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Gunners blast Barca twice for victory

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Gunners blast Barca twice for victory


Arsenal came from behind to beat Barcelona 2-1 in the champions League first leg last 16 at the Emirates.
Barca took the lead in the first half thanks to David Villa and looked composed and in control.
Still, the second half told another tale and Arsenal drew level on 78 minutes when Robin van Persie beat keeper Victor Valdes at the near post for 1-1
Substitute Andrej Arshavin swept in the winner following a slick move worthy of Barca at their best to give the home side a 2-1 advantage going into the second leg at the Nou Camp on March 8.

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