Arsenal are set to face Barcelona in the last-16 of the Champions League. Cruel draw caused a major disappointment among Arsenal fans but Arsenal players are confident they can beat Barcelona and get through the quarterfinals.
While the odds are stacked against the Gunners, club’s playmaker Mesut Ozil remains confident that they are capable of causing an upset.
“We want to win the title. And not just the Premier League. We are still in the FA Cup and still in the Champions League,” Ozil told Sky Sports.
“Against Barcelona, it will be difficult, but in football anything is possible.”
The Gunners will host the Catalan club, who are unbeaten in 28 games, in the first leg of the tie at Emirates Stadium on 24 February.
Following infographic provided by Betegy proves Arsenal have a good chance to eliminate Barcelona despite poor odds.
The North London are also involved in the Premier League race this season and are five points behind table-toppers Leicester City. They will face the Foxes in the crucial league encounter on 14th February.
Mesut Ozil is the key player for Gunners this season, with such incredible rates as 87% pass accuracy, 99 chances created and 16 assists alone in Premier League.