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Arsenal fell to French side Monaco 3-1 in today’s Champions League round of 16 tie with goals from Geoffrey Kondogbia, Dimitar Berbatov and Yannick Ferreira-Carrasco securing all three points.
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger acknowledges his team perform below standard and this is what he had to say:
Wenger: “We had a lot of possession...
Dimitar Berbatov believes Arsenal was made to pay for a lack of desire as Monaco shocked Arsene Wenger's men in the Champions League on Wednesday.
The Bulgarian scored his side's second as the Ligue 1 side ran out a 3-1 winner in the first leg of a last-16 tie in north London to take advantage of a dismal Gunners display.
The former Manchester United and Tottenham striker feels...
Former Tottenham striker Dimitar Berbatov returned to haunt Arsenal as Monaco secured a 3-1 win in the first leg of their last 16 Champions League tie at the Emirates Stadium.
The French side, whom Gunners boss Arsene Wenger guided to the Ligue 1 title in 1988, had been viewed as one of the weaker seeds for the knockout stages, but proved anything but as Arsenal failed to get out...
LONDON (AP) Veteran striker Dimitar Berbatov demonstrated his enduring quality by inspiring Monaco to a 3-1 victory over Arsenal on Wednesday, priming the principality team for a place in the Champions League quarterfinals for the first time in 11 years.
The 34-year-old former Tottenham and Fulham player finished off a rapid counterattack in the 53rd minute by a cool finish on an...
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4 days ago
PARIS -- Veteran striker Dimitar Berbatov scored in the 1-0 win over Lille for fifth-place Monaco to extend its unbeaten run to 12 games on Saturday and keep the pressure on the top three in the French league.
Monaco has 11 clean sheets during its unbeaten run, conceded only one goal, and has 39 points - one less than fourth-place Saint-Etienne and two behind third-place Paris Saint...
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January 24, 2015
Veteran forward Dimitar Berbatov and substitute Anthony Martial scored in each half as Monaco beat 10-man Guingamp 2-0 to reach the League Cup semifinals on Wednesday.
Monaco won the League Cup in 2003 and - aside from the second division title two seasons ago - has not won a trophy since.
In the semifinals, coach Leonardo Jardim's Monaco faces Paris Saint-Germain, Bastia...
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January 14, 2015
Dimitar Berbatov’s characteristic cool reached brave new heights Sunday.
In the fifth minute of AS Monaco’s Ligue 1 (French first division) game against Nice, Berbatov controlled a pass with his first touch, let the ball bounce then lobbed over the head of goalkeeper David Ospina into the far side of goal with an oh-so-casual flick of his foot.
Besides thrilling teammates and...
Monaco has signed mercurial forward Dimitar Berbatov on loan from Barclays Premier League club Fulham until the end of the season, filling the void left by Colombia striker Radamel Falcao's long-term knee injury.
The 33-year-old Berbatov shone in spells for Manchester United, Tottenham and Fulham, scoring 94 league goals in 229 league games. Prior to that, he netted 69 goals in...
Monaco has signed mercurial forward Dimitar Berbatov on loan from English Premier League club Fulham until the end of the season, filling the void left by Colombia striker Radamel Falcao's long-term knee injury.
The 33-year-old Berbatov shone in spells for Manchester United, Tottenham and Fulham, scoring 94 league goals in 229 league games. Prior to that, he netted 69 goals in 154...
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January 31, 2014
Fulham striker Dimitar Berbatov is due to have a medical with Monaco on Friday afternoon ahead of a potential move to the Ligue 1 side.
Berbatov had been linked with a return to Tottenham, but it is understood the Bulgarian has been given permission to speak to Monaco instead.
The 33-year-old is expected to fly to the principality and undergo a medical.
Both parties hope a deal...