rees Nelson Arsenal regained the highest spot within the Premier League after beating Nottingham Forest 5-0 on Sunday. Nelson was launched to the Premier League for the primary time this season when Bukayo Saka was compelled out with a associated damage to England boss Gareth Southgate simply weeks earlier than the World Cup. Saka scored the opening purpose for Gabriel Martinelli simply 5 minutes earlier than being changed as a result of an ankle damage.
Nelson scored his first Premier League purpose since July 2020 at first of the second half to present Arsenal respiration area.
He added a second simply three minutes later after which did the T-up Thomas Partey To curve within the prime nook.
Victory Carry Mikel ArtetaMales’s are one level above Manchester Metropolis on the prime of the desk.
Arsenal gamers come collectively to point out help to teammates pablo maric earlier than kick-off.
Mari, who’s on mortgage at Monza, was attacked with a knife at an Italian grocery store this week, killing one individual.
That incident put Arsenal’s unhealthy week in perspective after a 2-0 loss to PSV Eindhoven within the Europa League after a 1-1 draw at Southampton final weekend.
Any fears that the Gunners have been beginning to really feel bored with a packed schedule have been blown off a blustery begin.
Martinelli stuns to satisfy Saka’s invited cross along with his head open to open the floodgate.
Brazil noticed one other try go off the road, whereas Gabriel JesusTakehiro Tomiyasu and Odegaard additionally had possibilities.
However Saka’s departure is a serious concern for Arteta forward of subsequent weekend’s go to to Chelsea to Arsenal.
Forrest has begun to seek out some kind in current weeks when he returns to the highest flight for the primary time in 23 years, together with a well-known 1-0 win over Liverpool final weekend.
However solely on the finish of the primary half did he ever threaten to trigger the hosts issues as Tomiyasu threw himself in entrance of Jesse Lingardtry and.
Nelson rapidly settled the sport after the break as he blasted Henderson after saving his first try after which became a Jesus cross on the close to submit.
Partey made it in 4 model by bringing the ball to the highest nook from 25 yards.
Jess was doing all the pieces potential to finish a seven-game purpose drought, however needed to accept a second help, as, from his go, Odegaard discovered a spot to fireside at residence in fifth.
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