Arsenal provided the perfect riposte to their critics with a timely and ultimately impressive win at Fenerbahce on Wednesday which left Arsene Wenger's side on the verge of a remarkable 17th straight Champions League campaign.
Arsenal's players celebrate with teammate Kieran Gibbs (R) after he scored a goal against Fenerbahce during their UEFA Champions League Play Off first leg match at Sukru Saracoglu Stadium in Istanbul on August 21, 2013. Arsenal won 3-0.
The Gunners turned up in Istanbul under a cloud after last weekend's shock Premier League opening loss to Aston Villa and inactivity in the transfer market
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