Arsenal's Petr Cech celebrates with the trophy and teammates after the match. REUTERS/Aly Song
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Arsenal were ravaged by food poisoning in Shanghai that ruled several key players out of their preseason friendly with Bayern Munich Wednesday, manager Arsene Wenger said.Wenger was shorn of Olivier Giroud because of food poisoning, then captain Per Mertesacker pulled out of the game just moments before kickoff because he too fell ill with the same problem.Robert Lewandowski had needed just nine minutes to fire German champions Bayern ahead from the penalty spot as they swept through Arsenal, before Iwobi's late intervention meant the game went straight to penalties.Wenger's team were thrashed 10-2 on aggregate by Bayern last season in the Champions League and the manager said his players were still hurting.
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