Arsenal started with 11 players on the pitch against Chelsea but somehow were better following the slapstick defending of Morecambe and Wise tribute act Shkodran Mustafi and David Luiz which ended up with the latter being sent off against his former club. Okay, perhaps that comedic defending was predictable, but what followed certainly wasn’t as the Gunners earned a memorable draw in the London derby.First, the ever dependable N’Golo Kante slipped on the halfway line to allow Arsenal’s golden gun to finish his 70-yard run with a first equaliser before Hector Bellerin cut inside on his left foot to bend a delicious effort past Kepa Arrizabalaga and send the away end of Stamford Bridge into raptures.Had that goal not squeezed in, Arsenal would have slid all the way down to 14th in the Premier League, just four points above the relegation zone and could conceivably drop further over the next few weeks.Round 24Watch LIVE coverage of La Liga, Bundesliga, Serie A, Ligue 1 and EFL Championship with beIN SPORTS on KAYO. New to Kayo? Get your 14-day free trial & start streaming instantly > Extra time mayhem strikes PL3:59Perhaps even more bizarre was what happened at Goodison Park, as Everton managed to grasp what must have felt like a defeat from the jaws of victory.The Toffees were 2-0 up with 93 minutes of the 94 already played. They drew 2-2 just 60 seconds later.LISTEN! How to run a football club on the Fox Football Podcast- CEOs Tony Pignata (Perth Glory) & Danny Townsend (Sydney FC) with Adam Peacock ON YOUR PHONE? CLICK HERE TO LISTENSUBSCRIBE: iTUNES | SPOTIFY | GOOGLE PODSBut those examples are just the tip of the iceberg when you analyse just how bonkers this Premier League season has been so far.You need only look at Southampton, who won 2-0 away at Crystal Palace on Wednesday morning, to personify this.There were calls, and rightly so, for Ralph Hasenhuttl’s head following the 9-0 home defeat to Leicester City at the end of October and found themselves in the bottom three little over a month ago, with 15 points from 17 games.Now, they are just three points off the European places and a point ahead of Arsenal having won three more games (nine) than the Gunners (six) this season. READ MORE:FOOTBALL FAN CAUGHT CHEATING ON HIS WIFE IN VIRAL KISS CAM SHOT. HE SAYS IT DESTROYED THE MARRIAGEDIFFERENT STAR, SAME MONEY-GRABBING PROBLEM: REAL REASON FOR UTD’S STALLED FERNANDES MOVEBLUES THOUGHT THEY’D WON IT LATE – BUT 10-MAN ARSENAL STRUCK LATER2-0 AT 93MINS, 2-2 AT FULL-TIME: BONKERS UPSETS AS PL RELEGATION-BATTLERS FINALLY TURN UP Arsenal gun down Blues, twice1:33Or look at Watford, who were on their third manager of the season before the New Year even rang in and rock bottom of the table with one eye on how to get promoted again from the Championship next season and now are in with a strong shout of avoiding that scenario altogether.Newcastle United were tipped for disaster following the arrival of Steve Bruce as manager and they now sit safely level on points with Arsenal while another team predicted to be relegated, Sheffield United, are ahead of Spurs and Arsenal, one point behind Manchester United and seven points off a Champions League place.Only Liverpool have offered any semblance of reliability this season with their relentless 21 wins and a draw from 22 games.Other than Jurgen Klopp’s side, the teams to have lost the least number of games are Manchester City and Wolves, both on five defeats each.To put that in perspective, it is one less than City had lost in the last two Premier League seasons combined.Newcastle’s crazy comeback1:29The Premier League often claims to be the most entertaining league in the world and this season – with the exception of Liverpool’s relentless winning habit – its unpredictability certainly backs that claim. In fact, if you removed the Reds from this league, this would be the most exciting title race in years.Wednesday morning alone, there were six goals in the last 10 mins, five of which altered the way the points went, one way or another.As Sir Alex Ferguson once put it: “Football, bloody hell.”



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