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Bayern Munich Beat Arsenal, Then Troll Them with Poem on Twitter

Munich players celebrate after a Champions League, round of 16, first leg soccer match between Arsenal and Bayern Munich at the Emirates stadium in London, Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014 .(AP Photo/Alastair Grant)
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Mark PattersonUK Staff WriterFebruary 20, 2014

Bayern Munich have one foot in the Champions League quarter-finals after beating Arsenal 2-0 at the Emirates, and rubbed their noses in it with a celebratory poem on Twitter:

Von London es nach Bayern schallt, amazing match with good result! Sorry gunners that we won we're on the way to Lissabon 😄 ^lehm #AFCFCB

— FC Bayernnchen (@FCBayern) February 20, 2014

Rhyming in two languages is impressive, although as Henry Winter of the Daily Telegraph pointed out, it doesn't quite rank on the level of some of Germany's finest writing:

. @fcbayern leave London with a tweeted poem: "Sorry Gunners that we won; we're on our way to Lissabon". More Gotze than Goethe

— Henry Winter (@henrywinter) February 20, 2014

For non-German speakers, Lissabon is the German spelling of Lisbon. Who'd back against Bayern being there for the final on current form?

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