Arsenal faced Monaco at Stade Louis II in the 2nd leg of the UEFA Champions League round of 16 game and won 2-0. However, that wasnai??i??t enough for the Gunners to go through to the Quarterfinals as they tragically got knocked out thanks to Monaco having superior away goals.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has revealed that despite being knocked out of the UEFA Champions League by Monaco, the French side do not deserve to be in the last eight.
Former Manchester United player, Gary Neville backs Arsenal to overcome the first-leg deficit against Monaco in the Champions League. All hopes of saving the Premier League from shame in the Champions League lie in Arsenal and Manchester Citya s hands. However, both teams have suffered a first-leg home defeat to their opponents and are clearly not the favourites to make it to the quarter-finals of the Champions League. Arsenal suffered a humiliating defeat in the first-leg of the round-of-16 in the Champions League at the hands of French side AS Monaco. When the draw was announced, Arsenal were the favourites to go through to the quarter-finals but AS Monaco produced a stellar performance in Arsenala s backyard and produced a shock result. Having lost the home leg 3-1, Arsenal have a monumental feat to achieve in the return leg if they wish to make progress in the Champions League. While the odds are definitely not in the favour of Gunners, […]
Arsenal travel to France and face Monaco in a desperate bid to find the three goals they need to qualify for the quarterfinals of the UEFA Champions League.
Arsenal center back Per Mertesacker has admitted that his side were too casual and were rightfully punished by Monaco in the 1st leg of the last 16 tie in the UEFA Champions League.
After a shocking performance at the Emirates Stadium last night when Arsenal lost 3-1 to AS Monaco, manager Arsene Wenger has come under the microscope for the umpteenth time this season. Wengera s side were poor and just werena t able to find the back of the net on the night, while they continued to be poor at the back. The defeat leaves the club on the brink of a fifth consecutive exit at this stage in the competition and the heat is certainly on the Frenchman who had said earlier that there will be no excuses for his team if they fail to go through this time. The Gunners, actually, went two goals down with Geoffrey Kondogbia and Dimitar Berbatov getting on the scorecard. They then pulled one back late in the game, through a delicious Oxlade-Chamberlain strike from outside the box, however, the midfielder was also responsible for losing possession in the killer third goal scored by Yannick […]
Arsenal welcomes AS Monaco for the first leg of the Round of 16 fixture in the UEFA Champions League.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger said that Monaco would be a tight game and the team are not taking anything for granted.
Premier League clubs are in talks with Monaco defender Layvin Kurzawa.
Arsenal are in for some positive news as recent reports have suggested midfilder Joao Moutinho is unhappy at AS Monaco and defender Fabian Schar is close to signing for the Gunners in January. Portuguese midfielder, Moutinho, has been recently linked with a move to Arsenal which may cost the Gunners close to a A?30 million. Latest reports indicate the 28-year old is unhappy at his current club, French side AS Monaco, and is keen to make his way to the Premier League. Formerly a FC Porto player, Joao Moutinho moved to Monaco in 2013 when the French club began its attempts to become one of Europeai??i??s top clubs. The Portuguese was recruited to the club along with James Rodriguez and Radamel Falcao. With both the Colombians having chosen to leave the club in just a season, Moutinho feels lost at Monaco and he is looking to follow in the footsteps of Falcao and James. According to the Daily Express, Moutinho […]