Emerson Royal shown straight red card for disgusting challenge on Martinelli that left Arsenal furious
- Emerson Royal shown straight red card
- Arsenal furious after crunching tackle on Martinelli
- Sending off left Spurs with no chance of recovery
WHAT HAPPENED? The Brazilian full-back was sent off in the second half of the north London derby after he brought down Martinelli with an awful challenge near the touchline.
THE BIGGER PICTURE: The red card ended up being the final nail in the coffin as Antonio Conte's men failed to recover, succumbing to a 3-1 defeat to Arsenal to leave them four points behind their rivals in the Premier League table.