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The Most Telling Stats Behind Arsenal’s Defeat To Chelsea

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 04: Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal reacts during the Premier League match between Chelsea and Arsenal at Stamford Bridge on February 4, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Today’s 3-1 defeat at Stamford Bridge was one of the lowest points in Arsene Wenger’s turbulent reign with his charges simply brushed aside by Chelsea. The Gunners are now 12 points behind the incessantly impressive league leaders and will need a dramatic capitulation from Antonio Conte’s men to give them any chance in the title race. It was one of …

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Watch: Petr Cech Howler Gifts Chelsea’s Cesc Fabregas A Goal Against Former Club Arsenal

Arsenal

Oh dear, Arsenal. Oh dear, oh dear, oh dear. Although the Gunners were the the underdogs going into their match against runaway Premier League leaders Chelsea at Stamford Bridge, nobody expected it to be quite this meek. Vulnerable to the counterattack, unable to take what few chances they could create, suspect defending throughout – the gap between the two teams …

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Opinion: Is It Time For Leicester To Say Goodbye To Claudio Ranieri?

BURNLEY, ENGLAND - JANUARY 31: Claudio Ranieri, Manager of Leicester City looks on during the Premier League match between Burnley and Leicester City at Turf Moor on January 31, 2017 in Burnley, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Claudio Ranieri was serenaded by Andrea Bocelli at Leicester City’s title celebrations last May, singing his hit “Time to Say Goodbye”. Fast forward nine months and many Leicester City fans will have that thought circulating in their heads as the side sits in 16th position on 21 points. A defeat against Manchester United this Sunday, and other results going against …

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Manchester United Fans Are Delighted As Bastian Schweinsteiger Included In Europa League Squad

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - JANUARY 29: Bastian Schweinsteiger of Manchester United passes the ball during the Emirates FA Cup Fourth round match between Manchester United and Wigan Athletic at Old Trafford on January 29, 2017 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Bastian Schweinsteiger has been included in Manchester United’s squad for their upcoming Europa League tie with St Etienne, completing a remarkable return to the first team. When Jose Mourinho took over as United manager, Schweinsteiger was considered surplus to requirements. The German midfielder was sent to train with the under-21 squad and it seemed he had played his last game …

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Anthony Stokes Could Be Back Playing In The Champions League If Touted Move Materialises

WIGAN, ENGLAND - AUGUST 13: Anthony Stokes of Blackburn Rovers gets away with the ball during the Sky Bet Championship League match between Wigan Athletic and Blackburn Rovers at DW Stadium on August 13, 2016 in Wigan, England. (Photo by Daniel Smith/Getty Images)

Anthony Stokes could be a about to put his Blackburn Rovers nightmare behind him with a potential transfer to Polish League leaders Jagiellonia Bialystok on the cards The Independent have reported that the Dubliner could be on his way to Poland with Champions League football a realistic possibility for next season. The striker, who has represented Celtic in the competition previously, …

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Why Ireland Captain Seamus Coleman Doesn’t Require A Big Move

LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 21: Seamus Coleman of Everton celebrates scoring his sides first goal with his Everton team mates during the Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Everton at Selhurst Park on January 21, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images)

As the transfer window reached its climax, Seamus Coleman’s name appeared in more and more transfer headlines. A move to Manchester United has been touted for years now with the full-back’s odds slashed over a move to Old Trafford in the dying embers of the transfer window on Tuesday night. The rumours never developed into reality with Coleman himself confirming that no …

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Opinion: Sunday’s Trip To Leicester Is Manchester United’s Most Important Game In Almost Two Years

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - JANUARY 29: Jose Mourinho manager of Manchester United waves to fans after the Emirates FA Cup Fourth round match between Manchester United and Wigan Athletic at Old Trafford on January 29, 2017 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

March 15th, 2015. Tottenham Hotspur travelled to Old Trafford with the home side in what one could kindly describe as “patchy” form. Louis van Gaal’s charges had been gifted a win away at Newcastle in their previous outing and were unconvincing in a 2-0 victory over Sunderland the weekend before. The Dutchman was already under significant pressure with both the …

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