"One minute [after scoring the first goal] we didn't track Clucas and straight away it's 1-1". Their pursuit of Andy Carroll was cut short when the target man got injured.
Tottenham, meanwhile, should complete the £25m signing of Lucas Moura from Paris St Germain.
Paris Saint-Germain's Lucas Moura. His imminent departure feels understated and anti-climactic, as if no-one at Arsenal is really bothered. France has one of the finest stables of strikers in the world.
But it hasn't been that easy since his arrival.
More importantly, Giroud has always offered Arsenal something different: his hold-up play, his technical quality and unique skilfulness and, of course, his physical presence, make him unlike most forwards in the Premier League.
It is possible for all three teams and all three players to benefit from the moves. City will close the window with Aymeric Laporte, and there is a chance that Shakhtar Donetsk midfielder Fred could also seal a move.
Klopp: Liverpool unlikely to make further January signings
But the new technology left players, fans and both bosses confused and in total disbelief at the time-consuming process. Into the stand or whatever and then it's done. "They all have the opportunity to play and keep shape and rhythm".
Laver steals 'moment of the tournament'
What chance did the Central American nation have in a group with Italy, England and Uruguay? Federer, 36, turned pro in 1998. Federer seemed upset over not being able to close out the match in the fourth, but dug deep to fight for the fifth.