‘Congrats on the 3 points’: Arsenal Fans React To Latest Update On Man Utd Clash


The international break is almost at an end, which means Arsenal fans can look ahead to the weekend, when the Gunners will host Manchester United at the Emirates Stadium. Sunday 1st May 2011 was the last time Arsenal managed to overcome The Red Devils, beating them 1-0 at home. Despite United’s collapse since Sir Alex Ferguson’s departure, Arsenal have still struggled against outwit their old title rivals.

Today, the news got worse for Gooners. It has been revealed that no other than Mike Dean will be refereeing the clash on Saturday. It might be seen as a ‘conspiracy theory’ that Dean doesn’t like Arsenal, but that are stats to back up the claim. Arsenal have won a desperately low percentage of their games when Mike Dean has been in charge and he once appeared to celebrate when Arsenal conceded a goal to Tottenham. The most pertinent of the stats though, is that Arsenal have never beaten Manchester United in the Premier League when Mike Dean has been in charge.

Here’s how Arsenal fans reacted to the news: