ARSENE WENGER’S ARSENAL
On This Day In 2018, 10-man Arsenal(Mohammed Elneny was sent off in the 90th minute) beat Southampton 3-2 in a Premier League match played at Emirates Stadium. Shane Long who gave the visitors the lead in the 17th minute scored what was his fourth goal against the Gunners in the Premier League, only against Aston Villa (six) has the Irishman netted more often. Danny Welbeck(38′, 81′) both scored and assisted in a Premier League match for the first time since September 2017(against Bournemouth), which was also the last time he netted a league goal. With this, Arsenal earned their sixth victory in a row in all competitions for the first time since May 2017 (also six). This was also the Gunners’ 150th win at Emirates Stadium since they left Highbury in 2006.