Prince Albert II of Monaco said he feels for Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger after the Premier League club lost on Wednesday.
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
Leonardo Jardim hailed Monaco's organization as the French club stunned Arsenal in the first leg of their UEFA Champions League last-16 tie.
The Ligue 1 side offloaded stars last summer and looked ill-equipped for the Champions League, but its dismantling of Arsenal was its best performance this season
The Barcelona striker insisted he did nothing wrong despite television footage initially appearing to show him moving his head towards the hand of Martin Demichelis.
The Gunners were beaten 3-1 by Arsene Wenger's former side Monaco in the first leg of their Champions League last-16 clash at the Emirates Stadium on Wednesday.
The Arsenal boss was upset with the way his side defended against Monaco.
The former Manchester United striker scored the second as Monaco ran out a 3-1 winner at the Emirates to seize control of the tie.
Arsenal has it all to do in its UEFA Champions League last-16 tie with Monaco as it succumbed to a 3-1 defeat on Wednesday.
Goals from Geoffrey Kondogbia, Dimitar Berbatov and Yannick Carrasco secured a shock win for Leonardo Jardim's men to leave the Gunners' Champions League hopes in tatters.
Tim Howard's calamitous display against Leicester City will not see him dropped by Roberto Martinez for Everton's Europa League clash.
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The Gunners have failed to progress beyond the last-16 stage of the competition in each of the past four seasons but the attacker says he is paying little attention to history.
The former Camp Nou forward lavished praise on the Uruguayan after he won the match at Manchester City for Luis Enrique's men.
The manager is wary of the former Tottenham and Man United man and says he is able to remain playing at the top level due to his great technique and footballing intelligence.
The 19-year-old midfielder's contract is reportedly set to expire at the end of the season, when he would be free to join a new club much like the Frenchman did in 2012.
The French side recently clocked up 1,400 minutes without conceding a goal in regulation play and defensive strength is key to its chances of beating Arsenal
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
The Barcelona star was the subject of taunts from one Portuguese-speaking home supporter.
Manchester City lined up with Sergio Aguero and Edin Dzeko up front, but Barcelona dominated in the 2-1 road win.
The Manchester City goalkeeper hopes his side can beat Barcelona after he saved a late penalty in a 2-1 first-leg defeat.
It may have been Lionel Messi spotted at a casino earlier this week but Manuel Pellegrini took the biggest gamble with an ill-judged selection, and is lucky to still be in the tie