Arsenal takes Premier League in their hands
This was an amazing weekend for Gunners all around the World. It all started with the Manchester derby. Usually, a match Arsenal fans want City to win. Especially since they’ve got a long-lasting rivalry with Man United and the Mancunians are usually more of a competitor for their top 4 hopes. This year everything is different. With two huge derbies in the Premier League, Arsenal is the big winner of this weekend. Book your Arsenal tickets here and support them in their battle for the title!
The first important derby of this weekend was the Manchester derby. With Man City starting this derby 5 points behind Arsenal, Gunners changed their alliances for one day and supported Man United. After Grealish opened the score, Bruno Fernandes and Marcus Rashford scored for Man United. Especially the winning goal by Rashford spread joy amongst Man United and Arsenal fans. The lead remained 5 points over Man City with the North-London derby still to be played.
The most important derby for Arsenal is of course the North-London derby. The game against Tottenham Hotspur is always an important one. The possibility to take 8 points lead at the top of the table added extra importance. From the start Arsenal was the better team, and it was no surprise they took an early lead. A great strike from Ødegaard doubled their lead. With good defending they kept a clean sheet. Arsenal now leads the Premier League table with 8 points. The upcoming match against Manchester United is now also more important than ever. If Man United wins against Crystal Palace on Wednesday, they can get on 3 points of Arsenal if they win on Sunday. Arsenal has a spare game after that match to bring the gap back to 6 points. If Arsenal wins on Sunday the gap will be a minimum of 9 points on Man United, which will be the end of United’s title hopes. Book your Arsenal v Manchester United tickets now to watch this exciting title battle live.