Arsenal threw away a two-goal advantage against West Ham on Saturday to draw 3-3, with Andy Carroll's hat-trick proving to be the Gunners' undoing. TheHardTackle analyses the tactical battle between two sides aiming for a top four finish.
West Ham United dealt a hammer blow to Arsenal's title hopes after playing out a riveting 3-3 draw at the Boleyn Ground on Saturday.
Arsenal's Premier League title ambitions suffered a huge blow in the hands of their London rivals West Ham United. The Hammers came back from two goals down to finish the game with a 3-3 scoreline, thanks to a hat-trick from Andy Carroll.
West Ham United striker Andy Carroll scored an eight-minute hat-trick, but Laurent Koscielny snatched a point for Arsenal in a memorable 3-3 Premier League draw on Saturday.
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