Controversy and drama as Sunderland slip to Arsenal defeat

Safc v Arsenal. 1-3.  Gardner scoring penalty
Safc v Arsenal. 1-3. Gardner scoring penalty
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Read Graeme Anderson’s blow by blow account of Sunderland’s dramatic clash with Arsenal, we speak to both managers and Chris Young delivers his verdict on the 90 minutes, and that controversial disallowed goal.

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