Arsenal were unable to find a way through at Ninian Park as they were held to a scoreless draw by hosts Cardiff City.
Archive for January, 2009
Over the last few days negotiations between Arsenal and Zenit St Petersburg over the sale of Russian winger Andrei Arshavin appear to have reached something of a stalemate.
It has been widely reported that Arsenal have tabled an offer in the region of £12million for Arshavin, with Zenit holding out for a fee closer to the region of £15million – £20million.
Arsenal went into the late kick-off match at Hull knowing that their adversaries above them in the league had all been fortunate to record victories late in their games, and 3 points from the match was even more of a necessity for Arsenal to stay in the chase.