It turns out I was wrong, Arsenal could afford to make mistakes and still make it through last night's crunch second-leg clash against Benfica last night.
Despite being the far superior side, this second leg feels infinitely more dangerous for Arsenal, who have a great deal more to lose.
Auba won't get a clutch of easier opportunities if he plays another 50 games this season
Who are Benfica and how are they doing in the Portuguese league?
Arsenal were much improved as they brushed past a workmanlike Benfica side in their opening match of the Emirates Cup on Saturday. Their performance against Chelsea in Shanghai a week previously was sluggish, insipid and short of ideas, so it was good to see a response from the Gunners that appeared to address some of … Continue reading Arsenal have too much for flimsy Benfica but they must cut out the mistakes if they hope to win Premier League