Jens Lehmann went more than 850 minutes without conceding a goal during Arsenal's run to Paris, earning Champions League Goalkeeper of the Year Honors. But in the 18th minute of the highly anticipated showdown against Barcelona, the German national exchanged his hero's laurels for goat horns, charging from the box on a breakaway, committing a sloppy foul and becoming the first player to be sent off in a Champions League final. The 10-man Gunners actually went ahead on a Sol Campbell header and held their 1-0 advantage deep into the second half. But late strikes from Samuel Eto'o and Juliano Belletti (pictured) propelled the Catalans to a 2-1 victory and their second-ever European Cup.
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