Wednesday, 17 January, 2018

Eden Hazard Responds to Arsenal Diving Claims, Rues Chelsea Missed Chances

Alvaro Morata hits back at critics after nightmare display vs Arsenal Alvaro Morata was well below par against Arsenal
Elias Hubbard | 06 January, 2018, 02:10

The Arsenal manager felt there wasn't enough evidence of a foul to justify Taylor's decision and Hazard rubbed salt into the wound by converting the spot-kick to cancel out Jack Wilshere's opener. "What I find bad is we just saw a great game and we talk only about this and for me it would be nice if we think about football for a change", he said. Wilshere appeared to have no future with the Gunners when he was sent on loan to Bournemouth last season, but now Wenger says he deserves an England recall. Since Euro 2016 he hasn't played for England.

Hector Bellerin praised Arsenal's fighting spirit after the defender helped rescue a 2-2 draw for his side at the Emirates on Wednesday night after earlier conceding a penalty.

Winger Eden Hazard and midfielder Cesc Fabregas were rested during Chelsea's convincing 5-0 Premier League win over Stoke City on Saturday, with both replacements Danny Drinkwater and Willian scoring.

Wenger, who was charged with misconduct, received a four-game touchline suspension and fined £25,000 after his altercation with fourth official Taylor at the end of Arsenal's last-gasp defeat of Burnley in January 2017, was given until 18.00 GMT on Tuesday 9 January to respond to that separate request.

Asked about the performance of Alvaro Morata, who missed a number of chances, Conte added: "It is not luck in this period, he has to continue to work and continue to improve".

"I think it's a pity because when you have a lot of chances to score, you must win the game. The goal is coming".

The point saw Arsenal remain in sixth place 21 points behind champions-elect Manchester City.

Alternatively, the former Barcelona forward may just have chose to go out on a high, potentially helping Arsenal win a trophy or qualify for the Champions League before he leaves.

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