Arsenal scored a valuable victory over its host Crystal Palace, with a clean double, in the meeting that brought the two teams together, on Friday evening, at “Selhurst Park”, in the opening of the new season of Premier League for the new season 2022-2023.
The Brazilian Gabriel Martinelli scored Arsenal’s first goal against Crystal Palace in the 20th minute, from a header that dwelt to the left of the goalkeeper.
In the second half, Crystal Palace player Marc Guéhi scored their own goal in the 85th minute of the match, after turning Bukayo Saka’s cross head into his own net.
Arsenal started the match with the following formation:
- Goalkeeper: Ramsdale.
- Defense: White, Saliba, Gabriel, Zinchenko.
- Midfield: Odegaard, Barty, Xhaka.
- Attack: Saka, Martinelli, Jesus.
Arsenal managed to collect their first 3 points in the new season of Premier League.