In a stunning premier league opening game between Liverpool and Arsenal at Emirates Stadium Liverpool edged Arsenal by 4 -3 goal. The man of the match Brazil international Philippe Coutinho from Liverpool scored two goals against Arsenal. Philippe Coutinho played an important role in midfield for Liverpool.
The game between Liverpool and Arsenal was considered as one of the best Premier League weekend. The first goal of the game came from Arsenal’s Theo Walcott in the 31st minute. The first 30 minute of the game was silent and gloomy. The game picked up the top gear after 31st minute when Theo Walcott scored the opening goal of the game. Philippe Coutinho equalized in 45’+1 minute of the game. The another goal was scored by Lallana to give Liverpool a lead. Likewise, 4th goal for Liverpool was scored by Mane in 63rd minute and the scoreline was 4-1 till 63rd minute. The Arsenal was 1-0 goal ahead upto first half of the game but conceded four goal afterward. This showed that Arsenal have some problem in their midfield and defense. The fan of Arsenal could not have expected the result that leading in first half to 4-1 down till 63rd minute. During 2013-14 season also Arsenal conceded six goals against Manchester City and Chelsea and five against Liverpool.
However Arsenal returned in the game with two more goals scored by Oxlade Chamberlain and Chambers in the 64th minutes and 75th minutes of the game. The result proved that Arsenal have potential to counter attack and make comeback in the game. But their defense was not best to hand over a win to Liverpool. So before the transfer window shut down Arsenal should think about their defense improvement and strategies. Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger said that Arsenal lacked experience at the back and were physically short. However, the game was very much competitive