London – Arsenal have to swallow the bitter pill against Swansea City at home, the Emirates Stadium, Tuesday (12/5) pm dawn. When the match ended 90 minutes, the Gunners’ 0-1 defeat of The Swans.
In the 36th week match Premier League, Arsenal appeared dominant with 68 percent ball possession and 23 shots to make where 9 on goal. But none were to be scored.
While Swansea had only three shots on target from eight trials, but one fruitful goal in the final five minutes of the match through Bafetimbi Gomis.
Arsenal defeat create stuck in third place with 70 points from 35 matches, three points of Manchester City in second place and two points ahead of fourth place, Manchester United, who have played one match more.
Swansea himself in 8th position with 56 points.
Arsenal dominated the first round since the referee’s whistle sounded. But they have trouble penetrating the defense Swansea meeting.
Though Arsenal capable off five shots throughout the first 45 minutes, the same as Swansea have. But unfortunately, none of which leads right on target.
In the third minute Olivier Giroud actually have a chance to make a goal after receiving a crossing Aaron Ramsey. Dear header was floated over the bar.
Swansea are more suppressed even able to release two shots on goal but to no avail. Without dangerous chances from both teams, the first half ended goalless.
In the second half Arsenal raise the intensity of the attack and in the 53rd minute, Alexis Sanchez was able to shoot from a narrow angle but the only target left goalpost.
An hour walking action of a local bait Mesut Ozil can be accepted well by Aaron Ramsey. But unfortunately he prefers to execute the ball and the direction is still to the side of the net.
Three minutes later, Santi Cazorla maximize a loose ball in the box penalt Swansea. He kicked the ball but still secured Lukas Fabianski.
Swansea Arsenal defense kept pounding and did not provide an opportunity for the visitors to develop the game. In the 72nd minute Héctor Bellerín handing Walcott, but Fabianski could frustrate Walcott shot.
In the 75th minute Sanchez saw an empty area near the penalty box, which is passed through pass towards Nacho Monreal. He release a shot from a narrow angle that can be intercepted Fabianski.
Two golden opportunity wasted Arsenal in the 78th minute when Fabianski is able to ward off Sanchez shot from close range. The ball rebounds captured Theo Walcott but his shot leads right into the arms of Fabianski.
Preoccupation attack Arsenal instead conceded in the 85th minute after breaking into nets Gomis David Ospina. Crossing from the right side capable headlong Gomis and actual ball was pushed out by Ospina.
However, referee Kevin Friend endorse these goals because in reruns ball has completely crossed the goal line, before Ospina throw. Gol had protested Ospina, but Friend pointed watches at right as a ball mark has been entered.
Fabianski actually be a nightmare Arsenal when on 91 minutes managed to cut bait pull Jack Wilshere in midfield, where Walcott had stood to greet him.
Arsenal: Ospina; Bellerin, Mertesacker, Koscielny, Monreal; Cazorla, Coquelin (Wilshere 67 ‘); Ramsey, Ozil, Sanchez; Giroud (Walcott 69 ‘).
Swansea: Fabianski; Rangel (Richards 60), Fernandez, Williams, Taylor; Ki (Gomis 74 ‘), Cork, Shelvey; Dyer (Barrow 79 ‘), Sigurdsson, Montero.