Misses prove costly for Gunners as Blackburn knock Arsenal out of the Cup
Arsenal 0 – Blackburn 1 (FA Cup, February 16, 2013) (Alternative Highlights) Markus Olsson had a great chance early on but he fluffed his volley well wide of the target. Gervinho missed a great chance when put through 1 on 1, dragging his effort wide. Colin Kazim-Richards gave Blackburn the lead in the 72nd minute. Olivier Giroud and Mikel Arteta had a great chances in the 93rd minute to equalise, but a great save and poor shot respectively saw the chances go a-begging.