Granit Xhaka swears live on air to leave Des Kelly apologising after Arsenal’s win over Chelsea 

‘You see the atmosphere, it’s unbelievable!’: Pumped-up Granit Xhaka vows live on BT Sport to leave Des Kelly with apologies after Arsenal returned to top of table with derby win over Chelsea

  • Arsenal returned to the top of the Premier League after beating Chelsea on Sunday
  • A pumped-up Granit Xhaka swore on live television shortly after the full-time whistle
  • Des Kelly apologized to viewers before giving the interview with Xhaka. resumed

Granit Xhaka’s post-match interview was briefly halted after the Arsenal midfielder swore on live television.

Mikel Arteta’s side returned to the top of the Premier League after a 1-0 win over Chelsea at Stamford Bridge.

Asked about the atmosphere at the end shortly after the full-time whistle, Xhaka told BT Sport: ‘You the see Atmosphere, it’s fu****g incredible’.

A pumped-up Granit Xhaka swore on live television shortly after the full-time whistle at Chelsea

A pumped-up Granit Xhaka swore on live television shortly after the full-time whistle at Chelsea

Des Kelly then apologized to viewers for the language Xhaka used before resuming the interview.

“You can see the atmosphere is incredible, I mean from start to finish I think we deserved to win today. We were the much much better team today,” said the Switzerland international.

“We are so happy that everything is going well at the moment. we keep everything the coach tells us.

“Listen, after the season nobody like you how you win in November or December or January. We’ll try to get as many points as possible and then show where we’re going.

Des Kelly was forced

Gabriel tapped the ball in from close range after Bukayo Saka’s corner evaded the defenders

“The derby, these two teams have a great history, even when they play against each other, as football, sometimes you need that kind of thing.”

On Manchester City’s late winner against Fulham, Xhaka added: Lucky for them, but if you play more than 60 minutes with one less, you deserve to win.

Gabriel tapped the ball in from close range after a corner from Bukayo Saka avoided some Chelsea players in the 63rd minute.

Mikel Arteta’s team has again two points ahead of City after the victory in the derby. They will return to action in the Carabao Cup mid-week before taking on Wolves the following weekend.