Friday, 06 December, 2019

Will Alexis Sanchez fire Arsenal past Liverpool? Five Premier League talking points

Liam Brady Arsenal Sport Liam Brady. S&G S&G and Barratts EMPICS Sport
Vera Richards | 27 August, 2017, 00:21

Rather than choose between the two, he fudged the issue and while Arsenal dominated the game in general, the lack of stability was evident in the goal they conceded early in the second half. And then there were three straight wins, making the team look like they're improving in form. On Wednesday, the team officially qualified for the group stages of the Champions League with an emphatic return-leg victory against Hoffenheim.

Sadio Mane scored Liverpool's victor against the Eagles and arguably provides the most potent goal threat in Jurgen Klopp's vibrant front three. Together with Roberto Firmino and Sadio Mane, he made up a team of dream frontmen.

Wenger was also asked at his press conference about the situation surrounding Liverpool playmaker Philippe Coutinho, who is a reported target for Barcelona following the world record transfer of Neymar to Paris St Germain.

Why has the club retained him?

That was also the game where Mamadou Sakho shone but his is a story for another day.

"I feel that his performance with the media last season, I felt very sorry for him up until the point where he carried on the circus about his future, saying he had something to say, but 'I won't say it now'". He might be the Premier League's outstanding individual and he may be capable of finding space behind Liverpool's overlapping full-backs. He loves to play so much that it is sometimes hard to stop him but he looks absolutely ready.

Former Liverpool midfielder Danny Murphy believes Alexis Sanchez would choose to join the Reds over Arsenal if given a choice at this juncture.

Eden Hazard starts for Chelsea in development match
Walsh was again the creator, setting up Beni Baningime to score from the edge of the area, before Oumar Niasse made it 3-0. If someone is thinking that I can use only 11 players or 13 players, it's impossible.

The 50-year-old is quoted by Sky Sports News as saying: "Arsene loves what he is doing and obviously he has all the energy he thinks he needs to do it".

Their blistering attack is another matter altogether, and against a creaky Arsenal defence should run riot.

The Frenchman is back after serving a three-match suspension dating back to last season, per Miguel Delaney of The Independent, who believes Koscielny's return is more important than having Sanchez back: "It is not just about his assurance and leadership, but about his speed".

Arsene Wenger, the Arsenal manager looks dejected after their defeat during the Premier League match between Stoke City and Arsenal at Bet365 Stadium on August 19, 2017 in Stoke on Trent, England.

But this time Wenger should realise Sanchez is his likeliest match-winner.

Based on what we've seen so far, it will be no problem for Liverpool to get some goals in with this defence.

Three teams have maximum points in the Premier League after two games.

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