Arsenal vs Newcastle United: Lacazette's goal gives the Gunners 2-0 win

Arsenal vs Newcastle United: Lacazette's goal gives the Gunners 2-0 win

- Arsenal vs Newcastle United's Premier League tie ended 2-0 in favor of the Gunners

- Aaron Ramsey and Frenchman Alexandre Lacazette scored the two goals

- Unai Emery's men are now third on the Premier League standings with 63 points

Arsenal on Monday night, April 1, kept their hopes of qualifying for next season's Champions League alive after beating visiting Newcastle United 2-0 at the Emirates stadium.

Nigerian football star Alex Iwobi was superb for the Gunners and almost scored the first goal in the 11th minute after being set up by Mesut Ozil, but he failed to beat goalkeeper Martin.

Aaron Ramsey netted Arsenal's first goal in the 30th minute, and his effort gave the Gunners' fans some relief.

Mohamed Diame had a chance to restore parity for Newcastle United before the half time break, but he failed to make proper use of the pass given to him by Solomon Rondon.

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Newcastle United tried all they could to score in the second half, but they ended up conceding another goal in the 83rd minute scored by Alexandre Lacazette who was assisted by Aubameyang.

The Gunners won the match 2-0 and the victory sent them to third position on the Premier League standings with 63 points after 31 games.

Earlier, Legit.ng had reported how Alex Iwobi's Arsenal teammates Ainsley Maitland-Niles and Eddie Nketiah claimed the Nigerian star is their new DJ in the dressing room.

Three Arsenal stars had an interactive session with Nigerian hip-hop artiste Mr Eazi and they all asked important questions relating to what they know how to do best.

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