Dec 11, 2013 at 7.45pm UK at ​Stadio San Paolo
Napoli
2-0
Arsenal
Higuain (73'), Callejon (90')
Mertens (36'), Dzemaili (41'), Fernandez (84')
FT(HT: 0-0)

Arteta (63'), Giroud (66'), Ramsey (84')
Arteta (76')

Arsenal investigate why fans were delayed to Napoli clash

Arsenal's French midfielder Mathieu Flamini vies with Napoli's Swiss midfielder Blerim Dzemaili (L) during the UEFA Champions League group F football match on December 11, 2013
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Arsenal launch an investigation into why fans were delayed in getting to their Champions League clash against Napoli in Italy.

Arsenal have announced that they have launched an investigation into why fans were delayed in getting to the club's Champions League clash against Napoli last night.

The North London outfit are said to have organised special buses for supporters to ensure that their following support got to the Stadio Sao Paulo safely, but many were delayed and got caught up in traffic.

A statement from Arsenal said: "We are aware of the problems our travelling supporters had on Wednesday night and in particular their late arrival at the game.

"We are very disappointed for our fans that they had a difficult evening but the circumstances were beyond our control. We have launched an investigation to work out precisely what happened."

Arsenal ended up progressing into the final 16 of the tournament, despite losing 2-0 to Napoli.

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger prior to kick-off against Crystal Palace on October 26, 2013
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