London – Arsenal later appeared uphill and now a nearby competitor Chelsea in the Premier League title race. If there are regrets the Gunners, it was a slow start at the beginning of the season.
Arsenal performed brilliantly in the second half of the season. Since the new year, they only lost twice from 12 matches while the rest managed to win.
Deliver the results that they jumped into second place Premier League standings. Collecting the value of 63 of the 31 weeks, the children of north London seven points behind Chelsea at the top. Chelsea had just played 30 times until today.
In mathematics, there are still opportunities in the rest of the Chelsea Arsenal following season. But obviously not going to be easy to remember the difference is quite wide and Chelsea also perform consistently.
Arsenal defender Nacho Monreal mention the story could have been another if his team underwent a smoother start early in the season. As is known, Arsenal faltered early in the season. Of the first 12 weeks, they only won four times.
But now the 29-year-old defender insists his team just focus on finishing the season with a smooth, continuing their recent performance.
“We had quite a difficult start. We won the matches, but also lose points along the way and lost points proved to be a problem now,” said Nacho told the London Evening Standard.
“Now we are undergoing a period of very good and the team played very nicely. We are full of confidence, playing very well, and that’s the attitude that we need to continue.”
“Can we catch Chelsea? We will try. It is very difficult but we just think about winning the next seven games. You never know. It was a dream, but we could only win the next seven games and see if they lose in several games,” he .