Arsenal 3-1 Stoke Highlights
Mesut Ozil had a hand in all three Arsenal goals as they chalked up their seventh consecutive victory by sweeping past Stoke.
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Venue: Emirates Stadium
Date: Sunday, 22 September, 2013
Kick ofF: 13:30 GMT
5′ – Aaron Ramsey – Arsenal 1 – 0 Stoke
26′ – Geoff Cameron – Arsenal 1 – 1 Stoke
36′ – Per Mertesacker – Arsenal 2 – 1 Stoke
72′ – Bacary Sagna – Arsenal 3 – 1 Stoke
Stoke have lost all five previous visits to Arsenal in the Premier League.
The last time Stoke won away at Arsenal was in August 1981, a 1-0 victory in the old Division One at Highbury. They have gone 11 matches against Arsenal in north London without winning.
In 14 meetings between Arsene Wenger and Mark Hughes, the Frenchman has the edge with eight wins to the Welshman’s four.
The Gunners have scored in nine successive Premier League games, the longest-such current run.
Laurent Koscielny has been sent off once and conceded two penalties in three Premier League appearances this season.
Aaron Ramsey has already registered his best-ever goal haul in a single campaign for Arsenal (six in all competitions).
Against Sunderland, Olivier Giroud scored his first Premier League goal outside of London. He now has 15.
He is also one of nine players in Premier League history to score in each of the first four games of a single Premier League season.
The club have already registered two Premier League wins this season, after four matches. Last season, it took until their 11th fixture to record two Premier League victories.
Stoke have received six yellow cards so far this season. Arsenal, meanwhile, have received 10 yellow cards and one red.
In their last match, Stoke had more attempts on goal than Manchester City (11-10).