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Ramsey scored as Arsenal beat Napoli

Aaron Ramsey celebrates after goal against Napoli at Emirates Stadium

London, England – Aaron Ramsey and an own goal from Kalidou Koulibaly helped Arsenal defeated Napoli in the 1st leg of the Quarterfinals of the Europa League game played at the Emirates Stadium.

Arsenal 2-0 Napoli

Game Timeline:

First Half:

  • 14′ Aaron Ramsey (Arsenal) scored the opening goal with a right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner assisted by Ainsley Maitland-Niles.
  • 25′ Own Goal by Kalidou Koilibaly helped extend the lead for the hosts.
  • 45’+1′ First Half Ends. Arsenal 2 Napoli 0

Second Half:

  • 46′ Elseid Hysaj (Napoli) received the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 90+5′ Second Half Ends.

Statistics:

ArsenalNapoli
42%Possession58%
16 (7)Shots (on target)9 (2)
16Fouls6
0Yellow Cards1
0Red Cards0
2Offsides7
8Corner Kicks9
2Saves6

Lineups:

Arsenal XI: Petr Cech (GK), Laurent Koscielny, Nacho Monreal, Sokratis Papastathopoulos, Aaron Ramsey, Lucas Torreira, Mesut Ozil, Sead Kolasinac, Ainsley Maitland, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Alexandre Lacazette

Napoli XI: Alex Meret (GK), Kalidou Koulibaly, Nikola Maksimovic, Mario Rui, Elseid Hysaj, Allan, Fabian Ruiz, Piotr Zielinski, Jose Callijon, Lorenzo Insigne, Dries Mertens

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