Alexandre Lacazette grabbed the only goal of the game as the Gunners finished their Europa League qualification campaign with a win.
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Match: Arsenal vs Qarabag FK
Stadium: Emirates Stadium
Kick-Off (UK Time): 20:00 13/12/2018
It was far from the most important match which will be played at the Emirates Stadium this season as the Gunners took on Qarabag FK.
Arsenal had already secured progression to the next stage of the competition while their opponents’ exit was also confirmed.
The fans seemed to sense it in a mostly empty stadium but the Gunners took the lead early on.
Mesut Ozil played the ball through for Alexandre Lacazette and the Frenchman took a first touch before firing a shot into the far corner.
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The Gunners continued to control possession but only started to create chances after the halftime break.
The impressive Bukayo Saka came closest to doubling Arsenal’s lead but it wasn’t to be as the scoreline remained at 1-0.
Here are the match highlights (will open in a separate tab).