Arsenal were drawn against German side Bayern Munich in the last 16 of the Champions League.
In Euro Watch, we take a weekly check on the progress of Arsenal's European opponents in their domestic leagues.
Bayern Munich 6-1 Werder Bremen
Saturday, February 23
Bayern Munich maintained their excellent Bundesliga form with a comprehensive 6-1 victory at home to Werder Bremen on Saturday.
Arjen Robben and Javi Martinez gave the hosts a two-goal lead inside half an hour, before Theodor Gebre Selassie put through his own net to extend the lead five minutes after the restart.
Mario Gomez quickly added a fourth, before Kevin De Bruyne pulled a goal back just before the hour.
Bayern finished with a flourish, with late goals from Franck Ribery and Gomez putting the gloss on the win.Copyright 2013 The Arsenal Football Club plc. Permission to use quotations from this article is granted subject to appropriate credit being given to www.arsenal.com as the source 25 Feb 2013