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Arsenal and Liverpool play out six-goal thriller 0

Posted on December 22, 2017 by David Nugent

On Friday night, Arsenal and Liverpool drew 3-3 at the Emirates Stadium in a highly entertaining affair.

Arsenal had the first effort on goal after five minutes. Alexis Sanchez’s effort looped into the air before midfielder Granit Xhaka fired wide of goal. The visitors produced their first real threat on the home goal on 12 minutes, as Sadio Mane’s effort deflects off Roberto Firmino and goes straight into Petr Cech’s arms.

Liverpool experienced an injury blow on 13 minutes when midfielder Jordan Henderson sustained a knock and had to be replaced by James Milner. Mohamed Salah fired an effort off target soon afterwards.

Arsenal suffer hammering at Liverpool 1

Posted on August 27, 2017 by David Nugent

On Sunday, Arsenal suffered a miserable trip to the north west, as they suffered a 4-0 defeat at Liverpool in the Premier League.

Liverpool offered the first real threat on goal after six minutes. Alberto Moreno’s left wing cross was headed wide of Petr Cech’s left-hand post. At the other end of the pitch, Danny Welbeck fought off Joe Gomez in the area before firing well over the bar as he lost his balance.

Cech produced a superb save on ten minutes. Emre Can rolled a cross to the far post to Mohamed Salah, who looked set to score, only for Cech to save. The Gunners defence then cleared their lines.

Gunners suffer defeat at Liverpool 0

Posted on March 04, 2017 by David Nugent

Arsenal suffered a blow in the race for a Champions League spot on Saturday evening, as the Gunners suffered a 3-1 defeat at Liverpool’s Anfield.

The first attempt of the match came on four minutes as Arsenal midfielder Francis Coquelin saw an effort easily dealt with by Simon Mignolet. Liverpool took the lead on nine minutes. Sadio Mane’s cross from the flank was missed by Philippe Coutinho but found Roberto Firmino who tapped home at the far post after taking a touch.

Liverpool grabs a dramatic draw against Arsenal 1

Posted on January 13, 2016 by David Nugent

Liverpool scored a last-gasp equaliser to secure a 3-3 draw against Arsenal in a brilliantly entertaining encounter at Anfield on Wednesday night.

Liverpool took the lead on nine minutes with the first real attempt on goal of the game. Emre Can fired an effort towards goal that fell into the path of Roberto Firmino, who fired a low effort through the legs of Laurent Koscielny and past Petr Cech.

The Gunners equalised on 14 minutes. Joel Campbell produced a superb through ball to Aaron Ramsey in the area and Welshman fired low past Simon Mignolet at his near post.

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