Robin Van Persie Would 'Love' To Face Barcelona Or Real Madrid In Last 16 Of Champions League

Robin van Persie believes Arsenal have what it takes to end their five-year trophy drought after their 3-1 win against Partizan Belgrade secured their place in the last 16 of the Champions League for the 11th consecutive season.

The north London club sealed qualification thanks to a penalty from Van Persie and second half goals from Theo Walcott and Samir Nasri.

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FootballZilla2300d ago (Edited 2300d ago )

I think he would rather get any easier team like shalke 04.

Just noticed thar theres only for chances. Barca - Real - Shalke - Bayern. Soo they need to get Shalke.

no_more_heroes2300d ago

we're definitely getting one of the Spanish teams. I'd stake whatever-money-I-wish-I-had on it.

FootballZilla2300d ago

how yo know your going to get a spanish team?

no_more_heroes2299d ago

just a feeling. An eerie, feeling of foreboding.

moha102299d ago

If they do so, it`s gonna be a great dobbel match! Looking forward to it!

sokrates2299d ago

Its like saying: I really want to loose!

zico2299d ago

It doesn`t matter who you meeting now. If you want to win CL, then you have to beat all the­ strong teams. It is no difference between­ getting eliminated in this round and getting eliminated­ later.

And I think Arsenal are good enough to beat anyone they meet

crazyturkey2299d ago (Edited 2299d ago )

Just hope the whole team is fit for that date and Arsenal may have a big chance of winning against anyone.

Fagerborgbk2299d ago

I agree, but if the are meeting Barca in the form they are in now they will loose

zico2299d ago

Nasri, Van Perise and Fabregas can make even Barca to shake....

pwneddemocrat2299d ago (Edited 2299d ago )

Xavi alone can make arsenal shake.
Messi will be feared.

let's not forget what happened last CL to arsenal by barca eh ;)

karim2299d ago

Arsenal had like 5 players injured in that 4-1 Hammering so they were pretty unlucky

karim2299d ago

Arsenal Vs Barcelona : Beautiful football guaranteed
Even though Barca will win

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