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Arshavin Scores Four, Can't Sleep, April 22nd, 2009 1:30PM



Arsenal's Andrei Arshavin got four G's against Liverpool yesterday, but he couldn't find any Z's afterward, according to his mother Tatyana.

"I spoke with him this morning, when it was only 7 [o'clock] in London," Tatyana told "He couldn't get to sleep after such a tense battle where the pressure was very high. I really like the fact the Arsenal team kept on attacking after his goals. I believe they will have bright future with Arshavin."

Against Liverpool, Arshavin put his team ahead on three occasions, including a breakaway goal that looked to be the winner until Yossi Benayoun scored a last-minute equalizer. Arshavin is the first player to register four goals in a league match at Anfield in more than 60 years.

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