Goal! Zurich 1:2 Arsenal; Watch Eddie Nketiah Score brilliant header goal to earn lead in Europa League
Arsenal’s quest for Europa League glory kicks off today Thursday, as the Gunners travel to meet Swiss champions FC Zurich in Group A at Kybunpark.
Mikel Arteta’s side earned a straightforward route into the group stage courtesy of finishing fifth in the Premier League, while their hosts failed to make it through Champions League qualifying.
The first was impressive with a goal goal drawl for both team but the in the second half, Arsenal top the lead
62′ Arsenal 2 – 1 Zürich
78 mins: Jesus is lined up to come on. Nketiah off.
Updated at 14.21 EDT
76 mins: Zurich will need to touch the ball if they are to equalise again and they have not since my last update.
Updated at 14.19 EDT
74 mins: Saka pulls a cross back behind his three teammates waiting in the box. Arsenal need to finish this off.
Updated at 14.17 EDT
72 mins: Okita and Tosin look to play a one-two but Arsenal read the danger and the ball is cleared.
Xhaka is down. Will he be able to continue?
Updated at 14.15 EDT
70 mins: A very good debut for Marquinhos. A goal and assists is not a bad way to start your Arsenal career.