Arsenal defeated Newcastle United at Emirates Stadium in comprehensive fashion, with goals from Laurent Koscielny, Mesut Ozil and Olivier Giroud. Watch video highlights.
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Arsenal took apart a woeful Newcastle United side with a fine performance at Emirates Stadium, and look well placed to claim fourth position in the Barclays Premier League.
After a tough opening to the game, the Gunners took the lead through a set piece.
Santi Cazorla put in a wonderful ball, and Laurent Koscielny steered it beyond Tim Krul in the Magpies goal.
Before half time, the Gunners’ lead doubled.
Olivier Giroud had two shots saved by Krul, but the ball rebounded into the path of Mesut Ozil, who finished first time well.
After half time, Arsene Wenger’s men cruised to victory, with Olivier Giroud’s header from Ozil’s cross providing the icing on the cake.