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Gunners shoot themselves in foot -- again

Updated: April 19, 2011, 5:48 AM ET
By James Martin

Oops, they did it again. Arsenal has somehow managed to snap defeat -- or, in this case, a tie -- from the jaws of victory. After going ahead in stoppage time with a well-taken penalty from Robin van Persie, the Gunners lost the plot.

Yes, Arsenal fans will make the passionate argument that Lucas dove to con referee Andre Marriner into awarding the penalty kick in the dying seconds of stoppage time. And, fair enough, Lucas was seemingly going down in the box even before ...

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