"It was a great result for us but it is not done still. There is a second game and Sparta will fight."
Tomas Rosicky on the first leg in Prague

On Wednesday, midfielder Tomas Rosicky returned to Sparta Prague, the club where his career began. Following Arsenal's 2-0 win over the Czech champions the 26-year-old spoke to the media. He talked about:

  • why he did not want to play the game
  • the ovation he got from the fans  
  • the spirit in the side this season
  • the victory and its importance

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