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Was Wenger’s BIG mistake his Arsenal team selection?

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I am not one of the Arsenal fans calling for the head of Arsene Wenger today as I place a large part of the blame firmly on the shoulders of the under performing players, especially Per Mertesacker, Mesut Ozil and Olivier Giroud. But the manager has to take his share of the blame. For one [...]

The European cannon is(n’t) here

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The Champions League returned to North London this week after the winter sabbatical we were back down to the bare knuckle business of knockout football, albeit with our noses bloodied and our glass jaw exposed. Arsenal under the lights, the ear splitting falsetto of the theme tune before kickoff, the crisp, sense softening kiss of continental lager in far flung town squares.

Monaco: Match report and Player Ratings

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When the draw was made someone (no names mentioned but it was MickyDidit), told me that he would not go to Monaco because the away leg would be a dead rubber he was right :-(

Essentially we were rubbish all over the pitch. It is all well and good Mr Wenger being furious at the lack of professionalism evidenced by having 10 players in the opposition half in the 93rd minute just after scoring what could have been a tie-saving goal, but who trains these blokes?

Champions League: Worrying signs as Monaco conquer Arsenal

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Champions League: Worrying signs as Monaco conquer Arsenal - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Monaco thrashed Arsenal 3-1 at the Emirates yesterday and here is why it should be a huge worry for Arsene Wenger.

Looking back at the time when the draw was made, Arsenal fans were arguably the happiest lot as compared to the fans of the other two English teams in the competition.

Tactics Review: Arsenal 1-3 Monaco

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Arsenal tactics Arsene Wenger probably had the pace of Monaco down the flanks in mind when he changed his full-backs to start with the quicker pair...

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Why I blame the Arsenal players NOT Wenger

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Monaco game not Wenger's fault by Sam P Arsenal have just suffered a massive and disappointing blow and there is little chance that Arsene Wenger is going to take a massive chunk of the flak. While I agree with the general priciple that the man in charge is essentially responsible, I think that this would [.

Champions League: Arsenal 1-3 Monaco – Groundhog Day For Gunners After Yet Another Euro-Flop (Photos & Highlights)

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By Alan Duffy

Arsenal 1-3 Monaco Champions League Last 16 First Leg 25h February 2015

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It was Groundhog Day at the Emirates on Wedensday night as the Gunners once again collapsed in the first leg of their Last 16 clash with Monaco.

Watch Arsenal 1-3 Monaco match highlights [VIDEO]

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Former Tottenham striker Dimitar Berbatov returned to haunt Arsenal as Monaco secured a 3-1 win in the first leg of their last 16 Champions League tie at the Emirates Stadium.

The French side, whom Gunners boss Arsene Wenger guided to the Ligue 1 title in 1988, had been viewed as one of the weaker seeds for the knockout stages, but proved anything but as Arsenal failed to get out of first gear and were punished as Olivier Giroud had a night to forget, missing several good chances.

Watch Arsenal 1-3 Monaco match highlights [VIDEO]

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Former Tottenham striker Dimitar Berbatov returned to haunt Arsenal as Monaco secured a 3-1 win in the first leg of their last 16 Champions League tie at the Emirates Stadium.

The French side, whom Gunners boss Arsene Wenger guided to the Ligue 1 title in 1988, had been viewed as one of the weaker seeds for the knockout stages, but proved anything but as Arsenal failed to get out of first gear and were punished as Olivier Giroud had a night to forget, missing several good chances.

Champions League Upsets As Arsenal and Atleti Lose

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Former Manchester United striker Dimitar Berbatov rolled back the years to score as Monaco pulled off the biggest upset in the round of 16 play as they beat Arsenal 3-1 at the Emirates to all but lock up a place in the quarter finals.

The 34-year-old Berbatov scored the match winner and it mean that none of the three English sides left in the competition won their first leg games, Chelsea having been held 1-1 by defending French champions Paris Saint Germain last week.

Olivier Giroud’s words come back to bite him after Arsenal 1-3 Monaco

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Olivier Giroud So Far 6 Shots 0 On Target (@StatsZone Image) #AFC #Arsenal pic.twitter.com/nD1HA48AgI EPL Stat Man...

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One of the eight best in Europe

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What happened to Arsenal? They lost 1-3 at home to Monaco in a match that all Arsenal fans probably expected would give them a comfortable victory before the away match. No Arsenal fan could have imagined that Monaco could defeat them, and perhaps that is what happened: the players were infected by this underestimation of an opponent that may not be among the fashionable cream of Europe, but is

Arsenal v Monaco review – Stunned Gunners killed by caution

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It was important for Arsenal to get a good start and put early pressure on Monaco tonight and we did that for about FIVE MEASLY MINUTES, and it was all downhill from there. After using our pace and the wide areas well and getting the French team in a bit of a spin, the visitors [...]

Official teams and preview of Arsenal v Monaco

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Arsene Wenger has made two changes to the line up that saw Arsenal take a two goal lead and hold on against Crystal Palace at the weekend and it will be no surprise to most fans that both are in the full back position. So Hector Bellerin comes back in and Kieran Gibbs returns for [...]

Confirmed team news: Arsenal vs Monaco lineups

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Arsenal team to play Monaco #Arsenal team to play @AS_Monaco: Ospina, Bellerin, Mertesacker, Koscielny, Gibbs, Coquelin, Cazorla, Sanchez, Ozil,...

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Arsenal vs Monaco and Leverkusen vs Atletico Madrid: TV times and open thread

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After two entertaining 2-1 matches in the UEFA Champions League yesterday, we have two more matches in store today with Arsenal hosting Monaco, while Atletico Madrid travels to Bayer Leverkusen.

Here's today's TV schedule for viewers/readers in the United States:

Arsenal vs Monaco, 2:45pm ET, FOX Sports 1 andFOX Soccer 2Go
Leverkusen vs Atletico Madrid, 2:45pm ET, FOX Sports 2andFOX Soccer 2Go

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Arsenal vs Monaco and Leverkusen vs Atletico Madrid: TV times and open thread

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After two entertaining 2-1 matches in the UEFA Champions League yesterday, we have two more matches in store today with Arsenal hosting Monaco, while Atletico Madrid travels to Bayer Leverkusen.

Here's today's TV schedule for viewers/readers in the United States:

Arsenal vs Monaco, 2:45pm ET, FOX Sports 1 andFOX Soccer 2Go
Leverkusen vs Atletico Madrid, 2:45pm ET, FOX Sports 2andFOX Soccer 2Go

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—Get a free 7-day trial to FOX Soccer 2GO to watch Champions League and Europa League matches.

Photos: Wenger out – Cardboard cut-out of Arsenal boss included in programme

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Wenger (cut) out. Arsenal programme pic.twitter.com/kvQoDZ1Jxu Rob Harris (@RobHarris) February 25, 2015 The jokes have already started...

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Will the REAL Arsenal PLEASE stand up?

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To be fair to Arsenal, we have recovered somewhat from a shaky start to the season and are now playing better football. Most of the time at least, but there are still real concerns about our consistency. And with a great chance for the Gunners to go further in the elite Champions League tournament than [.

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How did Arsenal become so VINCIBLE?

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Arsenal could hardly have played a worse game right before Sky Sports showed the recently released video celebrating the amazing achievements of our best team ever; 'the invincibles' side that won the 2003-04 season without a single defeat. I watched it again anyway to cheer myself up. But in a way it was the perfect [.

´Brainless´ Arsenal stuck in time warp! How to get out?

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I can just imagine Arsene Wenger getting the Arsenal team (full of talent and experience all over the pitch) just before the Champions League first leg at the Emirates last night. `Right lads what I want you to do is panic if we don´t get an early goal and throw everyone forward. Leave just one [...

Arsenal need some leaders or we’ll never change

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Gutted! by CT Before tonight's game with Monaco, I was fairly optimistic after four years of drawing against stronger opponents and only being narrowly defeated, we finally had a great opportunity to make it through to the quarter finals of the Champions League. But after watching that absolutely disgusting display, which took me by surprise [.

Arsenal and Man City’s losses highlight the fall of English football

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Arsenal and Man City's losses highlight the fall of English football - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

It's not an unusual phenomenon anymore to not have a single English side realistically challenging for Europe's most elite club competition, is it? We would like to see the Premier League sides do well, but in our hearts we know that it isn't going to happen.

Serie A club CONFIRMS Arsenal transfer target talks?

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This one of many Arsenal transfer rumours will simply not go away and every time we hear about a new piece of the puzzle it suggests that Arsene Wenger really is very interested in the young Argentina born striker Paulo Dybala, dubbed by some as the new Sergio Aguero, due to his attributes and scoring [.

Is there an end to Arsenal’s weak mentality?

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Is there an end to Arsenal's weak mentality? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Following Arsenal's 1-3 loss at the hands of Monaco in first leg of the round of 16 in the Champions League, Arsene Wenger has blasted his side's weak mentality and abysmal defending. Conceding three away goals will thus put the Gunners on the brink of elimination by the hands of the French side.

Arsenal ‘mentally not ready’ – Are you kidding, Arsene?

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Arsenal 'mentally not ready' Are you kidding, Arsene? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Arsenal face yet another humiliating exit from the Round 16 Champions League stage, after losing out 3-1 to Monaco at the Emirates.

Arguably one of the worst performances of the season from Arsenal, it led Arsene Wenger to criticize his team after math, saying "suicidal" defending cost them the match, if not the tie.

We know Wilshere and Szczesny – but who are Arsenal’s other smokers?

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I am sure that the Arsenal and France striker Olivier Giroud was just trying to diffuse the situation, perhaps with a typical Gallic shrug of the shoulders, but I am not so sure how well his words will be received by his Arsenal team mates, or by the manager for that matter. Arsene Wenger has [...]

Arsenal were awful – Wenger can’t motivate them any more….

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What can the Arsenal fan do? Arsene will not be sacked even if we get relegated.. by KM Well there you have it. Arsenal beaten by a terrible Monaco side 3:1 at the Emirates. Worse than the result was the performance. Not one player had any sort of character. I really saw an uninterested side. [...]

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Manchester United have a “good chance” to sign £30m Arsenal target

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Manchester United have a "good chance" to sign £30m Arsenal target - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United winger Nani has spoken highly of his Sporting team mate William Carvalho and says the Portugal midfielder is ready to move to the Premier League.

Louis van Gaal will be looking to a sign top midfield enforcer in the summer, and Carvalho is one of his preferred targets.

United superstar congratulates Monaco for beating Arsenal

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United superstar congratulates Monaco for beating Arsenal - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United superstar Radamel Falcao has rubbed salts into Arsenal's wounds by taking to Twitter and congratulating parent club Monaco after the French side's 3-1 win over the Gunners in the Champions League on Wednesday night.

Football manager 2015: Key tips when starting a new save

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Football manager 2015: Key tips when starting a new save - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Football Manager has grown into one of the most popular games across the globe over the last few years and with millions of users devoting a lot of their time to the game, here are a few tips that could help you build a dynasty and challenge your friends with your imperious squad.

Arsenal and Chelsea target in talks for summer transfer

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Arsenal and Chelsea target in talks for summer transfer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

You've got to feel for Sami Khedira. Over the past 18 months, the midfielder has grown from indispensable for Real Madrid to being a liability. Sandwiched in between is the World Cup win in Brazil.

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Arsenal v Monaco Player Ratings – NO MOTM!

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Arsenal 1 -3 Monaco Player Ratings by KJ Ospina – 4 Shocking keeping tonight. Spilled numerous catches and conceded goals that should've been saved in my opinion, especially the first one. Bellerin – 4 Completely out of his depth which is worrying. Hasn't really kicked on at all after his good game against City.

Analysis of a NIGHTMARE night for Arsenal

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Lack of effort, concentration and luck reasons why Arsenal lost v Monaco. by MV Arsenal v Monaco was a nightmare to Arsenal Fans around the world. Arsenal played horribly and even when Arsenal got back into the game, the team dug themselves into another huge hole. I was reading a lot of comments after the [.

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GIF Video- Olivier Giroud miss vs Monaco for Arsenal 2015- Giroud’s missed chances against ASM Champions League

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Video Leonardo Jardim celebration vs Arsenal 2015- Mourinho like from Monaco manager

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Video Leonardo Jardim celebration vs Arsenal 2015- Mourinho like from Monaco manager is a post from Soccer Blogger. Follow Soccer Blogger on Twitter Monaco manager Leonardo Jardim (VIDEO BELOW) evoked memories of a similar celebration from Jose Mourinho years ago by running down the touchline at the end of his side's 3-1 win over Arsenal [.

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Owen annoys Arsenal fans – As if we need it!

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The former Liverpool striker Michael Owen believes people give too much credit to Arsenal, whose Champions League dreams were left in tatters after defeat to AS Monaco. Goals from Geoffrey Kondogbia, Dimitar Berbatov and Yannick Ferreira Carrasco resulted in an astonishing 3-1 home defeat for the Gunners, who scored through Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.

Arsenal target set for improved terms at current club

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Lyon will try to stave off interest from Arsenal in attacking midfielder Nabil Fekir by offering his a pay-rise, according to the French side's...

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“We wanted to win more than Arsenal”, says Monaco striker Dimitar Berbatov

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Dimitar Berbatov insists that his Monaco team 'wanted to win more than' Arsenal after the French...

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Is Giroud Arsenal’s very own Diego Costa?

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The French centre-forward Olivier Giroud is adamant that he can prove to Arsenal fans that he is as good as Chelsea's Costa or Man City's Aguero, and is trying to convince Arsene Wenger that he has no need to go for Jackson Martinez to bolster the Gunners forward line. He told L'Equipe: "I don't have [.