A disappointing night for Unai Emry and his Arsenal team as they loose woefully to a strong spirited Sheffield United side 1-0 as their bad away record continue.
Lys Mousset marked his 1st league begin for Sheffield United with a goal to sink Arsenal at Bramall Lane because the Gunners’ woes faraway from home in the Premier League continued .
The Frenchman’s first half strike tried enough to earn Chris Wilder’s facet a 1-0 win and leave Arsenal while not 3 points on the road within the league since they beat Newcastle at St James’ Park on the gap day of the season.
Unai emery created only 1 modification to the facet that had overwhelmed Bournemouth reception before the international break, as Joe Willock replaced Dani Ceballos in middle.
Mesut Ozil and Hector Bellerin were each absent from the matchday squad, whereas summer signing Kieran Tierney was created to attend for a first Premier League begin as he joined the returning Alexandre Lacazette among the substitutes.
Arsenal lost a wonderful probability to require the lead once Nicolas Pepe didn’t convert Sead Kolasniac’s low cross at the tip of a swift counter-attack, and that they were shortly created to pay because the hosts went before on the 30 minutes mark.
The breakthrough came once Jack O’Connell rose on top of 3 Arsenal defenders at the backpost to knock a whipped corner back across the face of goal, wherever Mousset was waiting unmarked to nudge on the far side Leno from a yard out for his second goal in as several games against the Gunners.
The guests needed the possibility to level from the penalty spot before the interval, once Bukayo Saka went down beneath the eye of John Egan, however mike Dean was right to dismiss the appeals, although his call to award a yellow card for simulation looked harsh.
Emery sent on Ceballos at the break to undertake and add some inventive spark however he wasted a terrific probability to equalise simply before the hour mark once scuffing his volley from Saka’s cross straight at Dean Henderson.
Lacazette was sent on to join Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang direct as emery tried to salvage something, and he was shortly joined by Brazilian small fry Gabriel Martinelli, however the newly-promoted facet remained for the win that sends them into the top half and sees Arsenal lose ground on Chelsea and Leicester within the race for the top four.