Uefa comes hard on Fenerbahce

UEFA has banned Fenerbahce from participating in any European competition for 2years due to their involvement in match fixing. The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS), who gave the Turkish side the grace to play their two-legged Champions League playoff with Arsenal while they considered their appeal. In an official statement, the

Arsenal 2-0 Fenerbahce (5-0 agg): Match Report

Arsenal qualified for the Champions League group stages for the 16th straight year with a 2-0 win over Fenerbahce on Tuesday. Aaron Ramsey stole the show at the Emirates Stadium by grabbing both goals, wrapping up a comfortable 5-0 aggregate triumph. Were it Tottenham, the champagne would have been flowing and White Hart Lane

Good start was crucial for us – Walcott

Theo Walcott says a purposeful start laid the foundations for Arsenal's 3-0 victory against Fenerbahce in Istanbul on Wednesday night. Arsène Wenger's side controlled play for large periods but had to wait until the 51st minute for Kieran Gibbs to give them the lead. Aaron Ramsey and Olivier Giroud put the gloss on the win later in the

Fenerbahce games are key – Arsene Wenger

The Gunners will reach the group stage of EuropeÔÇÖs premier tournament for a 16th successive season if they can overcome Ersun YanalÔÇÖs side. Arsenal won 5-2 on their last visit to Sukru Saracoglu Stadium and Wenger insists that playing at the top level is vital for his team. ÔÇ£Yes of course [they

We must play with confidence in Turkey – Szczesny

Wojciech Szczesny┬ásays Arsenal must play with confidence if they are to beat Fenerbahce on Wednesday night.┬áThe Gunners head to Turkey for the first leg of their Champions League play-off tie on the back of a disappointing defeat to Aston Villa. But Szczesny says Ars├¿ne WengerÔÇÖs side enough quality to respond positively