At the FA Cup Quarterfinals Arsenal were trashed 1-2 by Watford, the Highlights clearly shows that Arsenal’s hopes of winning a third consecutive FA Cup vanished on Sunday as they were beaten 2-1 by Watford at the Emirates Stadium.
Arsenal was stronger in their FA Cup game against Watford but failed to take advantage of the chances at offer. Gabriel Paulista was at heart of the action when he got away without even a yellow card with his two footed lunge.
The game was still 0-0 as both teams went into the break. Watford became more dangerous and put Arsenal under more pressure towards the end of the half. Ighalo finally broke the deadlock to put Watford 1-0 up.
Goals from Odion Ighalo and Guedioura in second half gave Watford a 2-1 win over Arsenal as they reach semifinal of the 2016 FA Cup. Welbeck was on target for Arsenal in 88th minute but it was too little too late.
Paulista should have see a straight red for his two footed challenge but he got away even without a yellow card. Arsenal need all to do in second half to keep their FA Cup unbeaten run going since 2013.
Odion Ighalo was on target just after the break to put Watford 1-0 up in 50th minute. Arsenal were left shell-shocked.
Arsenal 1-2 Watford Highlights
- Ighalo 50th minute strike made it 1-0 for Watford
- Guedioura made it 2-0 for Watford as Arsenal fans were left shell socked
- Danny Welbeck scored late in second half to give Arsenal a life line.
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