The “gunners” beat Crystal Palace in the first of the 30th edition of the Premier League
Gabriel Martinelli scored the first goal of the game for Arteta’s men; Gehi, against, condemned
The premier league created its special edition for the 30th anniversary with a Crystal Palace-Arsenal at Selhurst Park calling for action. This is how it happened: Mikel Arteta’s men won 0-2although it was not easy for them against a very combative team from Vieira.
Guaita; Clyne, Anderson, Gehi, Mitchell; Schlupp (Hughes, 86′), Doucouré (Milivojevic, 75′), Ayew, Eze (Ebiowei, 86′), Zaha; Edward (Mateta, 58′).
Ramsdale; White, Saliba, Gabriel, Zinchenko (Tierney, 83′); Party, Family; Saka, Odegaard (Free, 90′), Martinelli; Jesus (Nketiah, 83′).
0-1 M. 20 Martinelli. 0-2 M. 85 Gehi (PP).
Anthony Taylor. AT: Clyne (64′) / Xhaka (44′), White (60′).
Day 1. Selhurst Park.
From the start, the rocky French team tried to put problems in the way of the ‘gunners’, who debuted an exciting season with their two summer signings: Gabriel Jesus and Zinchenko.
Precisely, the Ukrainian was the protagonist of Arsenal’s first goal, assist Gabriel Martinelli for the Brazilian to define with his head to score the first goal of this league.
Already in the second half, Palace made the goalkeeper work hard Ramsdale, which has been exposed with major billing stops to avoid goals from Mateta or Doucouré. And his hands had a price: Guehi condemned with 0-2 against after Saka’s cross and buried hopes of a draw.