Originally written on Fox Soccer  |  Last updated 3/6/12
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The last few weeks have been heady ones for an Arsenal side that was all but buried after what Arsene Wenger called their "worst ever" night in Europe. Blown out 4-0 at the San Siro three weeks prior, few felt this patchy, leaky squad could even do enough to qualify for next year's European places in the Premier League . Since that humiliating display, the Gunners have shown they have heart. They recovered against Tottenham in the league to record an ecstatic 5-2 win in the North London Derby; they stole a win against Liverpool on the weekend, and tonight, they came out from the tunnel looking like a team that could pull off the impossible. That they fell short tonight - winning 3-0 to AC Milan but leaving the competition after a 4-3 aggregate defeat - should not blemish what Arsenal did accomplish. After all, no team has ever lost in the Champions League after posting a 4-0 first leg win, and only three teams have overcome a four-goal deficit in European play over the past 57 yea...
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