“They’re doing this to my Darling club for the second time. They did it against West Ham today as well as against Newcastle yesterday.- Legend of Arsenal Patrick Vierra expressed his anger over West Ham’s contentious goal once more this season.
Arsenal in a new VAR charade as the Gunners believe the goal should have been disallowed for West Ham
West Ham gave the lead in a way that Mikel Arteta is accustomed to, and Arsenal were dealt yet another blow by VAR on Thursday.
Tomas Soucek gave West Ham United an unexpected lead in their Premier League matchup against Arsenal on Thursday night, causing more VAR suffering for Arsenal. Thirteen minutes into the London derby, Soucek’s clumsy opening goal silenced the Emirates Stadium following a protracted VAR check that was sure to raise more questions.
Arsenal went into the match hoping to overtake Liverpool as the Premier League leaders and get back at Everton after Manchester City’s 3-1 victory there on Wednesday.
However, West Ham put an end to a dominant Gunners start by putting together a clever move that culminated in William Saliba failing to stop a left-wing cross from Emerson Palmieri.