Arsenal v Barcelona: Barca are far better than total football, says Johan Cruyff
Johan Cruyff says that Pep Guardiola’s Barcelona group have defined their era, like the Actual Madrid side of the 1960s.
Arsenal v Barcelona: Champions League contest will be a clash of shared ideals and principles
Arsène Wenger’s justification for explaining his football philosophy can be furnished in 1 phrase: Barcelona.
‘Football nut’ Robin Van Persie is ready to boss Barcelona, says Wenger
As he thought to be the challenge of overcoming Barcelona, Arsene Wenger spoke expansively and with conviction about why his Arsenal crew are far better prepared for tackling the Spanish champions than they had been final 12 months. Just 3 words would have sufficed to reveal his optimism: Robin van Persie.