Talking points from the Premier League weekend

Arsenal have lucky escape as Sadio Mane goal is wrongly disallowed

Arsenal head coach Unai Emery believes his team showed they have closed the gap to the Premier League's best with their 1-1 draw against Liverpool.

Arsenal missed out on the Champions League over the last two seasons, having qualified for 19 successive campaigns under long-term boss Arsene Wenger.

"I think we push each other every day in training and in the games".

'It's good that we could change it at half-time. He (Emery) is important.

He said: "I think Liverpool's hope of winning the league is in the second half of the season if City go far in the Champions League, and hope that their focus is on that, taking their eye off the ball slightly".

"But you can see we are moving forward as a team and we are defending well together". We have great character.

Cairney's Fulham teammate Ryan Sessegnon was also linked with lucrative moves to the biggest clubs in the Premier League over the summer, but Cairney told talkSPORT back in July it was vital to keep as much of the squad which got the Whites out of the Championship into the same side.

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Replays again showed the decision was incorrect and Wolves went on to lose 3-2. "If you see this game, you can see we are ready for the top four".

"Each game we know what we do", the Swiss midfielder said after Arsenal drew 1-1 with Liverpool on Saturday.

It must be good for Matteo Guendouzi to have a player like Alexandre Lacazette help him in that way. The way we played was very good. "The best way to do it is right from the first moment and then you can build on that, but we didn't do it right from the first moment".

"We played out of the back".

"Yes the keeper can do better, but I think Mustafi is more culpable than anyone in terms of his starting position and can he do more to stop the cross?" Today is one test, how we are against a team like Liverpool. But the Uruguayan worldwide is the type of player Arsenal lacked in the final years of Wenger's reign.

Such is the close nature of the fight to stay in the Premier League, that Newcastle United's first win of the season, a 1-0 victory over Watford, lifted them straight out of the relegation zone having been there since September 1.

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