Arsenal 3 – 1 Burnley Football Highlights
(English Premier League)
Venue : Emirates Stadium
Kick Off – 1:30 pm
Aubameyang scores a brace, as Arsenal defeat deepen Burnley Premier League survival woes.
Both sides started strong, each creating a chance in the first three minutes of the game. Burnley pushed forward, throwing players forward but Arsenal soon took over the game, with Xhaka forcing a save from Hart before a good build up from Ozil with an assist from Kolasinac for Aubameyang opener in the 14th minute.
Arsenal through Aubameyang’s 11tb goal of the season won the first half, while Burnley who got just one chances after conceding settled trailed as they look to have another loss.
Goals (3-1) And Cards
⚽ 14′ Pierre-Emerick Auba… 1 – 0
🌕36′ Ashley Barnes
🌕47′ Chris Wood
⚽48′ Pierre-Emerick Auba… 2 – 0
🌕59′ Matteo Guendouzi
🌕60′ Ben Mee
🌕60′ Jack Cork
⚽63′ 2 – 1 Ashley Barnes
⚽90′ Alex Iwobi 3 – 1
🌕90′ Ashley Westwood
Watch The Highlights Below
Arsenal FC : Leno (6), Sokratis (6), Elneny (6), Monreal (5), Maitland-Niles (6), Xhaka (6), Guendouzi (6), Kolasinac (8), Ozil (7), Lacazette (6), Aubameyang (8).
Subs: Lichtsteiner (6), Torreira (5), Iwobi (6).
Burnley FC : Hart (6), Bardsley (5), Tarkowski (5), Mee (5), Long (6), Taylor (6), Cork (6), Westwood (5), Hendrick (5), Barnes (6), Wood (5).
Subs: Vydra (5), Vokes (5), Lowton (n/a)
Man Of The Match : Sead Kolasinac (Arsenal)
- Arsenal found themselves ahead in a Premier League game at half-time for the first time this season, last doing so against Huddersfield on the final day of last season.
- Courtesy of their 12 points, this is Burnley’s worst top-flight campaign after 18 games since 1970/71, when they had accrued 10 at this stage (3pts for a win) and were ultimately relegated.
- Arsenal have won their last 28 home league games against sides starting the day in the relegation zone since a 4-4 draw with Tottenham in October 2008.
- Burnley boss Sean Dyche has lost all seven of his Premier League meetings with Arsenal, more defeats in the competition than he has suffered against any other side.
- Arsenal’s Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has been directly involved in 19 goals in his 17 Premier League home games (14 goals, 5 assists).
- Arsenal striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is the outright top-scorer in the Premier League this season, with 12 goals.
- Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has scored 22 goals in his 31 Premier League appearances for Arsenal, five more than any other player for the club after 31 games in the competition (Thierry Henry next on 17).
Arsenal Starting 11 : Starting XI: Leno, Maitland-Niles, Sokratis, Monreal, Kolasinac, Xhaka, Elneny, Guendouzi, Ozil, Lacazette, Aubameyang
Subs: Cech, Lichtsteiner, Torreira, Ramsey, Iwobi, Saka, Nketiah
Burnley FC Starting 11: Hart, Bardsley, Tarkowski, Mee, Long, Taylor, Cork, Westwood, Hendrick, Barnes, Wood