Arsenal ran out 4-2 winners over Bate Borisov in the Europa League during an exciting and open match in Belarus.
Matchday: Team News – Player Ratings – Match Highlights
Match: Bate Borisov v Arsenal
Stadium: Borisov Arena
Kick-Off (GMT): Thu 28 Sep 18:00
Well, that was an exciting game. Neither side were sound defensively and both were threatening moving forward which made for an exciting match.
The Gunners raced out of the blocks and found themselves 3-0 up within 27 minutes. Theo Walcott grabbed two and Rob Holding got his first Arsenal goal.
Bate found a way back into it inside 30 minutes but the Gunners remained comfortable. Arsenal made it 4-1 in the second-half thanks to Olivier Giroud’s 100th goal for the club.
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That should’ve been that but things are never that simple for Arsenal. Gordeychuk pulled one back for the home side which led to a frantic last twenty minutes for the Gunners.
Here are the goals and best bits:
— Arsenal Chile (@ArsenalChile) September 28, 2017
Wilshere offside goal
— Amiethecat (@AmieYouCat) September 28, 2017
Rob holding gets his first goal for Arsenal. It’s 3-0! pic.twitter.com/K4IRzuRaIo
— Transfer Man (@_transferman) September 28, 2017
— ᴀʀɪᴀɴɴᴀ (@arysedici) September 28, 2017
Penalty and Giroud 4-1
Giroud’s penalty to make it 4-1pic.twitter.com/RA8OzmF3UD
— IDontLikeSpurs (@IDontLikeSpurs) September 28, 2017