Arsenal came from a goal down to defeat newly promoted Aston Villa 3 – 2 at the Emirates this evening
John McGinn opened scoring for the visitors in the 20th minute
Ainsley Maitland-Niles picked up a second card and was red carded in the 41st minute
New signing Nicolas Pepe equalized for the host in the 59th minute
Arsenal’s celebration where cut short after Aston Villa Striker Wesley tapped-in the ball after a wonderful solo run by teammate Jack Grealish
Callum chambers drew Arsenal Level in the 81st minute with a fine striker
Star Striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang sealed the win for the gunners in the 84th minute.
The game ended Arsenal 3 – 2 Aston Villa