​Arsenal suffered a huge blow in their pursuit of a top four finish, losing 2-0 to Newcastle United on Monday. 

​The Gunners now head into their final game of the Premier League season in fifth place, two points behind fourth-placed Tottenham.

Champions League qualification is no longer in Mikel Arteta’s hands following back-to-back defeats to Spurs and Newcastle.

Antonio Conte’s team smashed Arsenal 3-0 on Thursday, with Arteta’s side failing to move above their cross-town after defeat at St James’ Park.

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Ben White’s own goal and a late Bruno Guimaraes strike in the second half condemned Arsenal to yet another crushing defeat.

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The visitors weren’t at the races, with the hosts dominating the game.

As for Newcastle, they continue their remarkable mid-season turnaround and move above Crystal Palace to 12th place.

Spurs, meanwhile, travel to Norwich City while Arsenal host Everton in the final round of league games on Sunday.

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