December 04, 2017 by
Arsene Wenger has questioned his team’s finishing after Arsenal failed to turnaround their 3-1 loss to Manchester United in the Premier League on Saturday, despite having a glut of chances to win the game.
It was a very poor result considering how well Arsenal played, with both the fans and the players hugely deflated following the loss. Admittedly, David de Gea was in fine form on the day, but the chances the Gunners created along with the quality of the players that got those opportunites means that the London side should have won. .......Read more here.....
December 03, 2017 by
Arsenal and Wales midfielder Aaron Ramsey seems to be a divisive figure amongst Gunners fans. The former Cardiff ace arrived in north London as a highly promising young player.
However, the midfielder’s Arsenal career has been blighted by injuries and lack of consistency. However, slowly but surely his productiveness has improved this season.
Yesterday’s assist for Alexandre Lacazette’s goal in the Gunners 3-1 defeat by Manchester United on Sunday means that he has now produced six assists and three assists in the Premier League this season. In fact, he has produced five assists in as many games in the Premier League. .......Read more here.....
December 02, 2017 by
Arsenal’s 12-match winning run at home in the Premier League ended on Saturday evening, as Arsene Wenger’s side suffered a 3-1 defeat by second-place Manchester United.
The Red Devils took the lead with the first real attempt on goal on four minutes. Antonio Valencia played a one-two with Paul Pogba before the Ecuadorian fired a low effort past Petr Cech.
Alexis Sanchez fired a free-kick straight at the United wall on nine minutes from 25 yards before United doubled their lead two minutes later.
Jesse Lingard dispossessed Shkodran Mustafi. Romelu Lukaku then found Anthony Martial, who flicks the ball to Lingard and the winger steered the ball past Cech. .......Read more here.....
May 07, 2017 by
Arsenal recorded a 2-0 win over Manchester United on Sunday afternoon to keep their hopes alive of a top-four finish this season.
United had the first chance on goal on three minutes, as Wayne Rooney headed over the bar from a Juan Mata cross. Arsenal keeper Petr Cech was called into action on five minutes, parrying an Anthony Martial shot wide of goal.
Arsenal had their first real sight of goal on ten minutes. Alexis Sanchez found Aaron Ramsey in the box with a superb through ball, but the Welshman’s effort was saved low superbly by David De Gea. .......Read more here.....
February 28, 2016 by
Manchester United youngster Marcus Rashford scored twice and produced an assist as the Red Devils defeated Arsenal 3-2 at Old Trafford. The defeat leaves Arsenal five points behind Leicester at the top of the Premier League table.
The first attempt of the game arrived on seven minutes. Mesut Ozil flicked a superb ball over the top of the United defence to Nacho Monreal, who saw an effort blocked by David De Gea’s legs.
Petr Cech got down low to keep out a Memphis Depay free-kick from angle on 13 minutes, after Marcus Rashford had been brought down on the edge of the area. .......Read more here.....
October 04, 2015 by
Arsenal claimed a crucial 3-0 victory over top four rivals Manchester United at the Emirates Stadium on Sunday, as Alexis Sanchez grabbed a brace and Mesut Ozil scored in the first 20 minutes.
Arsenal took the lead with the first real attempt on goal on six minutes. Mesut Ozil put in a cross and Alexis Sanchez produced a superb back-heeled finish. Less than a minute later and the Gunners doubled their lead.
Ozil put Theo Walcott through on goal. The striker cut back inside and returned the ball to the German international, who slotted home past the helpless David de Gea in the United goal. .......Read more here.....
March 09, 2015 by
Arsenal defeated Manchester United 2-1 at Old Trafford on Wednesday night in the quarter-finals of the FA Cup.
The first meaningful attempt on goal came on 19 minutes, as United midfielder Marouane Fellaini received the ball in the Arsenal area and calmly played in winger Ashley Young, who on the stretch fired over the bar.
Just a few seconds later and it was the Gunners who had a chance. Midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain strode into the United box, but chipped the ball harmlessly over with an effort that was neither a cross or a shoot in the end. .......Read more here.....
November 22, 2014 by
Arsenal suffered a 2-1 defeat at the Emirates Stadium on Saturday, with an own goal from Kieran Gibbs and a Wayne Rooney goal enough to clinch maximum points for the Red Devils. Substitute Olivier Giroud scored a goal in stoppage-time, but the strike meant very little in the end.
The first attempt on goal came on five minutes, as Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain played in Danny Welbeck, but the former-United striker saw his effort deflected wide by centre-back Paddy McNair. Per Mertesacker then headed well wide of goal from the resulting corner kick. .......Read more here.....
November 21, 2014 by
Arsenal hosts Manchester United at the Emirates Stadium in the late kick-off on Saturday with both teams looking to move back into the top four of the Premier League table.
The Gunners will kick-off this clash in sixth position of the Premier League, a point off West Ham and fourth spot in the table. Their last two performances have been disappointing. The Gunners threw away a three goal lead to draw 3-3 with Anderlecht in the Champions League. .......Read more here.....
February 12, 2014 by
Arsenal and Manchester United drew 0-0 at the Emirates Stadium on Wednesday night. The draw leaves the Gunners a point behind Premier League leaders Chelsea in the table.
The visitors had the first real chance of the game, as former-Gunners striker Robin van Persie was put through one-on-one with Arsenal keeper Wojciech Szczesny, who denied the Dutchman with a low save to his left.
The Gunners had a glorious opportunity on five minutes. French striker Olivier Giroud used his strength to good effect to hold off United defender Nemanja Vidic, only to head wide of David De Gea’s post from seven yards out. .......Read more here.....