After defeating Liverpool 3-2 on Sunday at their home stadium, Emirates Stadium, Arsenal regained the lead in the point standings for the Premier League. The competition between the two teams was really intense, and the spectators are having a wonderful time watching the game. Arsenal now has a total of 24 points in the Premier League after playing 9 games and winning 8 of those games while only suffering one loss. After today’s victory, Arsenal has gained 3 points toward their overall total of 24 points. Arsenal prevailed over Liverpool thanks to a pair of goals scored by Bukayo Saka.
The game was played on the Sunday, the 9th of October. These two teams played an excellent contest against one another. Both teams gave it their all during the match, but unfortunately for Liverpool, it was not their day as they came out on the losing end today. Arsenal finished with a 44% possession advantage over their opponents. On the other side, Liverpool held possession of the ball for 56% of the game’s whole. During this match, Arsenal had a completion percentage of 78%, 386 successful pass attempts, and 4 corner kicks awarded to them. On the other side, Liverpool finished this game with 488 successful passes, an accuracy rate of 80% on their passes, and three corners granted to them. Even though Liverpool performed somewhat better than Arsenal in these facets throughout this encounter, the Reds were unable to score more goals than their rivals. As a direct consequence of this, they suffered a defeat at the hands of Arsenal, which resulted in a final score of 3-2.
The game was attended by thousands of Arsenal supporters, all of whom were ecstatic to witness their team, Arsenal, emerge victorious. This game featured a total of 5 goals, three of which were scored by Arsenal and two of which were scored by Liverpool. This game saw a total of three goals scored in the first half, and then just two goals scored in the second half. In the first half Arsenal scored 2 goals and Liverpool scored 1 goal. In the second half Liverpool and Arsenal both scored 1 goal each in this match.
THIS TEAM ❤️ pic.twitter.com/484bcUc3Xw
— Arsenal (@Arsenal) October 9, 2022
Gabriel Martinelli gave Arsenal the lead with a goal in the very first minute of the match, but Liverpool’s Darwin Nunez equalized the score 34 minutes into the contest. The second goal of the match for Arsenal was scored by Bukayo Saka at the 50-minute mark of the first half of the match’s extra time. At the end of the first half, Arsenal was in the lead on the scoreboard with a 2-1 advantage.
Roberto Firmino once again tied the scoreboard in the second half with his goal, which he finished off at the 53-minute mark. The audience was absolutely captivated by the game at this point, and no one has any idea what will happen to the game once the first 90 minutes had passed. Both sides gave their best efforts in an attempt to gain an advantage over the other, but in 73 minutes, Arsenal was awarded a penalty after a foul occurred within Liverpool’s penalty box. despite the fact that the foul was not particularly severe but the referee gave Arsenal the penalty. Bukayo Saka scored his second goal of the match from the penalty at the 76-minute mark. During the course of this contest, he scored a total of two goals for Arsenal. In spite of Liverpool’s best efforts, they were unable to score beyond that point, and Arsenal went on to win the game, which was a source of great frustration for the team. In the end, Arsenal prevailed over Liverpool and took the three points.
The next encounter for Arsenal in the Premier League will take place on Sunday, October 16 at 7:00 pm at the Elland Road Stadium, where they will face off against Leeds United.
Arsenal vs Liverpool
|1st Half||2nd Half||
Gabriel Martinelli – (Arsenal) – 1’
Darwin Nunez – (Liverpool) – 34’
Bukayo Saka – (Arsenal) – 45+5’, 76’
Roberto Firmino – (Liverpool) – 53’