05 October 2014

Chelsea 2-0 Arsenal Player Ratings Poll: A Moral Victory?

Well, we improved threefold over last march, which is the optimist's way of looking at it. It could have been worse. By the 12th minute, we could joke that we're doing much, much better than we had done. By the 17th, we could laugh at the fact that Gibbs is still on the pitch. Still, a loss is a loss no matter the scoreline, and even if we cut the margin down to one-third from the last trip to Stamford Bridge, well, we still lost. Fabregas found an assist late in the second half, but it didn't feel nightmarish, nor does the result. In fact, I rather feel like we should be disappointed and Chelsea should feel relieved to have come away with the win. We'll examine that later on. For now, rate how our squad did on the day in the ratings-poll below...