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FILE PHOTO: Soccer Football – FA Cup Fourth Round – AFC Bournemouth v Arsenal – Vitality Stadium, Bournemouth, Britain – January 27, 2020 Arsenal’s Hector Bellerin celebrates after the match REUTERS/David Klein/File Photo

Hector Bellerin says Arsenal remain in the hunt for Champions League qualification after recovering from a slow restart following the coronavirus shutdown.

The Gunners lost their opening two matches as the Premier League returned following the three-month hiatus.

But a resounding 4-0 win over Norwich on Wednesday, including two goals from Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, followed victory against Southampton last week.

With Chelsea and Leicester losing on the same night and 10 points separating third-placed Leicester and Burnley in ninth, Bellerin believes Arsenal can still secure a return to the Champions League.

Arsenal is seventh, eight points off Chelsea, who occupy the fourth and final Champions League spot.

“For us, that has been the goal since…

Source: Guardian Newspaper