen teams gain direct entry to the group stage, with ten teams directly transferring from the Champions League play-offs and third qualifying round.
Meanwhile, NAIJ.com had earlier reported Diego Costa scored the only goal that powered Atletico Madrid into the final of this year's Europa League.
That pot also features Lazio, Sevilla, Villarreal, Bayer Leverkusen, Zenit St Petersburg, Dynamo Kiev, Besiktas, Red Bull Salzburg, Olympiakos and Anderlecht. You can view a complete guide to the Europa League here .