London – Arsenal Santi Cazorla stressed the importance to appear as group winners D. In order for the Gunners do not meet tough teams like Barcelona and Real Madrid earlier.
Arsenal finally secure a ticket to qualify for the round of 16 after beating Borussia Dortmund two goals without reply in the fifth matchday held at the Emirates Stadium last night. North London team‘s victory is determined by a quick goal Yaya Sanogo and Alexis Sanchez.
With the position of two points behind Dortmund, Arsenal slightly less favored to be group winners. Because, in the sixth matchday Die Borussen just need a point at home to Anderlecht. While Arsenal should be able to beat Galatasaray while hoping Dortmund lose, or draw but at the same time Arsenal must win by a margin of six goals in Istanbul.
Status influential group winners qualify to determine whether or not a team. If Arsenal again finished runner–up group then they are likely to encounter Madrid, Bayern Munich, or Barcelona.
“The first place finish is very important because you can play against other teams are not Barcelona or Real Madrid,” said Cazorla on Arsenal’s official website.
“It will be difficult because we need Dortmund lose or draw at home and we must win at Galatasaray, but we want to win the last game,” said the Spanish midfielder in Uefa.com.
In contrast to Madrid are already confirmed as group winners, Barca still will undergo a match determination on matchday six group winners at home to Paris St Germain at the Camp Nou.