Arsenal’s ruthless victory over West Ham exposes gulf in class

Arsenal defeated West Ham in a crucial match, maintaining pressure on Liverpool and Manchester City in the Premier League title race. The team's tactical prowess was rewarded with goals from Bukayo Saka, William Saliba, Gabriel, and Leandro Trossard. Despite West Ham's efforts, they failed to contain Arsenal's relentless attacking prowess, resulting in their biggest home defeat in the Premier League era.

Arsenal's Ruthless Victory Over West Ham Exposes Gulf In Class

In a resounding display of superiority, Arsenal dismantled David Moyes’ West Ham side, leaving their hopes shattered and securing a crucial victory to maintain pressure on Liverpool and Manchester City in the Premier League title race. Led by the tactical prowess of Mikel Arteta, Arsenal’s emphatic performance saw the dynamic Bukayo Saka shine with a brace, complemented by goals from defensive stalwarts William Saliba and Gabriel, along with the clinical finishing of Leandro Trossard.

Despite West Ham’s recent successes against top teams, they faltered embarrassingly, allowing Arsenal to dictate play with alarming ease. As the match progressed, Arsenal’s control intensified, leaving West Ham’s defense in disarray and their fans disheartened. Notably, Declan Rice’s precision cross led to Gabriel’s goal, further cementing Arsenal’s dominance.

Despite West Ham’s valiant efforts, they failed to contain Arsenal’s relentless attacking prowess, resulting in their biggest home defeat in the Premier League era. As the final whistle blew, Arsenal celebrated while West Ham grappled with disappointment, highlighting the stark gulf in class between the two sides.

Here is the highlight video of West Ham vs. Arsenal, which ended with a 6-0 victory for Arsenal. 

Arsenal performance and stats

Arsenal

Manager: Mikel Arteta
Rank 3rd
Win 18
Draw 4
Loss 4
Goals 62-23
Diff 39

Arsenal is currently 3rd in the Premier League with 52 points.

In the last 24 games, it has won 16 times, drawn 4 times, and lost 4 times. In its last match, Arsenal won 0-6 against West Ham United.​​

It has a positive goal difference after scoring 53 goals and conceding 22.​

Arsenal will play the next match in Premier League against Burnley on Saturday 17th of February in Burnley.​

West Ham United performance and stats

West Ham United

Manager: David Moyes
Rank 8th
Win 11
Draw 6
Loss 9
Goals 40-46
Diff -6
Rank 1st
Win 5
Draw 0
Loss 1
Goals 10-4
Diff 6

West Ham United is currently 8th in the Premier League with 36 points.

In the last 24 games, it has won 10 times, drawn 6 times, and lost 8 times. In its last match, West Ham United lost 0-6 against Arsenal.​​

It has a negative goal difference after scoring 36 goals and conceding 42.​

West Ham United will play the next match in Premier League against Nottingham Forest on Saturday 17th of February in Nottingham.​

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