Arsenal Football Club dropped points away to Southampton, as they were held to a 1-1 by the Saints at the St. Mary’s Stadium.
Swiss international Granit Xhaka continued his impressive start to the season, as he opened the Gunners account in the 11th minute to register his third PL goal of the campaign and his fourth in all competitions.
Mikel Arteta’s side took the lead into the interval but were pegged back in the second half as Stuart Armstrong levelled for the hosts.
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FULL-TIME AT ST. MARY’S STADIUM: Southampton 1-1 Arsenal
65′ MIN: Saints are level! Stuart Armstrong scores his first Premier League goal of the season, slotting past Aaron Ramsdale.
GOOOAAALLL!!! Southampton 1-1 Arsenal (S. Armstrong)
SECOND HALF UNDERWAY AT ST. MARY’S STADIUM: Southampton 0-1 Arsenal
HALF-TIME AT ST. MARY’S STADIUM: Southampton 0-1 Arsenal
11′ MIN: It’s been coming for Arsenal as Granit Xhaka smashes home from Ben White’s pass.
GOOOAAALLL!!! Southampton 0-1 Arsenal (G. Xhaka)
KICK-OFF AT ST. MARY’S STADIUM: Southampton 0-0 Arsenal
Coach Mikel Arteta has called upon his trusted players, after rotating his squad during their UEFA Europa League win against PSV Eindhoven on Thursday night. Gabriel Martinelli, Gabriel Jesus, Bukayo Saka and Martin Odegaard are in the Starting XI for the Gunners.
The Saints line-up set to face the Gunners.