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First half promise not enough for Unai Emery and Arsenal in defeat against Manchester City

First half promise not enough for Unai Emery and Arsenal in defeat against Manchester City

A promising first half set-up was let down by the complete ease with which City dispatched Arsenal in the second half. For forty-five minutes, things were alright. Perhaps conceding within a minute was not ideal— indeed, Arsenal’s official twitter account had tweeted the match had started just as Sergio Aguero’s stooping header flew past Bernd Leno. But after a rocky start, Arsenal grew into the game and grew into their system, buoyed by Laurent Koscielny’s 10th minute equalizing goal from Lucas Torreira’s corner. With Arsenal back on level terms, the set-up that Unai Emery had...
Pain in the Arsenal Feb 4, 2019

Arsenal: Full-back conundrum needs sorting, asap

After Arsenal’s defeat to Manchester City, it has become ever more apparent that the full-back positions need a complete overhaul, and as quickly as possible. After an upsetting, yet somewhat predictable, loss to the current Premier League title holders, Manchester City, Arsenal’s need for defensive reinforcements, especially in the full-back area, has become even more blatant than it already was. […] Arsenal: Full-back conundrum needs sorting, asap - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - An Arsenal Fan Site - FanSided
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Liverpool FC fans hit back after Raheem Sterling's social media message

Liverpool FC fans hit back after Raheem Sterling's social media message

The former Reds and current Manchester City forward had something to say after his side beat Arsenal on Sunday
The Sun Feb 4, 2019

Gilberto Silva laughs at Andy Gray as pundit predicts Pep Guardiola may one day play without a goalkeeper

MANCHESTER CITY manager Pep Guardiola could field a team without a goalkeeper, Andy Gray has sensationally claimed. The Premier League champions have found the going easy of late, winning their ninth game in 10 3-1 over Arsenal on Sunday. Though Laurent Koscielny did draw the Gunners level after Sergio Aguero’s opener inside 51 seconds, ‘keeper […]
Pain in the Arsenal Feb 4, 2019

Arsenal Vs Manchester City: Confirming what we already knew

Arsenal fell to a brilliant Manchester City on Sunday. While disappointing, it was not surprising, and is a result that went some way to confirming what we already know about this squad. Arsenal suffered a 3-1 defeat to champions Manchester City Sunday afternoon, a result that few people would have been surprised by. While the […] Arsenal Vs Manchester City: Confirming what we already knew - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - An Arsenal Fan Site - FanSided
Talking City podcast: Arsenal win and Sergio Aguero's greatness discussed

Talking City podcast: Arsenal win and Sergio Aguero's greatness discussed

Man Citys record goalscorer hit another hat-trick this weekend - the Talking City panel discuss it and more
Pain in the Arsenal Feb 4, 2019

Arsenal: Can Mesut Ozil be as bad as Unai Emery is making it seem?

Arsenal’s creativity was the problem against Manchester City, and this isn’t the first time. Is Meut Ozil really so poor that this is beyond even him? Arsenal‘s toothless defeat to Manchester City had two major themes – individual mistakes did us in, and chance creation has become the one thing this club can’t do, when […] Arsenal: Can Mesut Ozil be as bad as Unai Emery is making it seem? - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - An Arsenal Fan Site - FanSided
The Sun Feb 4, 2019

Emile Smith Rowe spotted streaming Arsenal defeat to Man City while queuing for flight

EMILE SMITH ROWE proved his devotion to Arsenal when he was spotted streaming Sunday’s match against Manchester City as he queued at the airport. The talented youngster, 18, has been shipped out on loan to Bundesliga side RB Leipzig until the end of the season Queuing for a flight to Frankfurt with Emile Smith Rowe. […]
Liverpool have two advantages over Man City in title race says Ilkay Gundogan

Liverpool have two advantages over Man City in title race says Ilkay Gundogan

Manchester City closed the gap to two points by beating Arsenal bu Jurgen Klopps team have two edges on the Blues claims Germany ace
Pain in the Arsenal Feb 4, 2019

Arsenal: Matteo Guendouzi going beyond his Xhaka impressions

Arsenal’s result against Manchester City can’t hide the fact that Matteo Guendouzi is a certified BAMF, and he got there by impersonating Granit Xhaka. Needless to say, I was devastated when I found out that Granit Xhaka was unavailable for Arsenal. I’ve never posted so many “trantrum” GIFs on Twitter before in my life. But […] Arsenal: Matteo Guendouzi going beyond his Xhaka impressions - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - An Arsenal Fan Site - FanSided
The Sun Feb 4, 2019

Aubameyang and Lacazette’s lack of effort will have made Arsenal team-mates furious, blasts Chris Waddle

ARSENAL due Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Alexandre Lacazette have been blasted for their lack of effort against Manchester City. Unai Emery watched on as his men crashed to a 3-1 defeat at the Etihad on Sunday. And the most worrying aspect of the loss was Arsenal’s lack of fight – especially in the second half. The […]
The Sun Feb 4, 2019

Lichtsteiner is so bad Arsenal fans want Gunnersaurus to replace him… but there’s still one defender they think is even WORSE

ARSENAL fans believe Gunnersaurus should play ahead of Stephan Lichtsteiner… but still don’t think he’s the club’s worst defensive signing in the last 20 years. The Swiss star, 35, was slammed for his disastrous display during Sunday’s shocking 3-1 defeat to Manchester City. Lichtsteiner has been called up to Unai Emery’s first-team to fill the […]
Three Man City players singled out for praise after win vs Arsenal

Three Man City players singled out for praise after win vs Arsenal

Manchester City were excellent in their Premier League fixture vs Arsenal and three players have been named in a team of the week.
Pain in the Arsenal Feb 4, 2019

Arsenal: Well, Denis Suarez, that right there is what you’re up against

Arsenal’s ability to create chances has absconded like a thief in the night. So now that we have Dens Suarez, he can start the investigation, right? I’d put this Manchester City defeat right up there next to the West Ham defeat. Different caliber opponent, yes, but the same theme brought about the same result. Arsenal […] Arsenal: Well, Denis Suarez, that right there is what you’re up against - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - An Arsenal Fan Site - FanSided
Arsenal used to be Man City's worst nightmare but they are now dream opponents

Arsenal used to be Man City's worst nightmare but they are now dream opponents

Manchester City fans used to dread playing the Gunners but in a week when they needed a morale boost, Sundays team were the perfect pick-me-up
Man City player ratings vs Arsenal: Sergio Aguero brilliant and Raheem Sterling good

Man City player ratings vs Arsenal: Sergio Aguero brilliant and Raheem Sterling good

Manchester City players destroyed Arsenal thanks to a Sergio Aguero hat-trick at the Etihad.
Pain in the Arsenal Feb 4, 2019

Arsenal vs Manchester City: Did we really expect anything else?

Arsenal may not have been completely overwhelmed against Manchester City, but the match was unsurprising and predictable in the end. It wasn’t really the beating I, and many others, were expecting, but yet again, it was another flat performance against one of the top six away from home. 48 seconds was all it took for […] Arsenal vs Manchester City: Did we really expect anything else? - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - An Arsenal Fan Site - FanSided
Pep Guardiola's Man City tactical experiment still needs work to convince

Pep Guardiola's Man City tactical experiment still needs work to convince

The Manchester City manager turned to a quartet of players he infamously used in the Champions League quarter last season - and other talking points from the Arsenal win
Sport Mole Feb 3, 2019
Guardiola: City still the team under pressure

Guardiola: City still the team under pressure

Manchester City beat Arsenal to move two points behind Premier League leaders Liverpool, who play West Ham on Monday evening.

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