first_imgLiverpool legend Didi Hamann has revealed he is a secret Arsenal fan – and claims it’s ‘criminal’ the Gunners have been knocked out of the Champions League by Monaco.Arsene Wenger’s men defeated the French side 2-0 on Tuesday night but, following a disastrous first-leg defeat at the Emirates, have exited the competition.And 2005 Champions League winner Hamann believes the north London club are just two players short of a squad to launch an assault on Europe’s top prize.“I’m a secret Arsenal fan,” he told talkSPORT. “Whenever they are playing on a Sunday or a Tuesday night, I’ll be watching them. I find it very hard not to watch them. I just love the way they play, they are excellent to watch.“When you look at the squad Arsenal have assembled now, they are only one or two players away from being contenders for the Champions League.“Going out to a team like Monaco, even though they deserved to go through, is criminal.”last_img read more