Arsenal 3-1 Stoke City as Walcott, Ozil and Iwobi on target for Gunners at emirates as Gunners come from a goal down as Walcott, Ozil and Iwobi score.
Arsenal faces Stoke City in the premier league game on Saturday in a bid to go level on points with league leaders Chelsea. However they started at the back foot when Stoke City took the lead thanks to goal from Charlie Adams in just 29th minute. Arsenal got themselves back into the game just before the break as Theo Walcott scored his 100th goal of his club career.
Theo Walcott’s equaliser was his 100th goal in club football. Arsenal moved top of the Premier League as they came from behind to beat Stoke at Emirates Stadium. The visitors took the lead through Charlie Adam’s penalty after Granit Xhaka elbowed Joe Allen.
Theo Walcott turned in Hector’s Bellerin’s cross just before half-time for his 100th club goal. Mesut Ozil headed over Lee Grant to give Arsenal the lead before substitute Alex Iwobi side-footed home the third. The Gunners leapfrog Chelsea on goals scored with Antonio Conte’s side facing West Brom at Stamford Bridge on Sunday at 12:00 GMT.
Arsenal 3 – 1 Stoke City Premier League Match Highlights
- 29′ 0 – 1 Charlie Adam scored in 29th minute to put Stoke City 1-0 in lead. Arsenal struggled to get the grips of game early on.
- 42′ 1 – 1 Theo Walcott equalized just before the break when he near post finish off Bellerin low cross made it 1-1 on the day.
50′ 2 – 1 Mesut Oezil scored second of Arsenal’s goal just after the break with a looping header to make it 2-1.
75′ 3 – 1 Alex Iwobi came on in second half and scored the third for Arsenal and secured all three points at Emirates.
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