Arsenal beat 10-man Partizan Belgrade

Arsenal beat 10-man Partizan Belgrade 3-1 in their Champions League encounter in Serbia to cement top position in Group H.Andrei Arshavin’s 15th minute goal was cancelled out by a Cleo penalty 18 minutes later but second-half goals from Marouane Chamakh and Sebastien Squillaci saw the Gunners make it two wins from two.
Arshavin missed a second-half penalty after a professional foul by Marko Jovanovic on Chamakh saw him dismissed but new signings Chamakh and Squillaci made the game safe.
Cleo saw a late penalty saved by Lukasz Fabianski, replacing the injured Manuel Almunia in the visitors’ goal, as the Londoners rebounded from their home defeat by West Brom at the weekend in one of the most intimidating atmospheres in European football.
Arsene Wenger’s side’s 6-0 win against Braga in Matchday One was the biggest ever victory in the opening match of a Champions League group stage but this match was no walk in the park for 70 minutes.

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