Sometimes you look at the fixture list and see Blackburn away and think “points dropped”
Today was an exception, and in style. Several key players out, yet Arsenal turned on the style to record a four goal away win at Ewood Park. Players were coming back from the International break, and the normal rustiness was blitzed away as The Gunners cruised to victory.
The back needs looking at, and on the strength of today, seriously looking at. Had Blackburn fired on all cylinders, we could well be looking at defeat, but we held strong, and hit hard when it mattered.
Adebayor grabbed the matchball with a hattrick in a stunning display, which also saw Robin Van Persie chalk a notch on his scorechart.
Notably, youngster Aaron Ramsey was involved in the last goal, showing how the youth set up is bright.
Full report to follow.