Rangers 2-2 Arsenal: Gunners’ Eddie Nketiah Rescues Arsenal In A Friendly Match

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Arsenal came from behind twice in a 2-2 draw against Scottish Champions Rangers at Ibrox as they started their pre-season preparations.

Signing in the summer In the first half, Nuno Tavares scored on his debut to cancel out Leon Balogun’s header, before Cedric Itten put the home side back in ahead with another set-piece finish, requiring Eddie Nketiah to save a point.

The Gunners were desperate to bounce back from a terrible pre-season start in midweek, when they lost 2-1 to Hibernian, and Mikel Arteta will be delighted with what he witnessed in this warm-up match, as they were clearly the better team for much of the game.

Arsenal, on the other hand, reacted well to falling behind and spent much of the second half on top, falling behind for only nine minutes thanks to some excellent work from new boy Tavares. The Rangers’ left-back dispossessed Tavernier before cutting inside and unleashing a beautiful right-footed shot past McGregor.

Source: Daily Mail

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