Arsenal ahead Alexandre Lacazette is not delighted that his intention against Manchester United has been chalked off and awarded as a Marcos Rojo own purpose.
The Frenchman started the match on the bench after again, but changed Alex Iwobi in the 65th moment with the scores tied and made an rapid affect as Arsenal re-took the guide just a few minutes later.
Lacazette robbed Rojo and played the ball to Henrikh Mkhitaryan, who returned the favour to put the striker clean by way of on intention.
But Rojo recovered well and created a past-ditch tackle, nevertheless was unlucky to see the ball bounce again of Lacazette and trickle previous David de Gea into the bottom corner.
Lacazette took a knock in the obstacle, but claimed the target – nevertheless a Leading League evaluation panel afterwards made the decision that Rojo had actually received the very last touch.
‘Rojo receives in the way of the ball immediately after a Lacazette touch, and his foot is kicked by Lacazette, taking the ball into the web,’ was the formal explanation given.
Lacazette, nevertheless, does not agree, and tweeted in reply to the Premier League’s official account soon after 1am, stating: ‘Really bro?’ along with a wondering facial area emoji.
Lacazette gained assist from his teammates on social media, with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang generating the scenario for his striker husband or wife even though Henrikh Mkhitaryan cheekily replied with, ‘Nice goal!’
The choice usually means Lacazette’s Leading League objective tally for the year remains at six, 4 behind division best scorer – and teammate – Aubameyang.
To make issues even worse, Lacazette’s pleasure lasted just a subject of seconds at Previous Trafford, with United scoring nearly straight from kick-off as the spoils were being shared in a 2-2 attract.