Arsenal managed to overcome Blackpool yesterday after recording a 3-1 win at Bloomfield Road which has kept the Gunners title hopes alive.
However, Arsenal’s defensive frailties were once again noticeable as Blackpool bombarded the Gunners defence in the first 15-20 minutes of the first half, and eventually, the Seasiders received their reward early on in the second 45.
Jens Lehmann, who made his 200th Appearance for Arsenal yesterday, was lucky not to be sent off after taking down DJ Campbell in the penalty area. Luckily for German and Arsenal in particular, referee Lee Mason played the advantage which Ian Holloway’s side converted from.
Despite leaking yet another goal, Arsenal will be happy to have bagged all 3 points at the end of the 90 minutes, and will now prepare for their next game against Liverpool at the Emirates this Sunday.
So, what five things did we learn about Arsenal this week?
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