Arsenal qualified for the round of 16 of the English League Cup, after defeating its guest, Wimbledon, a second-tier club, by 3-0, in the match that brought them together on Wednesday evening at the Emirates Stadium, as part of the third round of the League Cup for the current season 2021. 2022.
Arsenal’s goals were scored by Lacazette, Emile Smith-Roy, and Edward Nikita in the 11th, 77th and 80th minutes, respectively.
Mohamed Elneny was on the bench in his first appearance after the injury he sustained during one of Arsenal’s friendly matches during the last international calendar.
In the League Cup, the Gunners face Leeds United, who defeated Fulham in the third round, in the round of 16.
The Gunners qualified for the League Cup round of 32 after beating West Bromwich Albion, 6-0, in the match that brought the two teams together at The Hawthorns Stadium, in the second round of the competition.
Arsenal achieved their second victory in the Premier League in a row, after 3 consecutive defeats, as they beat Norwich City with a Gabonese goal, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, and then snatched a deserved victory from the fangs of its host, Burnley, with a goal free of charge, in the confrontation that brought them together at Turf Moor Stadium. In the fifth round of the English Premier League matches.
Arsenal jumped 4 positions at once, as it occupies thirteenth place in the English Premier League table with 6 points.