Unsettled Arsenal striker
The Dutchman took the captain's armband from
The Gunners got off to the perfect start in the Rhein Energie Stadion as
Podolski doubled the lead against his former club from the penalty spot in the 15th minute after
The Germany international then got his second three minutes before half-time after a fine pass from
Cologne began the second half better but Arsenal's inventive attacking play continued to cause the home side problems and it went further behind in the 60th minute as Gervinho cut in from the wing before slotting in at the near post.
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