Throughout the 2012/13 season we're giving you the chance to choose your Arsenal Man of the Match.

Arsenal beat Montpellier 2-1 in their opening Champions League fixture on Tuesday and after the match we asked fans to vote for their star performer.

They voted in their thousands on Arsenal.com and selected Lukas Podolski as their Man of the Match. The German international scored for the third successive game and received 39 per cent of the total vote.

Gervinho was second, picking up 17 per cent of the vote, while Mikel Arteta gained 13 per cent in third place.

Poll

Montpellier v Arsenal: choose your Man of the Match
  • Vito Mannone
    8%
  • Carl Jenkinson
    4%
  • Per Mertesacker
    2%
  • Thomas Vermaelen
    1%
  • Kieran Gibbs
    1%
  • Abou Diaby
    4%
  • Mikel Arteta
    13%
  • Santi Cazorla
    3%
  • Gervinho
    16%
  • Lukas Podolski
    38%
  • Olivier Giroud
    3%
  • Francis Coquelin
    0%
  • Aaron Ramsey
    0%
  • Theo Walcott
    0%

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