EPL: Arsenal new boys shine as English Premier League returns
Arsenal news signings Willian and Gabriel Magalhaès shines as the English Premier League campaign begins today. Brazilian duo of Willian and Gabriel starts for Arsenal at Craven Cottage as the North Londoners defeat newly promoted Fulham at Craven Cottage in the league opener.
Willian, who joined Arsenal on a free transfer from Chelsea assisted both Gabriel and Aubameyang’s goals as Arsenal won the match three goals to nil against the host.
Gabriel Magalhaès joined Arsenal this summer from French Ligue 1 side Lille. The Brazilian was solid in the game as he paired Rob Holding at the back.
Apart from Gabriel, Regular striking pair for Arsenal, Alexandre Lacazette, and Pierre Emerick-Aubameyang were also on the score sheet.
Arsenal opened the campaign with a win as they are bidding to return to the top four in the EPL this season after finishing eighth last season.
Mike Arteta’s, the former Arsenal captain that was hired midway into last season campaign is bringing stability and consistency to the London team.
Less than a year into his first managerial campaign, the Spaniard has won the Fa Cup and the Community Shield for Arsenal.