Football: Arsenal held as Saints dent title bid
Published on Jan 29, 2014 6:05 AM
SOUTHAMPTON (AFP) - Arsenal missed a chance to move four points clear at the top of the Premier League table following a 2-2 draw at Southampton on Tuesday, Jan 28, 2014.
Arsene Wenger's side were on course to cement first place in the English top-flight after recovering from the shock of conceding Jose Fonte's first half goal.
Olivier Giroud and Santi Cazorla had put Arsenal 2-1 ahead at St Mary's, only for Adam Lallana to equalise after the break and deny Arsenal a vital three points.
The Gunners are two points clear of second placed Manchester City, who can claim top spot with a victory at Tottenham on Wednesday.
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