League Cup Jinx Hits Arsenal
Last time around, it was Manchester United. Now, it's Arsenal’s.
Maybe the Premiership giants don't take it seriously enough, but the League Cup gets its revenge by crossing off a big name in the early stages ever year.
Arsenal was beaten at its own game as Wednesday passed the hell out of the ball before Ross Wallace opened the scoring:
The Owls sure don't look like a second-tier middle-of-the-table side in that sequence.
Arsenal seems to have given its defense a day off:
And for the coup de grace, Sam Hutchinson must've thought scoring on Arsenal was like taking candy from a baby:
It seems like Arsenal not only gave its star players a day off, but also its defensive mantras.