Arsenal's 5 biggest Premier League victories

Arsenal saw off Liverpool with a 2-0 victory at the Emirates Saturday to go 5 points clear at the top of the Premier League.

But many of the headlines Saturday focused on Manchester City's 7-0 drubbing of Norwich.

Big as Arsenal's victory over Liverpool was, however, here's a quick look at 5 of Arsenal's biggest Premier League victories ever in terms of goals scored.

Arsenal 7 Blackburn 1 - 4 February 2012

Robin van Persie's hat-trick, two goals from Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, Mikel Arteta's strike and Thierry Henry's late goal saw Arsenal thump Blackburn.

Arsenal 7 Middlesbrough 0 - 14 January 2006

Thierry Henry's brilliant hat-trick saw him equal Cliff Bastin's record of 150 league goals for Arsenal as the Gunners put 10-man Middlesbrough to the sword.

Arsenal 7 Everton 0 - 11 May 2005

A virtuoso performance from Dennis Bergkamp inspired Arsenal to victory.

Everton 1 Arsenal 6 - 15 August 2009

Arsenal produced a scintillating opening-day display to hammer a woefully out-of-sorts Everton.

Middlesbrough 1 Arsenal 6 - 24 April 1999

Arsenal threw down the championship gauntlet in emphatic fashion with one of their finest displays of in years to destroy Middlesbrough.


image: © Ronnie Macdonald

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