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Video: Jack de Menezes and Tom Sheen focus on Manchester City's crunch match against Bayern Munich

Red tide sweeps Porto aside

Bendtner hat-trick and stunning solo effort from Nasri fire Arsenal into quarter-finals of the Champions League

Walcott's dynamic display confounds critics

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Critics are right about Arsenal, admits Almunia

Manuel Almunia believes Arsenal have deserved their recent criticism for falling off the pace in the race for the Premier League title but the goalkeeper is confident his side can learn their lessons.

Arsenal and Hull fined over Emirates furore

Hull have been fined £40,000 and Arsenal £20,000 and both clubs warned over their future conduct for failing to control their players in a Barclays Premier League match at the Emirates Stadium on December 19.

Wenger predicts tight finish to league

Arsene Wenger believes the Barclays Premier League title race will go to the wire after seeing his Arsenal side's ambitions boosted by the 1-0 win over Liverpool at the Emirates Stadium.

Ramsey sparks Arsenal spree to plunge Portsmouth into despair

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Arsenal and Hull charged over ugly scenes

The Football Association have charged Arsenal and Hull with failing to control their players following the Barclays Premier League clash on 19 December.

Ancelotti hails Terry's Italian style

The Chelsea manager, Carlo Ancelotti, has described John Terry as a mixture of the Italian legends Franco Baresi and Paolo Maldini.

James Lawton: Benitez walks alone and directionless in the sad shadow of Shankly

The situation with Aquilani is becoming less a puzzle and more a scandal.

Wenger ignores Adebayor's Fabregas claims

Arsene Wenger insists his preparations for tomorrow's north London derby will not be affected by Emmanuel Adebayor's claims that Cesc Fabregas could leave Arsenal.

Hopes high as Aquilani makes bow

Liverpool's £20m Italian to face Arsenal tonight after finally overcoming injury

Walcott hit by fresh injury blow

Arsenal will be without Theo Walcott for up to a month because of a medial knee ligament injury.

Wenger claims Arsenal defeats were 'accidents'

Arsene Wenger insists Arsenal's two defeats in the Barclays Premier League have been "accidents".

Evra hits out at Arsenal tackles

Patrice Evra has hit out at the rough treatment by Arsenal players in their recent match, claiming they could have cost him an appearance in next week's Champions League final.

Wenger: 'You have to say, yes, United are the best'

Arsène Wenger once clinched the Double at Old Trafford. Tomorrow he goes there knowing a draw will hand Arsenal's rivals the title. Mark Fleming reports
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