Petr Cech admits Tottenham have proven more high quality and self belief than Arsenal this season after their the most important derby victory on Sunday.
Arsenal suffered a 2-Zero loss to their north London opponents at White Hart Lane, second-half objectives from Dele Alli and Harry Kane proving decisive.
The outcome leaves the Gunners six issues adrift of the highest 4 and an enormous 17 in the back of second-placed Spurs, with Cech vastly annoyed after his advantageous person show – one who noticed him make 9 saves – went unrewarded.
“I feel angry and disappointed because obviously this is not a game we wanted to lose,” Cech instructed journalists after the fit.
“This is an excessively giant sadness for us. With the entire feelings, I’ve to mention that we met a staff that was once filled with self belief, neatly organised and so they are having their best possible season. I believe that confirmed, that little little bit of more self belief and high quality on their facet.
“It hurts as it was once an enormous recreation for each groups. They had to win to stay their identify possibilities alive.
“We had to win to stay our Champions League completing place [hopes] alive and clearly we are very upset as a result of this is a north London derby, it way so much to the enthusiasts and it intended so much to the membership, to us. We wanted 3 issues and in any case we’ve got none.
“The objectives clearly made a giant distinction. At half-time I felt we have been within the recreation and in the second one half of we needed to strengthen, we needed to play to win the sport.
“The second half was our best half – they put us under pressure, created chances and in the end they scored two goals.”
Arsenal nonetheless have a recreation in hand on their closest Champions League opponents and have been boosted when Manchester Town and Manchester United have been each held to attracts by means of relegation applicants Swansea Town and Middlesbrough respectively.
“We need to win our remaining games and then we will see,” added Cech.
“The others are dropping issues as neatly every so often so our process is to win the remainder video games after which we will be able to see.
“We want to win the remainder video games and hope one of the most groups forward folks slip.
“Our goal is to play for titles so we are upset with our season as a result of we don’t seem to be taking part in for a identify.
“We have now 5 video games to play and we are out of the identify race. It was once now not the target so we are upset with that.