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  • Swansea 3-2 Arsenal: Van Persie, Walcot great-finish

    Arsenal's second defeat in a row in the Premier League. Although time ahead, the Gunners fell by a score of 2-3 in visit to Swansea City.

    At the Liberty Stadium on Sunday (01/15/2012), Arsenal opened the scoring through Robin Van Persie. But the host is able to retaliate and turn things around each goal by Scott Sincalir and Nathan Dyer.

    'Gunner' had equalized Theo Walcott through the action, but less than a minute later the goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny back breaking. This time through Danny Graham's feet.

    It became the second successive defeat Arsenal in early January after the subject over Fulham. While not changing their position, the order of five with 36 points from 21 matches. Arsene Wenger's protege failed to close the distance to the top of the standings.

    The game

    Just four minutes walk game Arsenal had opened the scoring through Van Persie. Breakthrough can feed from Andrei Arshavin, Van Persie calmly past the obstacles defenders and fired a shot that deceived goalkeeper Michel vorm.

    But the visitors' advantage did not last long, because 11 minutes later born an equalizer for a 1-1. Gol was born following a counterweight Swansea violations Aaron Ramsey on Dyer. Sinclair who ran as an executioner finished his job well. Score changed to 1-1.

    A bait that is released Yossi Benayoun right leads to Van Persie inside the penalty box. There was no goal of this scenario because kicking the Dutchman could be tamed vorm.

    Arsenal's first kicked off back in the early second round, won the sprint with Theo Walcott defenders kick from inside the box is still far off the mark. Swansea Dyer replied through a hard kick from outside the box, which is more or less the same boat as him away from the target.

    In 57 minutes the home fans cheered with joy when the score changed to 2-1. Stealing the ball from the feet of Ramsey, Joe Allen and then send the skin round the Dyer free-standing. Dyer failed to anticipate directional kick Wojciech Szczesny.

    Arsenal are able to equalize the score at minute 69. Walcott, Johan Djourou managed to remove the bait that he let go. Stay dealing with goalkeeper easy Walcott struck the ball into the goal.

    Unfortunate for the Gunners, the joy which they felt did not last long because less than a minute later Swansea back their goalkeeper.

    Successful pursuit of bait is released Gylfi Sigurdsson, Graham kick towards the far post failed to reach and change the score to 3-2.

    In the remaining time of the match Arsenal continue to bang on his opponent's defense, but all that effort was fruitless. While Swansea actually capable of creation some other opportunities, even though it failed to be completed to be scored.

    Teams Line-up:

    Swansea City: Michel vorm, Ashley Williams, Steven Caulker, Neil Taylor, Angel Rangel, Leon Britton, Kemy Agustien ('45 Gylfi Sigurdsson), Scott Sinclair, Nathan Dyer ('82 Wayne Routledge), Danny Graham ('90 +4 Leroy Lita), Joe Allen

    Arsenal: Wojciech Szczesny, Laurent Koscielny, Per Mertesacker ('77 Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain), Ignasi Miquel, Johan Djourou, Yossi Benayoun (Tomas Rosicky '63), Alex Song, Andrei Arshavin (Thierry Henry '63), Theo Walcott, Robin Van Persie, Aaron Ramsey


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