Arsenal relaunched after the slap received in Liverpool. Faced with a very defensive block, the Gunners gained the upper hand after the break. Full-backs Tavares and Tomiyasu scored Saka (then released on injury) and Martinelli. Newcastle are still waiting for a first success in the Premier League …
Gabriel Magalhaes wins with a header at the near post and pushes back Ryan Fraser’s cross on the left side.
Aaron Ramsdale does not take any risk and removes the center shot from the left with a tap. Corner.
Arsenal will follow two complicated trips in PL, to Manchester United (14th d.), Then to Everton (15th d.). At the same time, Newcastle will play two decisive home games against Norwich and Burnley.
No penalty for Arsenal! Jamaal Lascelles was not far from the red card in this duel.
Gross foul by Jamaal Lascelles on Gabriel Martinelli, launched on the right of the surface. The Newcastle defender did not defend with the shoulder. The Brazilian is hit in the face.
Newcastle’s last success against Arsenal dates from April 15, 2018 (2-1, 34th j.). Ayoze Perez (29th) and Matt Ritchie (68th) responded to Alexandre Lacazette (14th).
On the left of the area, Joseph Willock resists against Takehiro Tomiyasu and sets off with his right foot. On Aaron Ramsdale, attentive to the near post.
On the counter led by Gabriel Martinelli, Alexandre Lacazette strikes from the left, to the left of the area. Without framing.
Allan Saint-Maximin manages to cross after a series of dribbles to the right of the area. At the far post, Ryan Fraser gave a header. For no one.
Arsenal give up the ball to Newcastle from the goal of the break. Mikel Arteta’s group has been procrastinating for long minutes.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (Arsenal) had scored 6 times in his last 5 appearances against Newcastle in all competitions,