Fulham vs Arsenal  2-1: Premier League – as it happened

Fulham stunned Arsenal, coming from behind to win 2-1 at Craven Cottage on December 31st, 2023. 

Bukayo Saka gave Arsenal the lead early, but Raul Jimenez equalized before halftime and Bobby De Cordova-Reid scored the winner after a corner. 

The victory snapped Arsenal's 11-game unbeaten run against Fulham in the Premier League, their last win over the Gunners coming in January 2012. 

The defeat dashed Arsenal's chances of reaching the top of the table for New Year's Day, leaving them three points behind leaders Manchester City. 

Fulham's Comeback Mentality: Fulham ended a 26-game winless run when trailing at any stage in the league, marking a significant comeback for Marco Silva's side.

Individual Brilliance: Jimenez's presence on his return from suspension was crucial, while Leno made several key saves for Fulham.

Arteta's Arsenal struggled to break down Fulham's organized defense, while Silva's men capitalized on their chances with clinical finishing.


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