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Last Updated: Wednesday, 14 September 2005, 16:25 GMT 17:25 UK
Champions League photos 14/9

Robin van Persie comes under pressure from Silvan Aegerter

Arsenal 2-1 FC Thun: Striker Robin van Persie surges towards the Clock End as the Gunners attempt to break the deadlock

The Swiss side's midfielder gets forward as they try to shock Arsenal

The Highbury side do not have it all their own way in the first half as Tiago Bernardi provides a test for Ashley Cole

Alen Orman shows his pain as the young Dutch striker gets his challenge all wrong

With the interval looming Van Persie gets a red card for landing his boot on Alen Orman's face, leaving a nasty wound

Brazilian midfielder Gilberto Silva gives Arsenal a vital lead at Highbury

The second half gets off to an action-packed start as Gilberto Silva heads a 51st-minute corner into the net

The crowd sense a shock as FC Thun equalise against Arsenal's 10 men

However, just two minutes later the minnows are level as Nelson Ferreira loops a shot over Manuel Almunia's head

A piece of Dennis Bergkamp brilliance gifts Arsenal a last-gasp victory at Highbury

A shock result seems likely until Dennis Bergkamp scores from close range to give Arsenal victory with just seconds to spare

Moreno Josico looks for another goal against an English club after scoring against Everton in the previous round

Villareal 0-0 Man Utd: Moreno Josico looks to fashion an early chance for the hosts as Darren Fletcher tries to intervene

United's Argentina international defender Gabriel Heinze rolls in agony as his game comes to a premature end

Gabriel Heinze finds himself on the wrong end of a heavy tackle and gets substituted with less than 30 minutes played

Gonzalo Rodriguez and Ruud van Nistelrooy contest possession

Ruud van Nistelrooy nearly scores for the visitors but sees his effort acrobatically cleared by Gonzalo Rodriguez

Uruguay striker Diego Forlan scored 17 goals while at Manchester United

Former Old Trafford frontman Diego Forlan has the first chance of the second half but sees his effort go well wide

Wayne Rooney's suspect temperament causes him and his side problems again

Man Utd's cause is not helped when Wayne Rooney is sent off for sarcastically applauding the referee's decision to book him

Man Utd's Rio Ferdinand and Mikael Silvestre exchange pleasantries with Diego Forlan at the final whistle

Rio Ferdinand almost diverts Marcos Senna's late free-kick into his own net but 10-man United hold on for a point





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