Arsenal 3 Leicester City 1: Iwobi Brilliant Again!

Arsenal 3 Leicester City 1: Iwobi Brilliant Again!

Arsenal fought back from a goal down to defeat Leicester City 3-1 at the Emirates Stadium on Monday night.

Former Borussia Dortmund forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang was the star in front of 59,886 fans as he bagged a brace in the exciting match.

The result further underlined the Gunners’ title ambitions and increased their points to 21 from nine matches in the English Premier League.

Nigerian trio Alex Iwobi, Wilfred Ndidi, and Kelechi Iheanacho all featured in the match from the blast of the whistle.

Iwobi and Ndidi lasted the full throttle while Iheanacho was substituted for Marc Albrighton in the 61st minute.

An own goal from Hector Bellerin put the Foxes in front shortly after the half-hour mark.

The lead didn't last long as Mesut Oezil leveled up matters before halftime from Bellerin's assist.

Ndidi came close to scoring when he rattled the crossbar with a header from a corner taken by Maddison just before the hour mark.

Bellerin was the provider once again for Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang who netted the second goal for the former Premier League champions.

The Gabonese star made the points safe with a brace in the 66th minute.

Arsenal have now climbed to 4th on the table with 21 points from a possible 27.

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