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Watford 0-1 Arsenal: Gunners scrape through against 10 men Hornets as Troy Deeney sees red 11 minutes into match

Watford 0-1 Arsenal: Gunners scrape through against 10 men Hornets as Troy Deeney sees red 11 minutes into match

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hard work Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang blocked Ben Foster's clearance to score the only goal of the game Arsenal did just enough to beat a 10 men Watford side to climb back into the top four of the Premier League. A disastrous two minutes at the start of the first half saw the Hornets go down 1-0 and their captain Troy Deeney sent off. The home side battled against the Gunners for the rest of the match and may have felt they could have got something out of the game. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang challenges Ben Foster for the goal Arsenal made six changes for their Premier League clash at Watford as Konstantinos Mavropanos made his first start since May. The Gunners face Napoli in the second leg of their Europa League quarter-final and travel to Ital...
Arsenal 2-0 Newcastle: Gunners move above Tottenham and Man Utd

Arsenal 2-0 Newcastle: Gunners move above Tottenham and Man Utd

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Arsenal beat Newcastle at Emirates Stadium to move above Manchester United and north London rivals Tottenham and go third in the Premier League.Aaron Ramsey, who had an earlier effort disallowed following a foul, put the hosts ahead with a fine low strike from 15 yards out.Newcastle's Matt Ritchie produced a diving header on the goalline to deny Alexandre Lacazette, but the Frenchman doubled Arsenal's lead late on when he calmly lofted the ball over goalkeeper Martin Dubravka. The visitors' best chance fell to Salomon Rondon and his low shot was pushed wide by Arsenal goalkeeper Bernd Leno.Arsenal were 10 points behind Tottenham at the start of February but this victory took the Gunners two p...
Arsenal 0-0 Sporting Lisbon: Danny Welbeck injured as Gunners reach last 32

Arsenal 0-0 Sporting Lisbon: Danny Welbeck injured as Gunners reach last 32

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Arsenal fear forward Danny Welbeck has suffered a "very big injury" after he was carried off on a stretcher during his side's Europa League game against Sporting Lisbon on Thursday.It ended goalless at Emirates Stadium as the Gunners secured a place in the last 32, but the match was overshadowed by the 27-year-old England international's ankle injury."He is at the hospital. The news is that we are going to wait, but we think it's a serious injury," said Arsenal boss Unai Emery. "Every injury is different. This could be a break of something in the ankle."It's clear that we're with him in these minutes. He's a very good person and his commitment with us is very big."It's a very big injury for h...

Arsenal 0-0 Sporting Lisbon: Gunners reach Europa League knockout stages as Danny Welbeck sustains horrifying injury

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[unable to retrieve full-text content]Arsenal sealed their place in the last 32 of the Europa League after playing out a goalless draw at home to Sporting Lisbon. However, the generally flat contest was massively overshadowed by a worrying injury to Danny Welbeck in the first-half – Stephan Lichtsteiner also came off with a hamstring injury after the break. MORE […] talkSPORT
Smith Rowe nets maiden Arsenal goal as Gunners make it eight wins in a row

Smith Rowe nets maiden Arsenal goal as Gunners make it eight wins in a row

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Teenager Emile Smith Rowe scored his first Arsenal goal to help the Gunners to an eighth win in a row with victory against Qarabag in the Europa League.The 18-year-old academy graduate coolly finished beneath Qarabag goalkeeper Vagner in the 53rd minute to score Arsenal's second goal.Sokratis Papastathopoulos and Matteo Guendouzi scored either side of Smith Rowe's strike to also register their first goals for the club. Sokratis, who joined from Borussia Dortmund in the summer, put the Gunners ahead in the fourth minute when he diverted Nacho Monreal's header in at a corner.Teenager Guendouzi, another summer signing, added the third in the 79th minute, finishing a slick move with a low shot in...