Defenders have failed to nail down a place at the Emirates
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The dubious honour of topping Group B may still be within Arsenal's grasp but perhaps of greater significance on Tuesday night is a need to produce a display that suggests their season is not in irreversible decline.
Arsenal completed one of the most remarkable comebacks in football last night when they recovered from 4-0 down against Reading to win 7-5.
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The Way I See It: The full-backs rip forward in support of inflexible wingers in a grim reprise of Seventies football dystopia
Man-for-man marking from the Euro 2012 match at the Municipal Stadium in Wroclaw
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Ferguson's fresher squad expose all Wenger's limitations
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Gaël Clichy looks certain to join Manchester City tomorrow, in a move that could see the left-back become the first of several star players to leave Arsenal this summer. The Ivory Coast striker Gervinho will, however, arrive on the same day, from Lille.
Johan Djourou is one of few Arsenal players who will look back at this season as a success after putting his year-long injury nightmare behind him. Switzerland defender Djourou missed virtually the whole of last term and the World Cup after undergoing surgery on a serious knee problem.
Under-pressure Arsenal manager rules out summer spending spree or coaching reform / Frenchman will not give up on title race
As if the task of taking on Barcelona in the Nou Camp were not hard enough, Arsenal have to do it with injury ruling out key players. It's a job and a half with a full squad, but with the injuries Arsenal have got it is going to be a lot more difficult.