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Nasri: No chance of title if Arsenal lose at Chelsea

Samir Nasri feels Arsenal will blow any chance they have of winning the Barclays Premier League if they lose at Chelsea on Sunday. Arsene Wenger's team crashed to a 3-1 defeat at home to Manchester United last weekend which left them third in the standings, six points behind Chelsea.

"Defeat is forbidden," he told L'Equipe. "That would mean the end of our title chances.

"But any other result would leave us in the running."

The Gunners have struggled against their title rivals this season, losing to United twice as well as being comprehensively beaten by Chelsea at home, and Nasri admits he is at a loss to explain why.

"We know that we can beat anyone," he added.

"Maybe we put a bit too much pressure on ourselves before matches against big teams because we tell ourselves that they are decisive for the title."

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