Monday, 14 March 2016

FA Cup Highlights: Arsenal 1 – 2 Watford

Watford sent defending champions out of the cup competition.

Arsenal XI: Ospina; Chambers, Mertesacker, Gabriel, Gibbs; Elneny, Coquelin, Joel Campbell, Ozil, Alexis, Giroud
Subs: Macey, Bellerin, Monreal, Flamini, Iwobi, Walcott, Welbeck

Watford XI: Gomes (GK); Nyom, Prödl, Cathcart, Ake; Watson, Behrami; Capoue, Deeney (c), Guedioura; Ighalo
Subs: Pantilimon (GK), Anya, Suarez, Abdi, Jurado, Amrabat, Oulare

Watford stunned FA Cup holders Arsenal with a 2-1 quarter-final victory that piled further pressure on Arsene Wenger at a mutinous Emirates Stadium.

The visitors progressed to the semi-final of the competition thanks to a clinical second half performance against Arsene Wenger's men at the Emirates Stadium on Sunday

Arsenal  have lost 3 home games in a row in all comps for the first time since Nov 2002, equalling the worst losing home run under Wenger

Nathan Ake's high throw into the box was awfully defended by Arsenal backline; granting Troy Deeney all the time in the world to collect the ball, turn and square it up to Odion Ighalo, who finished smartly.

Deeney was at it again; as he laid the ball to Guedioura, who scored a missile of a goal.

Late drama as Welbeck pulled one back.

Arsene Wenger: Urge Arsenal To Stick Together

'Our long, long run in the FA Cup comes to an end and it is in a very sad way because I did not think we deserved to lose this game's

'We have to look at ourselves maybe on the first goal. The second goal was a fantastic shot and I felt it was a real cup game's

'We do not make enough of our possession in the final third. Watford is a team who is good on the break and they depend on Ighalo and...

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