[Video Goals] Arsenal 3-1 Sunderland: Campbell & Ramsey Help Gunners Go Second
Arsenal eased to a 3-1 victory over Sunderland at the Emirates this afternoon to move up to second place in the Premier League table. Watch the goals here
Arsenal eased to a 3-1 victory over Sunderland at the Emirates this afternoon to move up to second place in the Premier League table.
After a sluggish start, we took the lead midway through the first half when Mesut Ozil played a pin-point pass to release Joel Campbell who cooly slotted home for 1-0 in the 33rd minute.
With half-time approaching, Laurent Kosicleny gave away a needless foul out wide and Olivier Giroud sent the ball into the top corner of his own net from the resulting free-kick for 1-1 in the 45th minute.
However, the striker made up for his error by restoring our lead with a superb header from an Aaron Ramsey cross in the 63rd minute before the Welshman sealed the three points with a third in stoppage time.
The win sees us climb up to second place in the table after Manchester City lost away to Stoke while Manchester United were held to a 0-0 draw at home by West Ham. Leicester City continued their sensational form with another impressive away win at Swansea to move two points clear at the top.
Watch the goals from today’s win over Sunderland below: