Arsenal had problems before kick off. Per Mertesacker and TR7 were sent back home from the team hotel with flu. Ironic as the players had received their jabs last week. Thomas Vermaelen returned to the fold, preferred over a Sagna move to the middle with a Jenks on the right.
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Arsenal put on one of the most professional displays of European football I’ve seen in the Wenger-post-trophy era. Arsenal behaved themselves and avoided any ill-disciplined temptations that would have damaged our performance in the past. Questions were rightfully raised about Wenger’s propensity to deal with teams in the upper echelons of the game, but many… Read more »
“I believe we lost the first game because we wanted to win it at any cost and we exposed ourselves. I don’t think it will affect us. It will strengthen the resolve of my team to show a different level.” Yes we did Arsene. Tonight, we need to play with the mindset that a draw… Read more »