"I think we saw on a lot of occasions we were absolutely not ready for the fight", Mertesacker said at a press conference ahead of their Champions League round of 16 return leg match against Bayern Munich.
Neither Atleti or Juve can compete with Arsenal's wealth, but both clubs are well-run and well-coached, with astute player recruitment teams that enable them to make up for their financial disadvantages against the likes of Barcelona, Real Madrid and Bayern Munich.
Bayern beat Arsenal 5-1 in the first leg of the series in Munich.
But, is there any chance of these stats of affairs happening?
We have to come back to our strength.
"Overall, I must say they are a better team than us".
Goalkeeper: Petr Cech is set to make way as David Ospina has been selected as our first choice keeper in the Champions League this season so the Colombian worldwide is set for a recall tomorrow.
"This is the beauty of football because in football you never know and I think that experience was good for me to avoid this kind of problem".
"We will play our best team", said Ancelotti. The 28-year-old has made just four appearances for Bayern since signing from Stuttgart back in 2015.
Few Arsenal fans will travel to the Emirates with much hope though and, rather than provide one of the greatest comebacks ever witnessed, the fixture is likely to provide another soapbox for the growing band who feel Wenger's era is close to the end.
Wenger will be without Mesut Ozil, Santi Cazorla (Achilles) and Mohamed Elneny (ankle).
For me that is most important and I need to make sure we train at a high level and are really focused on the next opponent because it will be tough one.
"We need to turn it around".
Holders Real Madrid, meanwhile, take a 3-1 lead to Napoli tonight, who are aiming for first place in the quarter-finals, their morale boosted by a 2-1 win at Roma on Saturday.
However, the bet that appeals most to me is the time of Bayern's first goal being under bet365's mark of 41 minutes exactly. Since scoring his first goal in 2007, only once has he gone more than five UCL games without a goal.
"Lot of circumstances came together at the same time - from individual errors to things to personal things that cannot be made public".
On February 12 North Korea fired what appeared to be a modified intermediate-range Musudan missile, which landed in the ocean. She also said North Korea needed to immediately halt plans for more such missile launches.
Yet despite only needing 96 runs from the final 10 overs, they were never really in danger of overhauling England's total. England eventually posted a score of 296-6 but Morgan admits that the conditions did not help them during the victory.
White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders defended the raid in an appearance Sunday on ABC's "This Week". President Donald Trump during the transfer of his son's body back to his home state of Delaware.
Technology companies, including those from India, depend on it for hiring tens of thousands of employees each year. The US H1-B visa is a non-immigrant visa, which allows firms to hire foreign workers in specialised occupations.
The Pistons (29-32), looking exhausted after defeating Portland 120-113 in overtime on Tuesday night, missed 14 of 17 free throws. Holiday is shooting just 29.0 percent from the field over the past three games since the Pelicans acquired DeMarcus Cousins .
Manchester United are now sitting in sixth place in the Premier League , pushing for Champions League qualification. We've just entered the month of March, but Manchester United already have reason to fear what is to come this month.
Tori Spelling, Dean McDermott welcome baby No
He has two older brothers, 9-year-old Liam and 4-year-old Finn , and two older sisters, 8-year-old Stella and 5-year-old Hattie . So how many kids does Tori Spelling have now? Tori wrote. "Please join us in welcoming Beau Dean McDermott ".
Smart condom will rate sexual performance, detect STDs
But before we have a firm opening date, the i.Con ring has promised to answer every burning question about your sex life. Once the data is downloaded, the smart condom automatically erases the previous stats to make room for your next session.
David Haye v Tony Bellew betting tips: Make with Haye
There's not long to go now until the opening bell of one of the most animosity-filled grudge matches in British boxing history. The call here is that the bad blood boils over early as Bellew tries to do what he can to hurt Haye right from the start.
Uber CEO Apologizes For Lashing Out At Driver
The ride sharing company has selected former USA law chief Eric Holder to conduct an "independent" probe on Fowler's claims. The discussion revolved around the company's move to lower Uber prices, which Kamel argued that it hurts drivers .
Chase comes to incredible end as truck goes airborne
On Tuesday, authorities told KSLA-TV that they spotted Austin in a pick-up truck after they pulled him over in Webster Parish. Austin landed on a Barbara Harlon's Toyota Corolla after the truck's leap. "God was with me", Harlon told KSLA .
Google Announces New Tools for Advertising Mobile Games
The apps people have big engagement in will be more prominent on Google Play Store, which is basically an algorithm change. Now, the process is "much more nuanced than that", Hsiao said, as players are more likely to search for specific games.