Arsenal misses late penalty in exciting 2-2 draw with Bayern Munich
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Arsenal experienced frustration as they were denied a late penalty in their 2-2 draw against Bayern Munich, leading to visible frustration from Bukayo Saka over the referee’s decision.

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Despite replays indicating that Manuel Neuer fouled Saka inside the box, the on-field referee opted not to award Arsenal a penalty during stoppage time.

Arsenal players, including Saka, protested vehemently, but the referee's decision remained unchanged, leaving the Gunners feeling aggrieved.

Saka, who had earlier scored a brilliant goal to give Arsenal the lead in the quarter-final game, approached the referee in dismay, questioning the call that VAR did not review.

Arsenal draw Bayern 2-2 in Champions League quarter-final first leg – Getty image

After Saka's early goal, Bayern leveled the score minutes later through Serge Gnabry.

Harry Kane then put the visitors ahead with a penalty, but Arsenal's hopes were kept alive by Leandro Trossard's clever equalizer.