Thankfully for Arsene Wenger, his charges were able to record a comfortable victory on the road, courtesy of first-half goals from Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Aaron Ramsey in Milan, leading Xhaka to hail the team's character after the win.
And Wenger, who host Milan at the Emirates next Thursday, was pleased with his side's response to their nightmare run of form. Here are five things we learned from the 2-0 win. "We showed togetherness today, we showed spirit and a lot of character".
"Like a boxing match, when you are half knocked-down and another (punch) comes again, and that's what happened to us".
Arsenal are 13 points adrift of the Champions League places in the Premier League and are pinning their hopes on winning the Europa League to qualify for Europe's elite club competition. "But we want to keep our focus and finish the job next week".
Arsenal started brightly at the San Siro but were lucky not to concede a penalty when Hakan Calhanoglou stayed on his feet despite appearing to have been fouled by onrushing Arsenal goalkeeper David Ospina.
Aston Martin debuts track-only Valkyrie AMR Pro
Appropriately enough, it is sitting alongside an example of each of these on Aston's stand at the Geneva Motor Show . We've told a few of its secrets, but by no means all. "Suffice to say they're quite impressive".
Milan were slightly better after the break but never truly threatened to reduce the deficit.
Goals from Saul Niguez, Diego Costa and Koke in the 22nd, 47th and 90th minutes gave Atletico a comfortable first-leg win.
All the return legs come up on Thursday, March 15.
Spanish worldwide Costa has now scored six goals for Atletico since returning to the club from Chelsea in January.
Whilst that is only one of two European Trophies that Arsenal have won, the Gunners also played in the Champions League for 19 consecutive seasons (including reaching one final), with only Real Madrid bettering that.
According to TMZ , Brandon is being investigated for criminal battery, as his father apparently filed a report with the police. Tommy also reportedly told law enforcement that he was anxious for his safety because Brandon had access to firearms.
Sharif has been deeply critical of the judiciary, accusing it of a conspiracy to hurt his party and Pakistan's civilian leaders. They can not use PML-N name and platform due to a recent decision by Supreme Court.
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The lone Janata Dal-United MLA, G Kaito Aye, and Independent legislator Tongpang Ozukum were also joined the Cabinet. The NDPP, in alliance with the BJP , took over the reins of the north-eastern state with the support of 32 MLAs.
A search on Change.org returns 1,466 petitions mentioning daylight saving time , most of which appear to support abolishing it. A standardized system of beginning and ending daylight saving time came in 1966 when the Uniform Time Act became law.
By obtaining Ogletree, the Giants are plugging a major hole once defense that they've had for years at middle linebacker. Ogletree will have cap hits of $10 million for the next three years and $9 million in 2021, the last year of his deal.
So, South Africa fallen behind considering the first innings and in the second innings Australia scored 227 runs in 74.4 overs. Paine's instincts told him to come up to the stumps to all-rounder Mitchell Marsh in a bid to find a way through Markram.
Where will Tiangong-1 crash on Earth? China announced in March 2016 that telemetry services with the space station stopped. The report includes a map showing the module is expected to re-enter somewhere between 43° north and 43° south latitudes.
Wednesday , however, should bring slight cooling, with periods of mid-to-high-level clouds thick enough for partly cloudy skies. The winds will be strong along and north of the Interstate 76 corridor and east of Fort Morgan, according to the NWS.
While fight many social battles, and one day can not be seen as a true celebration really, but change often just starts with one. More than 140 million girls and women alive today have undergone some form of female genital mutilation.
It was the first time United had come from 2-0 down to win a Premier League game since December 2013 at Hull. They, however, trail league leaders Manchester City by 16 points.
Frances McDormand (Almost) Lost Her Oscar
Her Oscar was awarded for playing an angry and bitter mother who is seeking vengeance after her daughter is raped and murdered. Surprisingly, Terry Bryant handed back the trophy without any fight before the security guards detained him.
All statues of Lenin should be demolished: BJP MLA
"We want explanation from BJP on why Lenin's statue was brought down in Tripura ", read the poster-sized note. They said all secular parties in a single voice should condemn the demolition of Lenin statue .
Karnataka Lokayukta stabbed in office, attacker arrested
A retired High Court judge, Justice Vishwanath Shetty took over as the Karnataka Lokayukta in January a year ago . While speaking to reporters, State Home Minister Ramalinga Reddy said, "We are closely monitoring the situation".
Former Trump aide Sam Nunberg had an epic on-air meltdown
His excuse? He was having a "rough day", he said. "You know he knew about it", Nunberg said. "They tried to use this against me". McDougal questioned why Nunberg was appearing on television suggesting he knew things that might be of interest to Mueller.