The Gunners had been dominated by the Eagles at Selhurst Park as they outclassed the north London outfit in each division.
Patrick Vieira’s facet began aggressively and didn’t permit their opponents any time on the ball. Their passing was on level within the remaining third as Arsenal struggled to manage up with the depth at Selhurst Park.
The Gunners had been 2-0 down contained in the opening 25 minutes and by no means recovered after that. Palace then added a 3rd within the second half to compound the Gunners’ woes.
Mikel Arteta’s facet are actually fifth within the league desk and have an inferior aim distinction in comparison with their arch-rivals Tottenham Hotspur, who occupy the ultimate Champions League spot.
Morgan, who’s an Arsenal fan, lambasted the Gunners for surrendering meekly towards Vieira’s facet and wasn’t shocked with the result.
“Vieira’s Palace giving us a lesson in aggression, want & physicality. Least shocking revelation of the Millennium.”
He additionally criticized the Gunners for not changing Pierre Emerick-Aubameyang as Alexandre Lacazette and Eddie Nketiah fired blanks as soon as once more.
He wrote on Twitter:
“BREAKING: Lacazette’s now gone 18 HOURS of Premier League soccer with out scoring in open play. However yeah, so glad we removed Aubameyang.”
Arsenal had been greatly surprised by Crystal Palace’s quick begin
The Gunners had been maybe greatly surprised by Crystal Palace’s quick begin to the sport as they pressed from the entrance.
Arsenal, who’re usually the crew that dishes out the urgent, had a style of their very own medication because the likes of Ben White and Gabriel Magalhaes weren’t afforded any time on the ball.
It took the Gunners 28 minutes to document their first shot, and by that point they had been already two objectives down and looking at an away defeat.
Mikel Arteta determined to not begin with Gabriel Martinelli, and with out his vitality, they struggled up entrance.
The Brazilian’s arrival within the second half noticed a slight change within the the Gunners’ attacking tempo, however by then it was too late.
The defeat meant Arteta’s facet remained fifth, stage on factors with fourth-placed Tottenham. The Gunners do have a recreation in hand, however have some powerful fixtures arising.