LONDON – The Gunners – Arsenal maintain a positive trend in the period Boxing Day. Visit to the Boleyn Ground in London derby, Arsenal’s 2-1 win over West Ham United in the Premier League Matchday 19.
Earlier, Arsenal also successfully claimed a perfect score of 2-1 at Crystal Palace, the day after Christmas.
This victory also enrich their record at the headquarters of West Ham, where they always win since 2010. Arsenal’s last defeat occurred in 2010 ago, it was in the FA Cup event.
Public Boleyn Ground has been contrived to rumble in the fifth minute! Alexandre Song was a surprise to his former team‘s goal through a volley from a corner kick Stewart Downing bait. But the fateful! It turns out that the opening goal was disallowed after officials adjudged first caught offside.
Downing back to being the “dynamo” West Ham game and in the 17th minute, the former Liverpool winger was sent a short crossing to Aaron Cresswell were developed to help the defense.
But Downing bait is too close to Szczesny secured, before it can be converted Cresswell.
Santiago Cazorla! Execution of the penalty in the 40th minute, successfully silenced the home fans in the 41st minute. The referee awarded a penalty to Arsenal Neil Swarbrick after indicting Winston Reid breaking Cazorla in the box. Arsenal 1-0 lead.
2-0 for Arsenal! Two minutes later, turn to Danny Welbeck who widen the visitors’ advantage. Dibidani short pass into the face of goal Adrián San Miguel, Danny Welbeck came without difficulty grabbed the ball. Until the break arrived, the score 2-0 to Arsenal last excellence.
The Hammers attempted to fight back over ‘stubborn‘ in the second half. As a result, successful goal Kouyate Cheikhoy claimed to minimize the position, 1-2 in the 54th minute.
Starting set-piece corner kick James Tomkins, Kouyate jumped to grab the ball with a header. Although a bit on the head of Mathieu Debuchy, flow fixed ball towards goal, where while Szczesny die step in goal.
The team Gunner immediately stung again a minute later. Feed back-pass Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain controlled Cazorla, to then launch a hard flat shots that unfortunately, countered Adrián.
The host is threatened again through quick counter-attack. In the 58th minute, Diafra Sakho sent passing to Kouyate at the far post. Damn! Kouyate failed to score both because of a split second too late menyocor bait Sakho goalmouth.
Adrián! If it were not for the former Real Betis goalkeeper‘s, West Ham has definitely re-pierced. Adrián crucial rescue with his legs in the 73rd minute, when dispelled Oxlade-Chamberlain’s header from a cross Alexis Sánchez.
Adrian returned a hero of the hosts two minutes later. When Alexis Reid escaped from the convoy and Alexandre Song, Chile‘s international players free-standing right in front of Adrian. But finishing the horizontal in–block feet Adrian.
Oxlade–Chamberlain threatened again in the 86th minute. Dribbling quickly pushed into the penalty box, unfortunately the solution is wasted when Oxlade–Chamberlain shot just pointing to the left goalpost Adrián.
Various efforts ultimately failed last host to at least equalize the score. Until the final whistle, Arsenal‘s 2-1 victory remains sustainable.
Three numbers were stolen from the home to West Ham, Arsenal jump-start position from seventh to fifth position while the Premier League standings, with 33 points – on goal difference from Southampton in the fourth that in other games, successfully draw against Chelsea, 1-1.
West Ham United: Adrián San Miguel, Joey O’Brien / Guy Demel (78 ‘), Winston Reid, James Tomkins, Aaron Cresswell, Cheikhou Kouyate / Kevin Nolan (78′), Stewart Downing, Morgan Amalfitano, Alexandre Song, Andy Carroll , Diafra Sakho / Enner Valencia (62 ‘).
Arsenal: Wojciech Szczesny, Per Mertesacker, Mathieu Debuchy, Nacho Monreal, Laurent Koscielny, Mathieu Flamini, Santiago Cazorla, Francis Coquelin, Alexis Sánchez, Danny Welbeck / Kieran Gibbs (85 ‘), Alex Oxlade–Chamberlain / Calum Chambers (90‘) .