Gunners clinch scrappy win at Newcastle

Newcastle United 0-1 Arsenal

Arsenal got their campaign off to a winning start after edging Newcastle United 1-0 at St James' Park.

Despite making six signings in the off-season, Unai Emery opted against starting any new faces as Joe Wilcock and Reiss Nelson started in the attack.

After a goalless first half, the deadlock was broken on 58 minutes when Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang slotted home from close range after being picked out by Ainsley-Maitland Niles.

Leicester City 0-0 Wolverhampton

Leicester City and Wolverhampton Wanderers could not be separated as they played to a goalless draw at the King Power Stadium on Sunday.

Wolves look forward to Europa League qualifer this week before they face Manchester United next weekend while the Foxes travel to Chelsea in their next league encounter.

 

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