Arsenal 4 v Leicester City 3: Giroud Nets Winner

Arsenal 4 v Leicester City 3: Giroud Nets Winner

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger insists match-winner Olivier Giroud will stay at the club this season.

Olivier Giroud has confirmed that he will stay at Arsenal after netting a dramatic victor in their opening day Premier League victory over Leicester City.

Wenger remains concerned by his side's defensive frailties and insists it is something they must work on.

Alexandre Lacazette marked his league debut for Arsenal with a goal on 94 seconds only for Shinji Okazaki to level less than three minutes later.

Completing the starting lineup for Arsene Wenger's men are Hector Bellerin and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain at the wing-back positions, as well as Mohamed Elneny and Granit Xhaka in the central midfield.

I am not trying to say that the Arsenal defence was not an issue as the Gunners scraped over the line to win the first game of the new Premier League season, because it most certainly was.

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The new season of the English Premier league is about to start, and it seems that it is going to be the most exciting in its history.

The France star scored 28 times in 31 games in Ligue 1 last season and left Lyon having scored 100 goals in 203 top-flight games.

Leicester were out to make it a torrid night for Arsenal, though, as Vardy got his second off a corner kick to put the Foxes 3-2 ahead in the 55th minute.

"I'm very pleased for the team and hope we can carry on".

Mahrez saw an effort tipped over by Cech as Leicester looked to regain their advantage - something they did from the resulting corner as Vardy headed home the Algerian's set-piece. But the home side's pressure in the final half hour turned the game back their way and Ramsey equalised with a shot from close range seven minutes from time with Ozil appearing to handle the ball in the build-up. One of them nearly saw Vardy get around Cech only for the goalkeeper to make a fine sliding tackle, only for Leicester to return to a more orthodox and obviously successful way of attacking against this side: swinging balls into the area.

The Premier League's most expensive player of the summer, Lukaku, who moved from Everton to Manchester United for £75m is a striker that certainly has to be looked out for.

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