Arsenal suffered their second straight defeat after losing 2-1 at Macnhester City on Sunday.
Pep Guardiola got the better of Arsene Wenger yet again as his side came from behind to take the spoils. Wenger is still yet to produce an away victory over the Spaniard after five attempts.
Arsenal fans heavily criticised their team for a lack of effort in a second half which saw Manchester City take control.
The season now appears to be shaping as yet another campaign in which The Gunners early promise has not been sustained and another title charge spurned.
After Theo Walcott’s early opener, Arsenal fans would be forgiven for thinking their side had turned a corner. Yet the second period was as damaging to the fans psychologically as it was to their title hopes.
Despite a contentious offside equaliser, Wenger’s side were out thought, outfought and out played by Guardiola’s resurgent City.
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