Arsenal v Manchester united game on Wednesday December 5th, 2016 was a brutal match. The rivalry between Arsenal and Manchester United caused the game to be very physical. The referee could not keep things calm all through to the final minutes of the match, as a result few players were injured.
Arsenal and Manchester united both needed any points they could earn so they can move up on the premier league table. Arsenal have not lost a game in 20 matches, and they haven’ won against Manchester united’s home stadium Old Trafford in a long time.
Manchester united has been struggling lately, they haven’t to won enough matches to put them at top 4 and they are very hungry for a win. Manchester appears out of form, but they did everything in their power to win the match against arsenal but they did not succeed.
Arsenal scored first and Manchester United answered right back, Arsenal scored again, making the scores 2 – 1, but the lead didn’t last up to a minute. Manchester united equalized and the game ended as a tie.
The match was rough; few of the fouls were caught on tape. The most disturbing foul was captured on tape and it’s on the video above. Fellaini recorded as he pulled Arsenal 19 year old midfield player Matteo by his hair.
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Match statistics below shows that the game was rough, total of 6 yellow card ware given by the referee.
Total number of tackles by both teams – 27
Total fouls by Man U and Arsenal – 23
Premier league table as of the second week in December 2019.