Arsenal vs. Udinese Play by Play Blog: Analysis of the UEFA Champions League

Callum D'SouzaSenior Writer IAugust 24, 2011

UDINE, ITALY - AUGUST 24:  Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger looks on during the UEFA Champions League play-off second leg match between Udinese Calcio and Arsenal FC at the Stadio Friuli on August 24, 2011 in Udine, Italy.  (Photo by Jamie McDonald/Getty Images)
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BleacherReport welcomes fans worldwide to this live blog of UEFA Champions League football with the second leg of the playoff qualification round between Arsenal and Udinese. The Gunners' possess a slender 1-0 advantage from the first leg but will have their hands full in Italy at the Stadio Friuli.

Arsene Wenger's men have huge financial and reputation security relying on an Arsenal victory. The North London giants have endured a slow start to the season and literally cannot afford defeat.