Montpellier vs. Arsenal: As It Happened

Michael CummingsWorld Football Lead WriterSeptember 17, 2012

MONTPELLIER, FRANCE - SEPTEMBER 18:  Lukas Podolski of Arsenal celebrates scoring his teams first goal during the UEFA Champions League match between Montpellier Herault SC and Arsenal at Stade de la Mosson on September 18, 2012 in Montpellier, France.  (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
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UEFA Champions League, Group B—La Mosson, Montpellier, France

Montpellier 1-2 Arsenal (FULL TIME)

Montpellier: Geoffrey Jourdren; Garry Bocaly, Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa (capt.), Hilton, Henri Bedimo; Younes Belhanda, Marco Estrada Emanuel Herrera 78'), Remy Cabella, Jamel Saihi; Anthony Mounier (Karim Aït-Fana 68'), Souleymane Camara (Benjamin Stambouli 78')

Arsenal: Vito Mannone; Carl Jenkinson, Per Mertesacker, Thomas Vermaelen (capt.), Kieran Gibbs; Abou Diaby, Mikel Arteta, Santi Cazorla (Francis Coquelin 90'); Gervinho, Lukas Podolski (Theo Walcott 90'), Olivier Giroud (Aaron Ramsey 76')

GOALS: Belhanda (MON) 9' (pen.); Podolski (ARS) 16'; Gervinho (ARS) 18'