Arsenal missed the chance to become a leader in the Premier League. “Gunners” have not taken advantage of Leicester’s failure, score 0-1 at Anfield, with Liverpool and were tilted St. Mary’s Stadium, score 0-4, in front of Southampton.
The current edition of the championship of England’s most unpredictable in the last 10 years, the overall feeling is that, except Villa and Sunderland them, anyone can beat anyone.
Injected moral victory after City 2-1, Wenger’s students went to Southampton after a week in which he spoke extensively about the fact that they have become favorites for the title. In the face of extremely well-placed teams in the field Koeman, Ozil & Co succumbed.
The score is 4-0, is still extremely high compared to what happened on the field. The hosts reached 3-0 in three shots on goal area, but the final difference may be even greater, inaccuracies’s only Long (man of the match, otherwise) depriving “saints” of a victory and more assertive.
Southampton’s goals were scored by Cuco Martina (’19, one of the goals of the season. The success has reminded us, in view of the printed balloon from that of Roberto Carlos in the friendly match with France), Long ’55 and ‘ 90 + 2 and Fonte ’69).
This is the most severe defeat of Arsenal Boxing Day, from 1910 onwards. Then, “Gunners” lost, score 0-5, in front of Manchester United.