Arsene Wenger in focus

Tanya Simon
March 9, 2018

"The players are a bit affected by what happens because they want to win", said Wenger according to Express.

But the pessimism from plenty of Arsenal supporters actually stems from the fact they are wearing their blue away kit at the San Siro tonight and they reckon it's cursed.

While Alex Ferguson built several great teams over his Manchester United reign, Wenger's second act was less edifying once iconic players like Thierry Henry, Patrick Vieira and Dennis Bergkamp moved on.

Former Liverpool forward Fabio Borini was Gattuso's last introduction, but an apparent lack of cohesion between Milan's midfield and attack meant they continued to miss out in terms of clear-cut scoring chances.

President Nasser Al-Khelaifi is said to be disappointed with Unai Emery's failure to reach the quarter finals of the UEFA Champions League, following their 5-2 aggregate loss to Real Madrid in the round of 16.

Welbeck nearly pounced on a calamitous, looping Franck Kessie pass back to his goalkeeper for Arsenal's third just after the restart, but Milan's Ivorian midfielder was let off the hook as Donnarumma came to the rescue.

Therefore, there was optimism among the 70,000 Rossoneri fans inside the atmospheric San Siro that Gattuso's side could make a huge statement in front of a bigger European audience.

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Colombian keeper Ospina did well to beat Nikola Kalinic to a through ball when the substitute looked to be in on goal, as Arsenal closed out a much-needed win.

"When you have a bad week, players change their mind about their own quality". Dortmund's defence has been leaky conceding six goals in their last five games.

The Gunners have lost their last four matches in all competitions and will be looking to get back on the right track by putting in a strong performance in Milan.

He should have scored a second, clipping the crossbar shortly before Ramsey doubled the lead.

Seriously whats with all these stupid pics and tweets about going to milan, forget social media and focus on the game! The Italians had gone 10 games without losing between these defeats.

Mesut Ozil has become an Arsenal centurion, with the World Cup victor having now been involved in 100 Gunners goals.

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