both febregas and gallas will start for this game.
arshavin was the 1st casualties for the night and was taken off in the 27th minutes.
gallas got injured and has to be taken off.
febregas will miss the return leg in nou camp after receiving a yellow card.
ibrahimovic score in the 22 seconds minutes after the second half resume. almunia make a rash decision to come out for the ball.
valdes make a point blank save from bendtner header to denied arsenal the equalizer in the 53rd minutes from an arsenal counter attack.
ibrahimovic again manage to escape the offside trap and score barca seconds.
walcott was substituted and manage to close the gap with a coolly taken goal pass valdes.
henry was introduced in the 75th minutes to replace ibrahamovic.
arsenal was given a penalty and poyol was sent off for a foul on febregas. febregas converted the penalty and gives arsenal the equalizing goal. he also injured himself in the process.
full time scorer: arsenal draw by 2 - 2
scorer: walcott, febregas (pen) and ibrahimovic (2x)
barca will without their 1st choice central defender after poyul dismissal and pique yellow card.