Manchester United have celebrated in the 10th round of the English Premier league at home against Arsenal. Although the match ended with 2:1 for United, the Gunners were again close to be embarrassed at the Old Trafford.
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Already at the start of the match,in the 3rd minute,former Arsenal striker,Robin van Persie has scored after Rafael´s cross.
I have spent eight years at Arsenal. I respect the club and I respect the fans, coaches and players. Simply, I respect the club and that is why I didn’t celebrated the goal, “said Robin for BBC.
United in the first 45 minutes was the better team. Alex Ferguson’s players have threatened from all sides, and the greatest opportunity for 2-0 United had in the first half injury time.Sandi Cazorla has stopped cross of Ashley Young with his hand,and the referee of the match Mike Dean has pointed to the white spot. However,Wayne Rooney has failed to score.
In the second half, United went for the second goal. Arsenal in the attack could not respond in the right way, so the Gunners defenders Vermaelen-Mertesacker were in torment.
Match Highlights : Manchester United – Arsenal 2-1 (Van Persie 3, Evra 67 / Cazorla 90+5)
It was 66th minute,when Roneey made a cross,and Evra with a header raise to 2-0 for the home team.Four minutes later, Arsenal was left with one less player. Jack Wilshere has earned a second yellow card.
In the fifth minute of injury time Arsenal finally shook United’s net. Santi Cazorla has scored for 2:1. Unfortunately for Arsenal, they “wake” up too late.
“We have been active in the field, we had a ball, but did not do anything concrete,” said after the game disappointed Arsene Wenger
“We have gotten used that the referee gives a penalty against us when we play against United,” said Wenger
Man United with this victory have clinched the first place of the Premier league,after until today the leading Chelsea have failed to win the match against Swansea.