Arsenal lost further ground on the Premier League`s top four after struggling Bournemouth came from behind to beat them 2-1 on Sunday. 

After Hector Bellerin fired through Asmir Begovic to open the scoring for Arsenal in the 52nd minute, Callum Wilson and Jordon Ibe scored within five second-half minutes to turn the game on its head. 

First Wilson converted Ryan Fraser`s teasing cross to restore parity in the 70th minute before Ibe fired home a second having been teed up by the scorer of Bournemouth`s first.

Alexis Sanchez, heavily linked with an exit from the Emirates, was left out of Arsenal`s squad with manager Arsene Wenger saying before the game that a decision on his future was “imminent”.

Having won just one of their last five Premier League matches, Arsenal remain sixth with 39 points – five behind rivals Tottenham Hotspur in fifth. Bournemouth, meanwhile, climb to 13th but remain just four points above the bottom three. 

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