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Arsenal can win in Munich, insists Wenger

Published on Mar 13, 2013 6:15 AM
 
Arsenal FC's headcoach French Arsene Wenger attends a press conference ahead of the UEFA Champions League round of 16 second leg football match between FC Bayern Munich and FC Arsenal London in the stadium in Munich, southern Germany, on March 12, 2013. -- FILE PHOTO: AFP

MUNICH, Germany (AFP) - Arsene Wenger has said Arsenal must draw on all their European experience in their bid to over-turn a 3-1 first-leg deficit and beat Bayern Munich in Wednesday's Champions League last 16 clash.

Hosts Bayern are overwhelming favourites for the second leg at Munich's Allianz Arena after their comfortable win at Emirates Stadium three weeks ago.

Wenger's side arrive in Munich needing to score at three times and are bidding to avoid losing in the Round of 16 of the Champions League for the third year running.

Their task has been made more difficult without goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny, star midfielder Jack Wilshere and defender Bacary Sagna.

 
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