Tottenham Vs Arsenal Highlights:Tottenham leapfrog past Chelsea and settle into 3rd place of the Premier League following a narrow but deserved 2-1 win against Arsenal.
With this 7th defeat Arsenal are getting further out of the reach of the Champions League spots as its getting filled with clubs fighting to clinch a position. The team guided by Arsene Wenger was doing slightly better than their opponents in the first few minutes of the match.
Launching a number of passes over to the Frenchman Olivier Giroud but the striker failed on scoring.
Although Tottenham did not have so much goal-scoring chances as Arsenal they fully capitalized on a defensive mistake made by their opponents. Arsenal’s back-line of defenders left Bale unmarked inside their own box which allowed him to collect a deep pass from Sigurdsson and just nod it past Wojciech Szczesny.
It took the home side 2 minutes for them to extend their lead to 2 goals this time with Aaron Lennon bursting upfront and finding his way past Arsenal’s goalkeeper who conceded 3 goals in a time lapse of 2 minutes.
Per Mertesacker pulled back 1 goal for Arsenal in the 2nd half scoring the only goal of Arsenal as they suffered their 7th loss this season.