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- Aug 1, 2010
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It was, in the end, heroic failure for Arsenal, undone only on the away goals rule -- but failure it was. Bayern Munich was surprisingly sloppy -- perhaps precisely because the first leg was so simple for the club -- but Arsenal regained a significant amount of self esteem with its performance in a valiant 2-0 win that wasn't quite enough. And so, for the first time since 1996, there is no Premier League team in the quarterfinals of the Champions League.