Giroud grabs Cavani round the neck in half-time confrontation

The Gunners striker clearly wasn't happy with the PSG man's behaviour in the first half and appeared keen to express his anger at the half-time whistle

Olivier Giroud sent a message to Edinson Cavani as he grabbed his counterpart around the neck as the players were leaving the pitch at the end of a feisty first-half encounter between Arsenal and Paris St Germain in a crunch Champions League clash on Wednesday.

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It followed a rather unsavoury incident minutes before when Cavani appeared to throw a punch at Aaron Ramsey.

That behaviour seemed to upset Giroud who was determined to have a word with the PSG man.

Giroud initially put an arm around Cavani and had a quiet word before the striker snapped back, prompting an angry reaction from the France international.

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