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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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FootballZilla3289d ago (Edited 3289d 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_heroes3289d ago

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

FootballZilla3288d ago

how yo know your going to get a spanish team?

no_more_heroes3288d ago

just a feeling. An eerie, feeling of foreboding.

moha103288d ago

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

sokrates3288d ago

Its like saying: I really want to loose!

zico3288d 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

crazyturkey3288d ago (Edited 3288d ago )

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

Fagerborgbk3288d ago

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

zico3288d ago

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

pwneddemocrat3288d ago (Edited 3288d ago )

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

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

karim3288d ago

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

karim3288d ago

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

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