What the papers say
A look at the stories making the back-page headlines from Thursday's national press.
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THE SUN: Arsenal had a horror night - they lost, had a man sent off, dropped to second in the group and will now face a Champions League giant. Also: John Terry admitted Chelsea need to sharpen their killer instinct if they are to compete with Europe's elite.
DAILY MIRROR: Chelsea are on red alert to make a second bid for Wayne Rooney after it emerged the England striker is still waiting for a new Manchester United contract offer. Also: Two late goals dealt Arsenal a devastating Champions League setback last night.
THE TIMES: Arsenal's fine season continued last night as they progressed beyond the Champions League group stage for the fourteenth season in a row despite a 2-0 defeat by Napoli in Italy. Also: If there is one player who has become a symbol for Manchester United's shortcomings in the eyes of the club's supporters this season, it is Ashley Young.
DAILY MAIL: Didi Hamann fears Manchester City's 'ridiculous and scandalous' Champions League blunder in Munich will cost his old club millions of pounds. Also: Arsenal reached the last 16 of the Champions League last night - but paid a big price after losing 2-0 to Napoli.
DAILY TELEGRAPH: Arsenal have survived the supposed Champions League 'group of death' but defeat here in Naples last night may ultimately still represent a fatal wound. Also: Ashley Young has admitted speaking to both David Moyes and Sir Alex Ferguson about his reputation as a diver, but the Manchester United winger insists unapologetically that the issue must be addressed by referees rather than himself.
THE GUARDIAN: Alastair Cook has described the third Test as "do or die" for England, though the captain's cause was immediately hindered when Monty Panesar suffered an injury scare to further complicate England's delicate selection process. Also: Arsenal got the job done. It was not particularly pretty and it was a little bit nervous towards the end when Gonzalo Higuain, predictably, scored against the club that tried to sign him in the summer and Mikel Arteta, the Arsenal captain, was dismissed for a second yellow card in the 77th minute.
THE INDEPENDENT: Arsenal survived a late scare to qualify for the last 16 of the Champions League for the 14th successive season but now face a likely tie against one of the tournament favourites after finishing as runners-up in Group F following a 2-0 defeat to Rafa Benitez's Napoli.
DAILY EXPRESS: Arsenal clinched qualification for the last 16 of the Champions League but had to settle for second place on goal difference after losing at Napoli. Also: Wayne Rooney tops the rich-list of English-born footballers, with an estimated fortune of £45million.
DAILY STAR: Arsenal survived a Champions League scare last night. Also: Jose Mourinho's Champions League no-hopers finished top of the qualifying pile last night.