Arsenal vs Chelsea: Controversy as Bellerin rescues point for Gunners

Wenger handed three-match touchline ban for referee rant

He will complete it with the league game against Bournemouth on January 14.

Hector Bellerin praised Arsenal's fighting spirit after the defender helped rescue a 2-2 draw for his side at the Emirates on Wednesday night after earlier conceding a penalty.

Arsenal isn't even in City's slipstream but floating far from the leaders, sitting adrift by 23 points and actually closer to the relegation zone by four points.

But Wenger complained afterwards at referee Anthony Taylor's decision to award a penalty to Chelsea, converted by Hazard to level the game, for Bellerin's kick on the Belgium star.

In a separate case, Wenger has also been asked by the governing body to provide his observations on what he said about penalty decisions which went against the Gunners in both their matches over the festive period.

"I think it's a pity because when you have a lot of chances to score, you must win the game".

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Bellerin's late strike prevented Chelsea from reclaiming second pace from Manchester United.

A ccording to Arsenal's manager of more than 21 years, officials get a soft ride in the media.

Arsene Wenger admits to being "surprised and shocked" at the prospect of facing more Football Association disciplinary action after recent comments made about referees.

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger resumed his attack on refereeing standards despite seeing his team snatch a draw from the jaws of defeat in a thrilling Premier League derby with Chelsea.

Speaking after the game Wenger said: "It was a great football game".

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