Oct 1, 2013 at 7.45pm UK at ​Emirates Stadium

2-0

Ozil (8'), Giroud (15')
FT(HT: 2-0)
Result: Arsenal overcome Napoli
Result: Arsenal overcome Napoli
First-half goals from Mesut Ozil and Olivier Giroud prove enough for Arsenal to overcome Napoli 2-0 at the Emirates Stadium.
Reaction
Napoli's Lorenzo Insigne is congratulated by team mate Marek Hamsik after scoring his team's second goal against Dortmund during their Champions League group match on September 18, 2013
Marek Hamsik credits "devastating" Arsenal
Napoli midfielder Marek Hamsik admits that Arsenal were worthy winners in the Champions League last night, branding his side's showing as "terrible".
Oct 2, 13:12
Napoli's Lorenzo Insigne and Arsenal's Aaron Ramsey battle for the ball during their Champions League match on October 1, 2013
Aaron Ramsey confident of beating Borussia Dortmund
Aaron Ramsey believes that Arsenal have what it takes to beat Borussia Dortmund when the two teams meet in the Champions League.
Oct 2, 13:03
Arsenal's Mesut Ozil is congratulated by teammates after scoring the opening goal against Napoli during their Champions League group match on October 1, 2013
Mesut Ozil dedicates goal to Arsenal fans
Mesut Ozil dedicates his first goal for Arsenal to the club's fans following Tuesday's 2-0 victory over Napoli in the Champions League.
Oct 2, 12:29
Arsenal's Olivier Giroud celebrates with team mate Mesut Ozil after scoring his team's second goal against Napoli during their Champions League group match on October 1, 2013
Arsene Wenger: 'Mesut Ozil has lifted Arsenal'
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger believes that Mesut Ozil has brought a new-found confidence to the club following Tuesday's Champions League win over Napoli.
Oct 2, 11:09
Napoli's Swiss midfielder Valon Behrami takes part in a press conference on September 17, 2013
Valon Behrami: 'Napoli were poor at Arsenal'
Valon Behrami says that Napoli did not play well during their Champions League clash at Arsenal on Tuesday.
Oct 2, 06:45
Arsenal's Mesut Ozil is congratulated by teammates after scoring the opening goal against Napoli during their Champions League group match on October 1, 2013
Mathieu Flamini happy with Arsenal return
Mathieu Flamini says that he is happy he rejoined Arsenal in the summer following their recent hot streak.
Oct 2, 06:37
Arsenal's Olivier Giroud celebrates with team mate Mesut Ozil after scoring his team's second goal against Napoli during their Champions League group match on October 1, 2013
Olivier Giroud hails "unbelievable" Mesut Ozil understanding
Olivier Giroud says that Mesut Ozil has made a big impact since joining Arsenal following their win in the Champions League.
Oct 2, 06:27
Arsenal's Olivier Giroud celebrates with team mate Mesut Ozil after scoring his team's second goal against Napoli during their Champions League group match on October 1, 2013
Mikel Arteta plays down Arsenal form
Mikel Arteta says that Arsenal have not won anything yet despite their recent good form in all competitions.
Oct 2, 06:14
Generic image of a locker room
Napoli fans attack North London restaurant
A group of Napoli fans are accused of attacking a restaurant in North London and hospitalising a middle-aged man ahead of their Champions League match against Arsenal on Tuesday.
Oct 2, 00:28
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger on the touchline during his team's Champions League group match against Napoli on October 1, 2013
Arsene Wenger hails "amazing" Arsenal display
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is overjoyed with his side's performance against Napoli in their 2-0 victory in the Champions League.
Oct 1, 22:45
Napoli coach Rafael Benitez prior to kick-off during the Champions League match against Borussia Dortmund on September 18, 2013
Rafael Benitez: "We lost confidence"
Napoli coach Rafael Benitez says that his side never regained their confidence after Arsenal took a 2-0 lead after 16 minutes.
Oct 1, 22:25
Arsenal's Mikel Arteta in action against Wigan during their Premier League match on May 14, 2013
Arsenal's Mikel Arteta hails Napoli win
Arsenal midfielder Mikel Arteta hails his side's performance in their 2-0 victory over Napoli in the Champions League on Tuesday.
Oct 1, 22:10
The Match
Analysis
Sports Mole takes an in-depth look at Arsenal's stunning 2-0 win over Napoli at the Emirates this evening.
Match Report
First-half goals from Mesut Ozil and Olivier Giroud prove enough for Arsenal to overcome Napoli 2-0 at the Emirates Stadium.
Live Commentary
Sports Mole brings you live text coverage of the Champions League Group F match between Arsenal and Napoli at the Emirates.
HT Report
Mesut Ozil and Olivier Giroud score early in the first half to hand Arsenal a 2-0 lead against Napoli at the break.
Team News
Tomas Rosicky starts for Arsenal against Napoli, who are without Gonzalo Higuain in their starting lineup.
Preview
Sports Mole looks ahead to Tuesday's encounter between Arsenal and Napoli in the Champions League.
Head to Head
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Build-up
Napoli's Gonzalo Higuain in action against Bologna on August 25, 2013
Gonzalo Higuain "honoured" by Arsenal interest
Napoli striker Gonzalo Higuain admits that he was "honoured" to be linked with a move to Arsenal over the summer.
Oct 1, 12:31
Goran Pandev of Napoli celebrates with his team-mates after scoring the opening goal during the Serie A match between Genoa CFC and SSC Napoli at Stadio Luigi Ferraris on September 28, 2013
Napoli owner Aurelio De Laurentiis: 'We'll play without fear against Arsenal'
Napoli owner Aurelio De Laurentiis insists that his club will play without fear when they take on Arsenal in the Champions League tonight.
Oct 1, 09:45
Arsene Wenger talks to the press before an Arsenal Champions League game.
Arsene Wenger: 'Arsenal are Champions League contenders'
Arsene Wenger says that Arsenal can win the Champions League this year if they get out of the group stages.
Oct 1, 08:21
Napoli's Gonzalo Higuain in action against Bologna on August 25, 2013
Report: Gonzalo Higuain to miss Arsenal clash
Gonzalo Higuain will miss Napoli's clash with Arsenal, while Raul Albiol is doubtful, according to Italian media.
Oct 1, 07:33
Napoli coach Rafael Benitez prior to kick-off during the Champions League match against Borussia Dortmund on September 18, 2013
Rafael Benitez: 'Napoli can win Serie A and Champions League'
Rafael Benitez says that Napoli can win both the Champions League and Serie A this season.
Oct 1, 06:53
Napoli's Lorenzo Insigne is congratulated by team mate Marek Hamsik after scoring his team's second goal against Dortmund during their Champions League group match on September 18, 2013
Arsene Wenger wary of Napoli's Lorenzo Insigne
Arsene Wenger says that he is wary of Napoli's speed on the counter-attack ahead of their trip to Arsenal on Tuesday.
Oct 1, 06:42
Pepe Reina of Spain in action during the FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 Group B match between Spain and Tahiti on June 20, 2013
Pepe Reina confident ahead of "special" Arsenal clash
Pepe Reina describes his return to England as "special" ahead of Napoli's Champions League clash with Arsenal at the Emirates.
Oct 1, 05:59
Arsenal's Per Mertesackeris congratulated by teammates Aaron Ramsey and Mesut Ozil after scoring his team's second goal against Stoke during their Premier League match on September 22, 2013
Mesut Ozil relishing Napoli clash
Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil relishes a reunion with former Real Madrid teammates Gonzalo Higuain, Raul Albiol and Jose Callejon in tonight's clash with Napoli.
Oct 1, 04:23
Rafael Benitez of Napoli looks on during the Emirates Cup match between Napoli and FC Porto at the Emirates Stadium on August 4, 2013
Rafael Benitez: 'Arsene Wenger best manager in Premier League'
Napoli coach Rafael Benitez hails Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger as the best manager in the Premier League.
Sep 30, 20:03
Jack Wilshere of Arsenal in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Aston Villa on February 23, 2013
Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere doubtful for Napoli encounter?
Jack Wilshere could reportedly be left out of Arsenal's starting lineup against Napoli on Tuesday due to an ankle injury.
Sep 30, 09:45
Napoli coach Rafael Benitez prior to kick-off during the Champions League match against Borussia Dortmund on September 18, 2013
Napoli's Raul Albiol fit to face Arsenal
Napoli include Raul Albiol in their squad for Tuesday's Champions League clash with Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium despite the defender's injury problem.
Sep 29, 14:54
Napoli's Gonzalo Higuain celebrates after scoring the opening goal against Dortmund in their Champions League group match on September 18, 2013
Arsene Wenger admits failed Gonzalo Higuain pursuit
Arsene Wenger admits that Arsenal tried to sign Napoli striker Gonzalo Higuain from Real Madrid this summer.
Sep 29, 11:58



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6Arsenal84131210213
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