Bayern Munich Receive Returning Star Boost Ahead of Arsenal Game
- Author: Julie Sanders Feb 14, 2017,
Feb 14, 2017, 19:42
The two sides played a 1-1 draw at the same venue in March 2014, and their chances of ending this fixture in a draw after normal regulation period goes for (4.60).
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has explained that discussions have been held between him and German star Mesut Ozil as the Frenchman is confused that the midfielder is lacking confidence.
Ozil has now gone eight matches without scoring, and his combined goal and assist rate has dropped dramatically in 2017.
Charlie Nicholas has predicted that Bayern Munich will beat Arsenal in the Champions League on Wednesday night.
"It is the first time for me, but I know that Bayern have regularly knocked out Arsenal in recent years".
Lehmann also criticised the state of English clubs, claiming Premier League sides don't realise their potential like they should.
Maybe this isn't the Barca team of a few years ago but it is when people start to doubt them that they start to really turn on the style.
Sanchez scored both goals in a 2-0 win over Hull City last weekend and his pace and movement at the apex of the Arsenal attack could prove the difference against Bayern's back line.
Paul Clement says he is happy to take time out from Swansea's Premier League relegation scrap to help plot Arsenal's Champions League downfall.
To be fair, Ospina performed well and played a key role in helping us progress as group winners but it was still understood that Wenger would revise his goalkeeping options when we got to the knockout stages of the competition.
"I felt he was not completely confident technically [on Saturday],' Wenger said".
A monumental performance is now needed at the Allianz Arena for Arsenal to have any hope of progressing into the quarter-finals, with the second leg at the Emirates Stadium.