Originally posted on Fox Soccer  |  Last updated 2/18/13
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Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger accepts his side lack mental "maturity" - but challenged them to produce the perfect response to their shock FA Cup exit by beating Bayern Munich . The Gunners' campaign suffered another setback on Saturday when a scrappy second-half goal from former trainee Colin Kazim-Richards sent them crashing out at home against Blackburn, despite having plenty of chances to put the tie beyond the npower Championship side. It was far from ideal preparation for next week's crunch Champions League visit from the Germans - and Wenger accepts his men need to take a long hard look at their mindset. "I think we have a great team, but this shows that we still have to show more maturity on the mental front. We have to understand what it means to win big games, and this was a big game for me," said Wenger, who suffered FA Cup defeat at the hands of lower league opposition for the first time. "I am the first to stand up and say I am responsible for the team selection, bu...
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