Arsenal faced defeat against Watford at Vicarage Road

by Toqui Tahmid | Posted on Monday, October 16th, 2017 | 0

At the home venue of Watford, Arsenal went ahead in the first half but could not keep their net safe at the end. In the second half, Watford found net twice times and so, Arsenal faced defeat against Watford at Vicarage Road. The team of Arsene Wenger was so confident before the match and one of the Big Four team desperate to win their eighth matches in the new season of Premier League. Their ongoing season is not passing very well it seems. Till now among eight EPL matches, they managed victory just four times and one match finished with draw. They were defeated three times along with their last match against Watford. Now, the team of Arsene Wenger is in 6th position on the Premier League point table.

Arsenal faced defeat against Watford at Vicarage Road

In saturday at the last match of English Premier League (EPL), Thee Gunners started to play against Watford at Vicarage Road without their two top players Alexis Sanchez and Aaron Ramsey and lost by 2 – 1. This is the 3rd defeat of team Arsene Wenger in the ongoing season of EPL.

At the opponent ground in 39th minutes Arsenal went ahead. The first goal was scored by German defender Per Mertesacker. He made an extraordinary head and took his team ahead. The goal was came from the first corner of the match.

In 71st minutes of the game, with successful spot kick, English forward Deeney made even on the score line. Spanish defender made a foul to the Brazilian forward Richarlison and so, Watford got and penalty.

In the additional minutes, the local team Watford stupefied the guest Arsenal. From the box, English midfielder Tom Cleverley made a match winning goal. However, with the victory, team Watford has achieved 15 points and moved to the 4th position of the EPL point table.

At the home venue, Manchester City destroyed the Stoke City by 7 – 2 and achieved the top position of the point table with 22 points highest. However, at the first match of the day, at the venue of the Reds, Liverpool made a draw with Manchester United by scoring none. So, the Red Devils are in 2nd position with 20 points.

On the other match of the EPL, Bournemouth was defeated by the Tottenham Hotspur by 1 – 0 and so, the Spurs are in 3rd position with 17 points so far. Unfortunately the current EPL champion Chelsea faced a tragic defeat against the lower ranked team Crystal Palace by 2 – 1. With 13 points, the defending champions are in 5th position on the point table.

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