What a sport that was, eh?
Arsenal ran out 3-2 winners in an excellent encounter with Liverpool proving their title credentials as soon as once more by beating one fo the higher groups within the league.
All of the speak previous to kick off was across the Gabriel Martinelli – Trent Alexander-Arnold matchup out large and, only one minute into the sport, the previous acquired the higher hand within the duel. After a beautiful sweeping transfer from proper to left, Martinelli ran in behind TAA to latch on to a Martin Odegaard via ball and promptly make it 1-0 to the Arsenal.
After going one down contained in the opening minute, Liverpool regularly re-gained some composure and started to press ahead with intent in quest of an equaliser.
They may have had an opportunity to search out that equaliser from the penalty spot, if that they had’ve been awarded a penalty for an obvious handball from Gabriel Magalhaes…
The Reds did lastly get their levelling purpose within the thirty fourth minute via the vigorous Darwin Nunez.
The massive cash signing slid in to direct a drilled Luis Diaz cross previous Aaron Ramsdale and into the again of the web.
It was not more than what Darwin’s efficiency to that time deserved.
Liverpool had been the higher workforce from that time up till the fifth minute of harm on the finish of the primary half when, towards the run of play, the Gunners re-took the lead.
As soon as once more the purpose would come from TAA being unable to take care of Martinelli, who turned supplier this time to tee up Bukayo Saka for his second Premier League purpose of the season.
At first of the second half, the scores have been degree once more thanks for Roberto Firmino.
The Brazilian, who’d come off of the bench for the injured Diaz within the first half, ran in behind and fired house his tenth purpose towards Arsenal, drilling low throughout Ramsdale.
Bobby is again in type, and Liverpool followers are happy about it.
It was all Arsenal thereafter, with Martinelli and co inflicting Liverpool’s backline all kinds of issues.
They ultimately re-took the lead within the seventy fifth minute from the penalty spot – Saka slotting house his second of the sport after Thiago Alcantara tripped Gabriel Jesus within the penalty space.