AC Milan v Arsenal Tickets – San Siro Stadio, Milan

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Champions League – AC Milan v Arsenal FC

The Rossoneri have failed to beat English Premier League sides at this stage of the competition in the past four years. 

 

Arsenal FC travels to face Serie A top tier AC Milan in an upcoming clash at San Siro Stadio in Milan against the Italian giants in order to stay in the Champions League in the last 16 of the competition.The London club along with Chelsea FC are the last remaining Barclays Premier League sides in the competition following the relegation  of Manchester United and Manchester City to the Europa League in the group phase.

Arsenal boss, Arsene Wenger fondly remembers Arsenal’s 2-0 win in the San Siro in 2008. “I felt it was such a great night because we stayed faithful to our game and played without complexity,” he said. “I remember that even Milan said that the better team won. So let’s keep that in our memory and repeat the same performance.

“AC Milan are always a team who, the way they are built, can score at any time,” said Arsenal Wenger. “You always have to push for a goal when you play away in the first leg because it gives you a cushion for the second leg.

“The system rewards the audacious away from home. The way it is with the away goal, you have to be focused to score and therefore it is important that you play your game.”

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Champions League 2010 draw – last 16

Barcelona faces Arsenal in the last draw

Champions League 2010 draw – last 16

Milan vs Tottenham
Valencia vs Schalke
Inter vs Bayern
Lyon vs Real Madrid
Arsenal vs Barcelona
Marseille vs Manchester United
København vs Chelsea

Arsenal and Barcelona will play again, the Gunners lost to Barca last season at the quarter final stage. Arsenal will be looking for revenge and to assert themselves.

“It is a tough draw for us,” said Gunners secretary David Miles. “But given that Barcelona got the better of us last year we feel that the time is right and that we can turn the tables this time. Lionel Messi is obviously one of the quality players in Europe and manager Arsène Wenger will have done his homework. He is their main danger man.”

Tottenham will once again travel to the San Siro to face AC Milan.

Manchester United and Chelsea seem to have easier draws - Red Devils face Marseille and the Blues face FC Copenhagen.

Inter Milan and Bayern Munich were drawn against each other. “It is a very interesting draw,” said Bayern director Karl Hopfner: “It is a very interesting draw to meet them again so soon after last season’s final. We are looking forward to it but both of us have not started that well in the league or the Champions League.”

The last remaining tie is between Lyon and Real Madrid.

Round of 16 draw – UEFA match background

AS Roma (ITA) v FC Shakhtar Donetsk (UKR)
AC Milan (ITA) v Tottenham Hotspur FC (ENG)
Valencia CF (ESP) v FC Schalke 04 (GER)
FC Internazionale Milano (ITA) v FC Bayern München (GER)
Olympique Lyonnais (FRA) v Real Madrid CF (ESP)
Arsenal FC (ENG) v FC Barcelona (ESP)
Olympique de Marseille (FRA) v Manchester United FC (ENG)
FC København (DEN) v Chelsea FC (ENG)

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