As it happened: Newcastle United 0-2 Arsenal
VALENCIA, SPAIN - APRIL 30: Gabriel Martinelli of Arsenal during a training session on April 30, 2021 in Valencia, Spain. (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)


20:19a year ago

Full time!

Arsenal take all three points back to North London after Mo Elneny and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang score two fantastic goals to ease past the Magpies. The Gunners move to ninth in the Premier League. 
20:14a year ago

Added time.

Four Minutes added time.
20:09a year ago

Red card!

Newcastle go down to ten men as Fabian Schar lunges into the back of Gabriel Martinelli. 
20:04a year ago

Arsenal Change

Thomas Partey replaces Martin Odegaard. 
19:59a year ago

Newcastle change.

Dwight Gale replaces Keiran Clark.
19:54a year ago

Newcastle chance.

80: Shelvey shoots from distance but the shot is blocked by Chambers. 
19:49a year ago

Position change.

Gabriel Martinelli has moved to CF with Pepe drifting out to the left. 
19:44a year ago

Arsenal Substitution:

77: Pepe replaces Aubameyang 
19:39a year ago

Arsenal domination.

Arsenal are knocking the ball around and dominating the ball, pinning Newcastle back. 
19:34a year ago

Arsenal hot on the counter.

70: Arsenal break quickly from their own half with Bellerin's cross deflected behind for a corner 
19:29a year ago

Arsenal chance.

68: Willian launches a ball into the box where Chambers and Gabriel wait but, Chambers heads just wide. 
19:24a year ago

Goal, Arsenal!

Martinelli crosses into the box and Aubameyang athletically jumps to smash home. 
19:19a year ago

Arsenal freekick.

61: Granit Xhaka is caught by Fernandez outside the box in a dangerous position on the left hand side. 
19:14a year ago

Chambers on for Luiz.

Callum Chambers comes on for the injured David Luiz and is called to action straight away to clear a Matt Richie cross. 
19:09a year ago

Luiz down.

David Luiz goes down clutching his hamstring after playing a long ball to Aubameyang. Looks like the end of the Brazilians afternoon. Worrying times for Arsenal ahead of a huge tie midweek. 
19:04a year ago

Second half kicks off!

The teams are back out and Arsenal will get us underway for the second half. No changes at the break. 
18:59a year ago

Half time.

Arsenal go into the break 0-1 up with a first half strike from Mo Elneny. 
18:54a year ago

Two Minutes added time.

18:49a year ago

Freekick for Arsenal.

41: Arsenal get a freekick just outside the box in a central position. Odegaard and Willian stood over it. 
18:44a year ago

Arsenal Chance.

35. David Luiz's glancing header looks goal bound but Callum Wilson clears the ball away from Aubameyang who was lurking at the back post. 
18:39a year ago

Ceballos chance.

31: Martinelli runs down the left hand side and finds Ceballos in the box who cannot connect with the shot to send it on target. 
18:34a year ago

Almiron Caution.

30: Almiron is shown the yellow card for catching Dani Ceballos off the ball. 
18:29a year ago

Ball Cleared off the line.

28: Elneny wins the header form the corner which is headed off the line by Almiron. 
18:24a year ago

Shot on Goal!

28: Xhaka strikes from range with his left foot, Strong save by the Newcastle keeper.
18:19a year ago

Arsenal Domination

Arsenal dominating the possession but since the goal, have failed to find another shot on target. Newcastle look dangerous on the counter. 
18:14a year ago

Xhaka cautioned.

Granit Xhaka is cautioned as he sliced down Saint Maximin 
18:09a year ago

Chance- Newcastle.

Matt Richie finds Saint Maximin outside the box who shoots but his shot is saved by Ryan. 
18:04a year ago

Saint-Maximin danger man.

16: St- Maximin causing problems for Arsenal again as the danger man dribbles past helpless Arsenal defenders but cannot find anyone in the box. 
17:59a year ago

Newcastle chance.

Allan Saint- Maximin goes on one of his mazy runs and dribbles past Elneny to find Richie who crosses the ball into the box which is claimed by Mat Ryan. 
17:54a year ago

Good start from the Gunners.

Arsenal begin with a good tempo, on the front foot creating chances early on. 

17:49a year ago

Arsenal goal!

Mo Elneny scores and puts the ball in the back of the net from outside the box to score his first Premier League goal. 
17:44a year ago

Aubameyang down the middle

Arsenal's attack line up with Aubameyang down the middle with Martinelli and Willian either side of him. Odegaard sits just in behind. 
17:39a year ago


Arsenal play in their home Red kit with White shorts and Red socks kicking from Left to right. 

17:34a year ago

Kick off!

The players all take the knee to display their support to the fight against all kinds of Racism and Discrimination. 
17:29a year ago

5 Minutes to kick off

Teams are walking out, Here we go.. 
17:24a year ago

Newcastle Lineup:

Newcastle lineup: 

Dubravka, Murphy, Ritchie, Dummett, Clark, Fernández, Almirón, Sean Longstaff, Wilson, Saint-Maximin, Shelvey


17:19a year ago

Arsenal lineup:

Arsenal lineup: 

Ryan, Bellerin, Luiz, Gabriel, Xhaka, Elneny, Ceballos, Willian, Odegaard, Martinelli, Aubameyang.