Champions League qualifiers

Slim lead for Arsenal

August 16, 2011
By ESPNsoccernet staff
Arsenal edged past Udinese 1-0 at The Emirates in the first leg of their Champions League qualifying tie.

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Theo Walcott's fourth-minute goal was the difference between the sides; the England winger meeting Aaron Ramsey's cross with a neat finish at the near post.

But it was far from a convincing performance from Arsene Wenger's team, who were threatened on numerous occasions by ...

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