Lacazette celebrates with Bellerin to play down row rumours

Lacazette celebrates with Bellerin to play down row rumours

- Alexander Lacazette dispel rumours about clashing with Hector Bellerin

- The pair celebrated together when he scored against Atletico Madrid

- Arsenal will play Manchester United at Old Trafford at the weekend

Arsenal striker Alexandre Lacazette has played down reports of him being involved in a row with teammate Hector Bellerin during their Europa League clash against Atletico Madrid.

Earlier reports suggested that the pair were involved in a scuffle in training as they appeared to square up to each other.

However, Bellerin claimed he was only involved in a banter with Lacazette poking fun at the situation when he celebrated his goal against Atletico.

The Frenchman headed in to open the scoring in the 61st minute after latching on to Jack Wilshere's cross, and Lacazette celebrated by pretending to square up to Bellerin, who certainly saw the funny side of the matter.

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Antoine Griezmann broke Arsenal's hearts as he scored a precious away goal for the Spanish side despite dominating most part of the match.

The Gunners have to score in the return leg in Wanda Metropolitano as they look to make it through to the final.

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Manager Arsene Wenger is seeking to sign off in style by winning the Europa League and qualify the London club for next season's Champions League competition.

Arsenal will come up against rivals Manchester United clash at Old Trafford against at the weekend.

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