Watch: Xhaka defends Gabriel Magalhaes after he got in a ‘fight’ with Henderson

By Sportarsh Team
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A video of Granit Xhaka protecting Gabriel Magalhaes has gone viral on social media.

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This comes after Arsenal was awarded a penalty in the 75th minute of a 2-2 tie with Liverpool. Henderson can be seen pushing Gabriel Magalhaes away from ‘influencing’ the referee in the video.

Xhaka was dissatisfied with Henderson’s actions and chose to defend Gabriel Magalhaes. Arsenal won 3-2 as Saka converted the resulting penalty, helping them reclaim top spot in the Premier League.

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