Raul Jimenez’s header earned Wolves a deserved point after a 1-1 draw at Arsenal (Picture: Getty)Arsenal could be 10 points off the top four pace should they lose at Leicester next weekend and results elsewhere go against them.‘It’s not a good result for us, we tried. We couldn’t impose our game plan in 90 minutes,’ Emery added.‘When we started at 1-0 it was a very good moment to take confidence and to use it to try and score the second goal.More: Arsenal FCArsenal flop Denis Suarez delivers verdict on Thomas Partey and Lucas Torreira movesThomas Partey debut? Ian Wright picks his Arsenal starting XI vs Manchester CityArsene Wenger explains why Mikel Arteta is ‘lucky’ to be managing Arsenal‘Really, we didn’t concede a lot of chances but the match for me was equal for two teams and if you don’t score the second goal you are in the possibility also that they can score.‘The reaction was good, more pushing and better opportunities to score. But in the end a draw is not good for us.’Should Arsenal sack Unai Emery?Yes0%No0%Share your resultsShare your resultsTweet your resultsMORE: Unai Emery explains decision to start Mesut Ozil for Arsenal’s game against WolvesMORE: Granit Xhaka sends message to Arsenal fans ahead of Wolves clash Comment Unai Emery claims bizarre tactical victory after Arsenal are held by Wolves Advertisement Metro Sport ReporterSaturday 2 Nov 2019 5:54 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link2.3kShares Advertisement Arsenal were held 1-1 at home by Wolves after taking a first half lead (Picture: Getty)Unai Emery claimed his tactics worked perfectly despite Arsenal being held to a frustrating home draw by Wolves.The Gunners looked on course for a 1-0 win when Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang struck his 50th goal for the club but Raul Jimenez’s 76th minute header earned a deserved point for the visitors.Emery handed Mesut Ozil only his second Premier League appearance of the season but kept record signing Nicolas Pepe on the bench, opting to deploy a diamond formation in midfield which failed to yield an improved performance from his team.Indeed, Wolves registered an astonishing 25 shots, compared to Arsenal’s 10, yet Emery insisted his tactical plan had the desired effect.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENT‘It’s a bad result, but tactically it worked how we wanted,’ said the Spaniard.
The University of Wisconsin men’s basketball team (12-7, 5-3 Big Ten) beat the Nebraska Cornhuskers (7-12, 2-6) at the Kohl Center Tuesday night, bouncing back from a near-blowout loss to Michigan State over the weekend.Winners of six of their last eight, the Badgers got a favorable matchup against the struggling Huskers, who entered the night with three consecutive losses. Early on, however, it was clear that Nebraska came to play.The Huskers started the game 4-for-4 shooting en route to a 9–6 lead, but the Badgers found a way to keep responding via 3-pointers. In the first half alone, the Badgers made eight 3-pointers from six different players.Men’s Basketball: Following D’Mitrik Trice’s mid-season riseAfter a season of reliance on Ethan Happ, the University of Wisconsin men’s basketball team needed to fill the production Read…At the break, Wisconsin led by just one point, 39–38, despite being heavily favored heading into the game.Nebraska’s Dachon Burke Jr. and Cam Mack led all scorers at the half with 12 points each, while Kobe King and Micah Potter led the way for the Badgers with nine points and eight points, respectively.While the Badgers led by just one coming out of the break, you would never know it from the way they shot in the second half. Wisconsin torched the nets to open the second half, shooting 9-for-15 from the floor — including 5-for-8 from 3-point range — in the first eight minutes.Brad Davison was especially impressive after the break, scoring 11 points on 4-for-8 shooting, including three 3-pointers. Nate Reuvers added nine points of his own.Davison credited a team effort for the contagious shooting in the second-half.“When you see the ball go in, whether it’s individual or as a team, that just breeds confidence,” Davison said.Men’s Basketball: Wisconsin upsets Ohio State University in marquee road winThe University of Wisconsin men’s basketball team (9-5, 2-1 Big Ten) upset No. 5 Ohio State University Buckeyes (11-3, 1-2) Read…The Badgers took a commanding lead early in the half but allowed Nebraska to claw their way back into the game before putting the game away late via 3-pointers by D’Mitrik Trice and Davison, winning by a final of 82–68.In all, the Badgers made 18 3-pointers, breaking the record for the most in a Big Ten game in school history and the most in any game in school history. The previous records were 14 and 17, respectively.Davison finished the game with 14 points while Brevin Pritzl added 12 of his own. Reuvers totaled 11 points while Trice had 11 points, 10 rebounds and seven assists in a solid all-around game.