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Wenger delight at AC win (AUDIO)

Wenger delight at AC win (AUDIO)


Fond memories of 2003 were rekindled last night for Arsenal fans. The Gunners of course remember their 5-1 triumph over Internazionale as one of the truly great performances in their history.

But rivals AC were meant to be a completely different opposition. The current Champions League holders, who had, at the very least, reached the last 8 of the competition for the past 6 years were outplayed and outclassed by Arsene Wenger's men throughout.

Just as it was looking as if extra-time would be needed, with the likes of Philippe Senderos missing fantastic chances, Cesc Fabregas smashed the ball low into the corner of Zelko Kalac's net from all of thirty yards before Emmanuel Adebayor finished off Theo Walcott's cross in injury time.

Speaking after the match, Arsene Wenger said it was the 'perfect' performance.

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Writer:Lee
Date:Wednesday March 5 2008
Time: 9:52AM

Comments

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As a Spurs fan, congratulations. I guess the only concern you must have is that you bossed the game but only scored very late. If Milan had held out then it would have gone to the lottery of penalties. Such possession needs to be turned into goals earlier and I think Wenger will be privately saying that.
Bran Mak Morn
05/03/2008 10:27:00
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Great result and performance. I would like to know where that milan/spurs fan is. He has gone very quiet.
SHOE HAMMER
05/03/2008 11:37:00
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Fair point BMM, but this is Milan who are very tough to crack down. The fact that we did so twice in a game is some achievement, and that needs to be seen in some perspective.
prits
05/03/2008 11:39:00
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SHOE HAMMER dont u come on here avin ago at spurs fan this topic is about EUROPE thats got nothing 2do withyou!!!!
dspurs64
05/03/2008 15:38:00
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Actually it's specifically about CL dspurs64 so the same can be applied to you, SHOE HAMMER has every right to comment on the unsurprising absence of that utter racist cock cannavaro, in all likelihood he's weeping whilst hiding under mamas apron strings.
nikolaijns
05/03/2008 18:16:00
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Perfect indeed Le Boss..Perfect indeed.
CoastarianGooner
05/03/2008 19:49:00
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Arsenal played very well, congrats on the win.
Paulinho
07/03/2008 00:05:00
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Bran Mak Morn.....You had loads of possession in the CC Final and scored an extra time winner. So im sure Randy will be privately saying that for future games.
goonerbird85
07/03/2008 21:07:00
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A quality quality performance
codbater
09/03/2008 15:56:00
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