PHOTO: Stoke's Charlie Adam headlocks Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez

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Arsenal star was manhandled by Stoke City midfielder

Stoke City midfielder Charlie Adam is at it again.

The Scot was pictured manhandling Arsenal superstar Alexis Sanchez in his side's win over the Gunners.

Stoke have been a thorn in Arsenal's side in recent seasons, and Adam is a familiar nemesis.

The former Liverpool and Blackpool star was criticised after a appearing to stamp on striker Olivier Giroud in the clash between the clubs last season, but faced no disciplinary action

Arsenal faced a struggle all day against their opponents, going 1-0 down in the first minute. 

They were 3-0 down at half-time and it was nearly four in the second half, but Bojan's goal was disallowed for offside.

They mounted a late fightback, scoring twice, before a red card to Calum Chambers for a second bookable offence halted their momentum, with Stoke running out 3-2 winners.

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