Football

Giroud.

Arsenal fans react to Martin Tyler’s commentary for Olivier Giroud’s goal v Man Utd

Published Add your comment

Football News
24/7

Arsenal snatched a draw from the jaws of defeat against Manchester United thanks to Olivier Giroud’s last-gasp headed equaliser.

The France international powered home Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain’s cross in the 89th minute to earn a precious point for the Gunners, who weren’t at their best at Old Trafford but ultimately did enough to seal a draw.

Considering Giroud’s late goal earned a point for Arsene Wenger’s men against Jose Mourinho’s side at Old Trafford, some fans on Twitter felt Martin Tyler’s commentary was too muted.

Article continues below

“Well, they’ve got something in them,” Tyler said before Oxlade-Chamberlain crossed to the back post.

Sky Sports’ lead commentator then said “It is! Olivier Giroud! 1-1!”.

Article continues below

Okay, so it wasn’t a ‘Macheda!’ or ‘Ji!’ moment from the legendary commentator, but Arsenal fans felt the 71-year-old should have sounded a bit more excited.

Watch: Martin Tyler’s commentary for Giroud’s goal

Arsenal fans react on Twitter

And here’s how Arsenal fans reacted on Twitter…

United stay sixth in the table

United took the lead in the 68th minute thanks to Juan Mata’s composed finish; however, Giroud’s equaliser mean the Red Devils remain sixth in the Premier League table.

FBL-ENG-PR-MAN UTD-ARSENAL

Arsenal, meanwhile, temporarily move above Manchester City into third spot.

Was Martin Tyler’s commentary too muted - or are Arsenal fans moaning about nothing? Have your say by leaving a comment below.

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE: http://gms.to/writeforgms

Topics:
Olivier Giroud
Football
Premier League
Arsene Wenger
Manchester United
Arsenal
Jose Mourinho

Article Comments

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author

DISCLAIMER

This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of GiveMeSport.com or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. GiveMeSport.com and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again