Arsenal had a 4-0 victory against Hull City in the second leg, After Arsenal were held to a 0-0 draw in the first leg of FA Cup fifth round tie which prompted a replay against Hull City.
The second leg took place on Tuesday, 8th March and Arsenal took the lead in the first half through Olivier Giroud who scored just before the half time to put Arsenal 1-0 up.
He and Walcott were on target again as Arsenal scored their second and third of the night to qualify for the quarterfinals of the FA Cup where they will face Watford. We will have match highlights here.
It took best part of full 45 minutes in the opening half of second leg for Arsenal to finally break the deadlock against Hull City when Olivier Giroud opened the scoring with a impressive finish inside the box.
Arsenal scored twice again in second half through Giroud and Walcott to finally kill the tie and progress to quarter final where they will play Watford in a fortnights time.
Hull City 0-4 Arsenal – Match Highlights
- Olivier Giroud scores impressive goal just before the halftime to break the deadlock 1-0.
- Giroud scored again in second half to put Arsenal in the quarter finals 2-0.
- Theo Walcott ended his goal-less streak as he scored Arsenal’s third 3-0.
- Walcott added Arsenal’s fourth to complete a superb performance at KC Stadium 4-0.
Danny Welbeck started alongside Walcott upfront for Arsenal with Olivier Giroud in on the bench but the england duo failed to get Arsenal the lead prompting wenger to bring on Giroud in second half in search of the winning goal.
Arsenal took on Hull City in the FA Cup fifth round and it turned out to be a classic FA cup tie with Hull City sitting back and hoping to catch Arsenal on the counter attacks.
Arsenal started with number of second string players, they did had number of chances in the first half to take the lead but failed to make them count. Game finished 0-0 taking the tie to replay in the first leg and a 4-0 victory against Hull City in the second leg.
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