Arsenal Star Hails Gunners' Spirit Following Impressive Comeback Against Leicester

Anthony Martial plays for Manchester United versus West Ham in the Premier League

Eleven minutes into the second half Vardy restored Leicester City's lead.

Over 80 minutes down and Leicester leading by a goal, it looked as if Arsenal was facing a crushing defeat, but Aaron Ramsey's 84th minute goal spun the mood of the stadium on its head.

"But I haven't been able to score on a consistent basis, which is something I need to be able to do".

Positioned in between the two Foxes centre-backs, the Frenchman expertly guided Mohamed Elneny's driven pass/cross past the outstretched dive of Kasper Schmeichel to become the fifth player to score on his Premier League debut for Arsenal under Wenger.

The former Lyon star made a blistering start to his Arsenal career as he scored his first goal inside two minutes during the 4-3 win over Leicester on Friday.

In the 29th minute, Jamie Vardy gave the visitors a 2-1 advantage, scoring from close range after a superb ball into the area by Marc Albrighton, who exploited a blunder by Arsenal's Granit Xhaka.

Anthony Martial scores for Manchester United versus West Ham in the Premier League
GETTY Anthony Martial scored Manchester United's third goal in Sunday's 4-0 thrashing of West Ham

Arsenal also pursued Lacazette a year ago before finally reaching a deal with Lyon this summer that could be worth up to £52 million.

The veteran goalkeeper's night didn't get any better.

He drove at Arsenal's defence and his sublime whipped cross found the England worldwide who couldn't miss from inside the six-yard box completely against the run of play. Kevin Campbell's strike for Arsenal vs Manchester City (1994-95) is now third, coming after two minutes and one second.

It took just a handful of minutes for Arsenal fans' enthusiasm to wane away at the start of this new season - and a few more for a familiar chant to pick up speed.

They sat back, forced Arsenal into making mistakes and had Vardy's pace on the break to hurt the Gunners.

First, Ramsey put the Gunners back on level terms in the 83rd minute, as the Welshman was picked out brilliantly by Xhaka at the far post; he expertly controlled and finished from the corner of the six-yard box. But Leicester, which so astonishingly won the league in 2016, couldn't hold on for its first win at Arsenal since 1973. The Arsenal manager should have left after winning the FA Cup at the end of last season.

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