• Jordan Michael Flores 22'
  • Seán Hoare 85'
2
Group Stage
Finished
  • Eddie Nketiah 12'
  • Mohamed Elneny 18'
  • Joe Willock 67'
  • Folarin Balogun 80'
4
DUND
ARS
KO
  • Nketiah races onto a lovely ball forward from Mari down the left and gets past Boyle, who pulls him down just outside the box and is shown a yellow card.
    Dundalk
    Yellow Card
    DUND - Andrew Boyle
    10'
  • GOAL!! ARSENAL TAKE THE LEAD!! Nketiah charges down a clearance from Boyle and races into the box before lifting the ball cleverly over the onrushing Rogers and over the line! It's 1-0 to Arsenal!
    Arsenal
    Goal
    ARS - Eddie Nketiah
    12'
  • GOAL!!! WHAT A HIT FROM ELNENY!!! Smith Rowe lays the ball back to Elneny on the left around 25 yards out and the midfielder unleashes an absolute thunderbolt that flies into the very top-right corner! That was a magnificent strike! It's 2-0 to Arsenal now!
    Arsenal
    Goal
    ARS - Mohamed Elneny
    18'
  • GOAL!! DUNDALK HAVE ONE BACK!!! Flores and Duffy exchange passes quickly and the former is released into the Arsenal box on the right. He thumps a powerful strike across goal that beats Runarsson, who got a touch on it, and flies into the bottom-left corner! It's 2-1 now!
    Dundalk
    Goal
    DUND - Jordan Michael Flores
    22'
  • Cedric takes a heavy touch and Leahy races towards the loose ball, getting there slightly ahead of the Arsenal defender and drawing a foul that sees the Portuguese go into the book.
    Arsenal
    Yellow Card
    ARS - Cédric Soares
    28'
  • Willock can feel aggrieved to be booked as he inadvertently catches McMillan with a stray arm whilst holding off his challenge. That seemed harsh.
    Arsenal
    Yellow Card
    ARS - Joe Willock
    30'
HT
  • McMillan stayed down in the aftermath of that chance and it looks like he's pulled his hamstring. He can't continue and will be replaced by Kelly.
    Dundalk
    Dundalk
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out29 - David McMillan
    Substitution - In27 - Daniel Kelly
    Dundalk
    Dundalk
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out0 - Séan Gannon
    Substitution - In33 - John Mountney
    54'
  • Dundalk substitute Mountney steps on the foot of Smith Rowe as he gets to the ball late and is shown a yellow card.
    Dundalk
    Yellow Card
    DUND - John Mountney
    61'
  • Arteta makes a double-change now, with Elneny replaced by Real Madrid loanee Ceballos in midfield in the first alteration.
    Arsenal
    Arsenal
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out25 - Mohamed Elneny
    Substitution - In8 - Dani Ceballos
    Arsenal
    Arsenal
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out30 - Eddie Nketiah
    Substitution - In38 - Folarin Balogun
    62'
  • GOAL!!! WILLOCK MAKES IT 3-1!!! Balogun holds the ball up well in the box and lays it off to Willock, who evades one challenge before drilling a fierce, low effort at goal that is close to Rogers, but the keeper can't get down to it and the ball hits the back of the net!
    Arsenal
    Goal
    ARS - Joe Willock
    67'
  • Cleary goes into the book for barging Smith Rowe to the floor. He protests, but it's a clear yellow card.
    Dundalk
    Yellow Card
    DUND - Dan Cleary
    70'
  • Shields is the latest player to go into the referee's book as he makes a poor challenge on Balogun.
    Dundalk
    Yellow Card
    DUND - Chris Shields
    Dundalk
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out7 - Michael Duffy
    77'
  • Meanwhile, Smith Rowe is off for the Gunners as Cottrell makes his competitive Arsenal debut.
    Dundalk
    Dundalk
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out11 - Patrick McEleney
    Substitution - In0 - Stefan Colovic
    77'
  • GOAL!!! BALOGUN SCORES OFF THE BENCH AGAIN!!! Pepe marauds through the centre and slips a perfectly-weighted ball through for Balogun, who bends an unerring finish into the bottom-right corner past Rogers. It's 4-1 to Arsenal now!
    Arsenal
    Goal
    ARS - Folarin Balogun
    80'
  • Dundalk substitute Kelly now goes into the book for an overzealous challenge on Cedric.
    Dundalk
    Yellow Card
    DUND - Daniel Kelly
    82'
  • Arteta hands out another debut, with Azeez replacing Willock in midfield for Arsenal.
    Arsenal
    Arsenal
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out28 - Joe Willock
    Substitution - In66 - Miguel Azeez
    83'
  • GOAL!! DUNDALK PULL ANOTHER ONE BACK!! Flores whips a free-kick into the box with plenty of pace and Hoare flicks the ball past Runarsson and in with the back of his head! It's 4-2 now!
    Dundalk
    Goal
    DUND - Seán Hoare
    85'
FT
Dundalk
Game Stats
Arsenal
48%
Possession
52%
5
Shots
17
2
Shots (On goal)
8
2
Corners
4
4
Saves
0
8
Fouls
13

Lineups

1
Gary Rogers
0
Seán Hoare
44
Andrew Boyle
21
Dan Cleary
0
Séan Gannon
5
Chris Shields
16
Jordan Michael Flores
15
Darragh John Leahy
11
Patrick McEleney
29
David McMillan
7
Michael Duffy
Dundalk
3-4-1-2
13
Rúnar Rúnarsson
21
Calum Chambers
30
Shkodran Mustafi
22
Pablo Marí
17
Cédric Soares
28
Joe Willock
25
Mohamed Elneny
30
Ainsley Maitland-Niles
19
Nicolas Pépé
30
Eddie Nketiah
32
Emile Smith Rowe
Arsenal
3-4-3

Team Stats

Dundalk

GoalkeepersGGCSAV
044
ForwardsGASHOFCFS
77'
00102
77'
01001
54'
00001
MidfieldersGASHOFCFS
00002
00122
22'
11100
54'
00001
DefendersGASHOFCFS
00010
85'
10112
45'
00010
SubstitutesGASHOFCFS
45'(Andrew Boyle)
00000
54'(David McMillan)
00010
54'(Séan Gannon)
00010
77'(Patrick McEleney)
00000
00000
00000
000--
000--

Arsenal

GoalkeepersGGCSAV
020
ForwardsGASHOFCFS
01211
77'
01011
62'
12'
10221
MidfieldersGASHOFCFS
00211
00121
83'
67'
10121
62'
18'
10110
DefendersGASHOFCFS
00100
00000
00010
SubstitutesGASHOFCFS
62'(Eddie Nketiah)
80'
11111
62'(Mohamed Elneny)
00000
77'(Emile Smith Rowe)
00010
83'(Joe Willock)
00001
00000
00000
000--
000--

Team Ranks

Dundalk
Game Stats
Arsenal
48%
Possession
52%
5
Shots
17
2
Shots (On goal)
8
2
Corners
4
4
Saves
0
8
Fouls
13