ARSENAL MISS CHAMPIONS LEAGUE SPOT

Arsenal have lost out in the race to make the final four that would have earned them an ticket to the Champions League next season.


The Gunners went into the last game with the fear of losing their usual ticket but they probably prayed that Liverpool lost or draw.

Liverpool went into the final round of games with a point above Arsene Wenger’s menand they won to seal their spot in Europe. This would be the first time in two decades that Arsenal have failed to qualify for the competition.

The fans were hopeful after Hector Bellerin scored the first goal in the game against Everton at Goodison Park under ten minutes. News filtered in that they had the advantage as Liverpool were yet to score against Boro. The Teessiders were already relegated from the top flight so it was a bit surprising.

However, the Reds got the needed confidence boost when GeorginioWihnaldum scored in the stoppage time of the first half. After the break, Jurgen Klopp and his boys sailed to a comfortable 3-0 rout. Liverpool have crumbled before ‘small teams’ this season so it was legitimate fear that they could throw the game when it mattered the most. Continue reading “ARSENAL MISS CHAMPIONS LEAGUE SPOT”