13 January 2016

Liverpool 3-3 Arsenal: Vote for Player Ratings/MotM!

The eager hosts twice jumped out to an early lead only for Arsenal to reel them back in each time,
goals coming from Aaron Ramsey and Olivier Giroud before Giroud seized Arsenal's first lead with a well-struck, wicked turn of a shot to make it 2-3 in the 55th minute. Giroud's brace gave Arsenal a lead that they would cling to tenuously against Liverpool's tenacious but increasingly ineffective attack. It was back and forth and more than a bit madcap at times. Then, in the first minute of stoppage time, Joe Allen put a sharp volley through traffic just out of Petr Čech's reach to equalise. That's where it stood; Arsenal came heart-breakingly close to snatching all three at Anfield but will have to settle for a measly one, just good enough to stay top of the table even as Leicester won at White Hart Lane. More's the pity. Well, let's get down to the poll to give the lads what they deserve...