Reflecting Semifinals Last season, Arsenal Know Challenge Awaits
London – Arsenal’s FA Cup semi-final match staring counter Reading this weekend, where they championed pitch. But the experience of last season made the Gunners understand the challenges that await much larger.
Arsenal will play Reading at Wembley on Saturday (04/18/2015) night this weekend. See the opponents ‘only’ Championship team, Arsenal in a very favored position to advance to the finals.
Especially if you consider that the current positive rate of foster children Arsene Wenger lived it. Arsenal cruised perfect in his last eight games, scoring 18 goals and conceding only five times.
However, Mathieu Flamini believes the game will not run as easy as it looks. In fact, last season they are in a similar situation and almost fell.
In the FA Cup semi-final last season, Arsenal face Wigan Athletic are also of the Championship. A goal from Jordi Gomez from the spot in the 63rd minute to make Arsenal left behind and under great pressure.
Their fate then ‘rescued’ by a goal Per Mertesacker, who scored the equalizing eight minutes ahead of normal time runs out. Match the same process is running strong to be determined on penalties. Arsenal won 4-2, and advanced to the final by overcoming Hull City 3-2 to win the title.
“Wigan when it clearly gives us a warning, that is why we know exactly what we expected. The FA Cup is a very serious challenge and you have to mobilize everything to win it,” said Flamini on the official club website.
“We know there is never easy to win a trophy and we are very focused. It will not be easy, because we will face a very good team. But let’s start with the semi-finals, let’s finish the job properly and hopefully we will win it again this year, “said the French midfielder.