World Cup play-offs

Andrei Arshavin admits worries ahead of Slovenia showdown

November 18, 2009
By Soccernet staff
Arsenal star Andrei Arshavin has admitted he is concerned about his own form ahead of Russia's World Cup play-off second leg with Slovenia on Wednesday night.

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Arshavin captained Russia to a 2-1 win in Moscow at the weekend when Everton midfielder Diniyar Bilyaletdinov scored twice, only for Nejc Pecnik to give Slovenia real hope when scoring with two minutes remaining at the Luzhniki Stadium.

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