Arsenal striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored the on only goal as Arsenal beat Newcastle 1-0 at St.James Park stadium. Aubameyang who shared the Golden Boot last season with Liverpool’s attackers Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane.
Arsenal defender Ainsley Maitland Niles work an assist as Aubameyang perfom a clean finishing against Newcastle goalkeeper. Nwcastle Jonjo Shelvey had the home fans off their seats again moments later as Leno touched his powerful drive onto the post, but it was Arsenal who created the chance of the first half.
Arsenal Nacho Monreal latched onto Granit Xhaka’s long pass before laying the ball off to Henrikh Mkhitaryan, who lashed the ball high over Dubravka’s crossbar.
Dubravka was eventually called into action when Mkhitaryan’s pass released Aubameyang, who was denied by the Slovakian goalkeeper at his near post.The visitors almost forced the breakthrough in the second-half when Xhaka picked out the run of Aubameyang but Paul Dummett got across well to block the striker’s 90-minute before the final whistle.