Maybe, just maybe, Arsenal are edging out of the woods. They had to beat Brighton if suggestions of an upturn were to hold much credibility and, while this was hardly a victory for the ages, an assertive second-half performance did plenty to ease the pressure on Mikel Arteta.
Match-winners have been few and far between for them in recent months but the deciding goal offered an exhilarating reminder that they have a seemingly priceless one in their ranks.
Written by Nick Ames at the Amex Stadium
This news first appeared on https://www.theguardian.com/football/2020/dec/29/brighton-arsenal-premier-league-match-report under the title “Saka and Lacazette deliver for Arsenal again to leave Brighton in trouble”. Bolchha Nepal is not responsible or affiliated towards the opinion expressed in this news article.