Monaco's Bulgarian forward Dimitar Berbatov (R) celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the UEFA Champions League round of 16 first leg football match against Arsenal  on February 25, 2015
Result: Monaco stun Arsenal at the Emirates
Monaco stun Arsenal with a 3-1 win at the Emirates in the first leg of their last-16 tie in the Champions League.
Reaction
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger applauds while wearing his ridiculously oversized coat on February 15, 2015
Arsene Wenger can understand frustration of Arsenal fans
Arsene Wenger admits that he can understand those Arsenal fans who were unhappy with the 3-1 home defeat to Monaco in the Champions League.
Mar 1, 12:18
Arsenal striker Oliver Giroud reacts afetr missing a shot at goal against Vietnam during the international friendly match between Vietnam and Arsenal FC at My Dinh National Stadium on July 17, 2013
Olivier Giroud "embarrassed" by miss against Monaco
Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud admits that he is embarrassed by his miss in the Gunners' 3-1 defeat to Monaco in the Champions League.
Feb 28, 08:47
Arsenal's French striker Olivier Giroud celebrates scoring the equalising 2-2 goal during the English Premier League football match between Everton and Arsenall at Goodison Park in Liverpool, northwest England on August 23, 2014
Arsenal's Arsene Wenger hopes Olivier Giroud will not be affected by criticism
Arsene Wenger is hopeful that Olivier Giroud will not be affected by the criticism he's faced following his performance against Monaco on Wednesday.
Feb 27, 11:21
Michael Owen poses with a t-shirt at a Global Legends Series media event on October 27, 2014
Michael Owen 'not surprised' by Arsenal loss
Michael Owen takes a dig at Arsenal following their 3-1 defeat against Monaco in the Champions League.
Feb 26, 12:15
Per Mertesacker of Arsenal celebrates at the end of the UEFA Champions League Qualifier 2nd leg match between Arsenal and Besiktas at the Emirates Stadium on August 27, 2014
Arsenal defender Per Mertesacker "hurt" by Monaco defeat in Champions League
Arsenal defender Per Mertesacker admits that it "hurt" to lose to Monaco in the first leg of their last-16 Champions League tie.
Feb 26, 09:09
Monaco's Bulgarian forward Dimitar Berbatov (R) celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the UEFA Champions League round of 16 first leg football match against Arsenal  on February 25, 2015
Arsene Wenger blasts Arsenal's 'suicidal defending' in surprise Monaco defeat
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger congratulates Monaco on their 3-1 victory at the Emirates Stadium, before hitting out at his own players for their 'weak mentality'.
Feb 26, 07:08
Monaco's French midfielder Geoffrey Kondogbia celebrates scoring the opening goal during the UEFA Champions League round of 16 first leg football match against Arsenal  on February 25, 2015
Geoffrey Kondogbia: 'Monaco not surprised by win'
Geoffrey Kondogbia insists that Monaco were not surprised by their display in the 3-1 win over Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium.
Feb 26, 05:16
Monaco's Bulgarian forward Dimitar Berbatov (R) celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the UEFA Champions League round of 16 first leg football match against Arsenal  on February 25, 2015
Dimitar Berbatov: 'We deserved the win'
Dimitar Berbatov claims that AS Monaco were fully deserving of their 3-1 win over Arsenal in the Champions League on Wednesday evening.
Feb 25, 22:28
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger stands with hands on hips while wearing his ridiculous coat on January 18, 2015
Arsene Wenger: "It was a horrible night"
Arsene Wenger laments a "horrible night" for his Arsenal side as they lose 3-1 at home to AS Monaco in the Champions League.
Feb 25, 22:11
The Match
Player Ratings
Sports Mole rates how each player performed during Monaco's shock 3-1 victory over Arsenal in the first leg of their Champions League last-16 tie.
Analysis
Sports Mole takes an in-depth look at Monaco's shock 3-1 win over Arsenal in the first leg of their Champions League last-16 tie at the Emirates Stadium.
Match Report
Monaco stun Arsenal with a 3-1 win at the Emirates in the first leg of their last-16 tie in the Champions League.
Live Commentary
Relive Monaco's shock 3-1 victory over Arsenal at the Emirates as the Ligue 1 side put one foot in the quarter-finals of the Champions League.
HT Report
Geoffrey Kondogbia's strike gives Monaco a surprise 1-0 lead at half time against Arsenal in the last 16 of the Champions League at the Emirates.
Team News
Hector Bellerin and Kieran Gibbs start for Arsenal against Monaco in the first leg of the team's Champions League last-16 tie.
Preview
Sports Mole looks ahead to Arsenal's Champions League encounter against Arsene Wenger's former club Monaco.
Head to Head
Aug 3, 2014 4.20pm
Arsenal
0-1
Monaco

Wilshere (34'), Miquel (65'), Flamini (90')
Falcao (37')
Subasic (81')
Build-up
Arsenal's Spanish defender Nacho Monreal controls the ball as Chelsea's Belgian striker Kevin De Bruyne chases during the English League Cup fourth round football match on October 29, 2013
Arsenal defender Nacho Monreal predicts "even" Monaco tie
Arsenal defender Nacho Monreal claims that his team's Champions League last-16 tie against Monaco will be a "pretty even" encounter.
Feb 25, 11:44
Monaco's Croatian goalkeeper Danijel Subasic holds the ball during French L1 football match Reims vs Monaco on September 29, 2013
Danijel Subasic: Monaco "have nothing to fear" against Arsenal
Monaco keeper Danijel Subasic admits that Arsenal are big favourites heading into this evening's Champions League tie against AS Monaco, but says his side hold no fear.
Feb 25, 08:45
Monaco's Portuguese head coach Leonardo Jardim is pictured during the French L1 football match between Bastia (SCB) and Monaco (ASM) in Bastia, Corsica, France on October 25, 2014
Leonardo Jardim confident of Arsenal upset
Leonardo Joachim says that AS Monaco were happy to have been drawn against Arsenal in the Champions League, despite coming up against an in-form Gunners side.
Feb 25, 06:45
Arsenal's manager Arsene Wenger waits for the begining of the UEFA Champions League play-off football match Besiktas vs Arsenal at Ataturk Olympic Stadium on August 19, 2014
Arsene Wenger talks up Arsenal Champions League chances
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger believes that his side are almost at a point where they could begin challenging for European honours once again.
Feb 24, 22:58
Arsenal's French Manager Arsene Wenger gestures from the touchline during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Manchester City at the Emirates Stadium in London on March 29, 2014
Arsene Wenger fully focused on Monaco scalp
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger insists that there will be no room for nostalgia when he faces former club Monaco in the last 16 of the Champions League.
Feb 24, 22:46
Monaco's Portuguese head coach Leonardo Jardim is pictured during the French L1 football match between Bastia (SCB) and Monaco (ASM) in Bastia, Corsica, France on October 25, 2014
Leonardo Jardim: 'We are underdogs'
Monaco manager Leonardo Jardim acknowledges that his side are the underdogs going into their Champions League last-16 clash with Arsenal.
Feb 24, 19:54
Arsenal's manager Arsene Wenger waits for the begining of the UEFA Champions League play-off football match Besiktas vs Arsenal at Ataturk Olympic Stadium on August 19, 2014
Arsene Wenger unfazed by Monaco pressure
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says that talk of his side being favourites to go through at the expense of Monaco in the Champions League does not bother him.
Feb 24, 19:54
Monaco's Dimitar Berbatov celebrates after scoring the opening goal against Sochaux during their Ligue 1 match on March 8, 2014
Dimitar Berbatov expecting "difficult" Arsenal test
Monaco striker Dimitar Berbatov warns his teammates that Arsenal will be a "difficult" hurdle to overcome in the last 16 of the Champions League.
Feb 24, 19:35
Arsenal striker Danny Welbeck reacts after a missed chance on February 15, 2014
Danny Welbeck: 'Arsenal must look forward'
Danny Welbeck believes that Arsenal must stay positive ahead of the Champions League clash with Monaco.
Feb 24, 16:45
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain of Arsenal celebrates as he scores their third goal during the UEFA Champions League Group D match between Arsenal FC and RSC Anderlecht at Emirates Stadium on November 4, 2014
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain returns to training
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is in contention to claim a place in the Arsenal squad for the Champions League match against Monaco.
Feb 24, 16:42
Jack Wilshere of Arsenal lies injured after a tackle during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Manchester United at Emirates Stadium on November 22, 2014
Arsenal's Jack Wilshere expected to sit out Monaco visit
Arsenal are unlikely to have Jack Wilshere available for Wednesday's visit of Monaco in the Champions League last 16.
Feb 24, 13:45
Former England manager Glenn Hoddle is interviewed for British televison ahead of the UEFA Champions League football match between Benfica and Chelsea at Estadio da Luz in Lisbon, on March 26, 2012
Glenn Hoddle: 'Arsenal not good enough to win Champions League'
Glenn Hoddle believes that Arsenal do not have what it takes to win the Champions League this season.
Feb 24, 11:29
Arsenal midfielder Emmanuel Petit celebrates a goal against Nottingham Forest on August 17, 1998
Former Arsenal star Emmanuel Petit criticises current Gunners team
Arsenal have pretty players who are not "killers", according to former Gunner Emmanuel Petit.
Feb 24, 04:57
AS Monaco's Ivorian forward Lacina Traore (L) vies with Benfica's Argentinian midfielder Enzo Perez during the UEFA Champions League group C football match on February 23, 2015
Lacina Traore to undergo surgery
Monaco forward Lacina Traore will have surgery to correct the stress fracture of his right tibia.
Feb 23, 12:56
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger applauds while wearing his ridiculously oversized coat on February 15, 2015
Arsene Wenger wary of dangerous Monaco
Arsene Wenger says that Arsenal's last-16 Champions League tie with AS Monaco could go either way ahead of the upcoming first leg at the Emirates.
Feb 23, 00:22



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