Monday, 22 May 2017

Arsenal Miss Out On Champions League, Chelsea Sets Premier League Record

Arsenal Miss Champions League

Arsenal missed out on Champions League football for the first time in 20 years despite their 3-1 win over Everton at the Emirates.

Arsenal needed Liverpool or Manchester City to drop points but both sides won their respective game.

Arsenal still have a trophy to play for which is the FA Cup Final against Chelsea on saturday, Lorient Koscielny will miss the final following his red card for his tackle on Enner Valencia, Wenger could also be without Gabriel and Alexis Sanchez.

Everton went behind in the 8th minute, Hector Bellerin was able to divert Ozil's cross into the net after Welbeck missed the ball.

Six minutes later Lorient Koscielny was shown a straight red card for his horrific tackle on Enner Valencia.

Arsenal continued to play well despite being a man down and duly doubled their lead in the 27th minute, Alexis Sanchez fired into the bottom corner after collecting a pass from Welbeck in the box.

Everton top scorer Romelu Lukaku scored from the Penalty spot following an hand ball by Monreal.

Aaron Ramsey scored Arsenal's third goal late in the game, the Welshman received the ball from Ozil at the edge of the box, turning before sending a curling strike into the top corner.

Chelsea became the first side in the Premier era to win 30 league games in a season after defeating Sunderland 5-1 at Stamford Bridge.

Chelsea Legend John Terry said Farewell to Stamford Bridge, the Chelsea Captain was substituted in the 26th minute to a standing ovation and a guard of honour as he left the field.

Chelsea players made sure they gave their captain a winning send fort after failing behind to a Javi Manquillo strike in the third minute.

Willian equalized for Chelsea in the 8th minute, Sunderland failed to clear the ball after Alonso's free-kick hit the crossbar, the Brazillian sent a low strike into the net.

Eden Hazard put Chelsea ahead in the 61st minute unleashing a strike into the far corner.

Chelsea substitute Pedro got the third goal 16 minutes later, following a mis-communication between Pickford and Lescott, the defender headed Fabregas's long pass towards Pedro, with the goalkeeper off his line Pedro headed the ball into the net.

Batshuayi whose goal won the League for Chelsea came in to add two late strikes to complete the rout.

kompany, Fernandinho, Gabriel Jesus and Sergio Aguero's brace secured a 5-0 victory for Manchester City against Watford at Vicarage road as Manchester City finished third on the EPL table.

With Liverpool and Arsenal lurking behind Manchester City needed to win and score well to secure qualification into the Champions League group stage, Guardiola's boys didn't disappoint.

Manchester captain Vincent Kompany opened the scoring by Heading in De Bruyne's corner just 5 minutes into the game.

Aguero doubled City's lead in the 23rd minute, he received De Bruyne's pass before putting the ball in the bottom left corner.

Aguero scored again minutes after with a left footed finish following a cut back from Leroy Sane.

Fernandinho got the fourth goal just before half time lifting the ball over Gomez's outstreched leg.

Gabriel Jesus completed the rout in the 58th minute, controlling Aguero's pass before lifting the ball past Gomez and Eleftheriou.

Liverpool booked their place in the Champions League group stage qualifying round with a resounding 3-0 victory against relegated Middlesbrough at Anfield.

With Arsenal ready to pounce if Liverpool slip up, Jurgen klopp's players produced a nerve racking first half display with Arsenal already two goals up.

Gini Wijnaldum scored Liverpool's first goal with a thunderous strike after receiving a pass from Firminho to send Liverpool supporters and Coach into Jubilations.

Liverpool's free-kick specialist Philippe Coutinho got the second goal from a free kick in the 51st minute.

Lallana scored the third goal with a close range strike from a Liverpool counter attack.

Harry Kane scored his seventh goal in two games, by scoring another hat-trick to secure the Premier League Golden Boot in Tottenham's 7-1 demolition of Hull City.

Harry Kane struck the first goal 11 minutes into the game, the Englishman left footed strike from the edge of the box found its way inside the net.

Two minutes later Kane struck again Tapping in from close range after Trippier played the ball in his path.


Dele Alli got the third goal just before half-time, collecting a pass from Son before sending a strike past Hull goalkeeper.

Clucas pulled a goal back for Hull, the Hull midfielder robs Vertonghen of the ball, darts into the box before sending a deflected strike past Lloris.

Wanyama restored Tottenham's three goal lead few minutes after Hull scored, Wanyama was freed inside the Hull box to head home Eriksen's set piece.

Harry Kane completed his hat-trick in the 72nd minute, he was sent through on goal before calmly slotting the ball into the net.

Tottenham left back got his first goal for the club after scoring Tottenham's sixth goal from 20 yards, his defensive partner Toby Alderweireld completed the rout with the Seventh goal in the 87th minute.

Swansea continued their resurgent form after coming from behind to secure a 2-1 win against West brom at the Liberty stadium.

West brom showed their set piece prowess yet again when Johnny Evans was left unmarked to head home Fletcher's corner in the 33rd minute.

Swansea equalized in the 72nd minute, Llorente headed Sigurdsson's corner to Ayew who made no mistake putting the ball inside the net.

The striker struck the winner his 15th goal of the season in the 86th minute, his volley from Luciano Narsingh cross flew past Foster.

Manchester United youngster Josh Harrop and Paul Pogba secured a 2-0 win for Manchester United against Crystal Palace.

With few days to go before Manchester United's Europa League final match against Ajax, Jose Mourinho chose to rest nine players.

Josh Harrop repaid Mourinho's faith in him when he scored United's first goal on his debut. The youngster received a throughball from Pogba, he cuts inside past Kelly before sending a curling strike into the far corner.

Pogba got the second goal in the 19th minute, receiving a pass from Jese Lingard before firing a left footed strike past Wayne Hennessey.

Leceister City played out a 1-1 draw against Bournemouth in the last game of the season at the King Power Stadium.

Bournemouth struck the first goal just a minute into the game, the ball bounced off Bournemouth player Mousset into the path of Stanilas who slots home.

Jamie Vardy equalized for Leceister six minutes into the second half, Slimani headed Ben Chilwell's cross across goal for Jamie Vardy to finish from close range.

Peter Crouch set a new Premier League record after he became the first player to score 50 headed goals in Stoke City's 1-0 win over Southampton at Saint Mary.

The former Southampton player headed in Geoff Cameron's cross in the 60th minute.

West Ham came from a goal down to beat Burnley 2-1 at the Toorf Moor, Vokes got the opener for Burnley before Feghouli equalized for West ham in the 27th minute, Ayew sealed the win with an header in the 72nd minute.

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