Arsenal vs Tottenham Highlights: Partey, Jesus, Xhaka goals guide ARS to victory over TOT – The Indian Express

  • October 2, 2022

Arsenal v Tottenham Hotspur, North London derby Football Score Highlights: Arsenal meted out their usual punishment to north London rivals Tottenham Hotspur at the Emirates Stadium with goals by Thomas Partey, Gabriel Jesus and Granit Xhaka sealing a 3-1 win to keep them top of the Premier League on Saturday.
Harry Kane’s leveller for Tottenham saw him set yet more scoring records, but his side self-destructed after halftime as their 12-year wait for a league win in the fixture continued. Mikel Arteta’s Arsenal have now won seven of their opening eight games and lead the standings by four points with second-placed Manchester City facing Manchester United on Sunday.
Follow ARS vs TOT Highlights from Emirates Stadium below.
3 added minutes now as Arsenal hover around the Spurs box. Can they get a fourth? No. It’s a goal kick. Nketiah fouled. Free kick to Arsenal. Nothing comes of it. And that’s it. All over. Arsenal 3-1 Tottenham at Full time
Final change for Arsenal as Tomiyasu comes in for Ben White. It’s almost academic at the moment as Arsenal are walking this match. Keeping possession as Spurs struggle. Great shot by Tierney from distance which draws out a save from Lloris.
ARS 3-1 TOT
It’s still all Arsenal in this match. Spurs are all back defending at the moment at Arsenal have the lion’s share of the possession. 
ARS 3-1 TOT
Saliba is booked as he brings down Bentancur. Free kick for Spurs. Can something happen? Kane hits it and blocked. Arsenal counters but ball is out of play.
ARS 3-1 TOT
Son, Richarlison, Perisic and Lenglet make way for Doherty, Sessegnon, Bissouma and Sanchez. Arsenal make two changes as Partey and Zinchenko make way for Tierney, Lokonga.
ARS 3-1 TOT
That’s another goaaaalllll for Arsenal as Granit Xhaka finds himself on the scoresheet!!! Nice build up play and the Swiss international buries it across the keeper to give Arsenal a 2-goal cushion.
ARS 3-1 TOT
Xhaka makes it 3-1 pic.twitter.com/voZWwUyPlS
Emerson comes in from behind and plants his studs on Martinelli’s ankle. The referee shows him a straight red card. Things get tougher for Spurs now.
ARS 2-1 TOT

It’s all Arsenal at the moment as the front three are combining easily as Spurs try to gain a foot in the game. Martinelli crosses but offside. 
ARS 2-1 TOT
Should have been 3 for Arsenal as a Saka ball is handed on a plate to Jesus but the Brazilian puts his header wide. Arsenal press on.
ARS 2-1 TOT
Great shot by Saka as he cuts in and Lloris could not hold on to the ball. Gabriel Jesus on to it in a flash as he bundles it over the goal line. Sharp from the Brazilian.
ARS 2-1 TOT
Jesus gives Arsenal the lead again.

Arsenal 2-1 Tottenham #ARSTOT #NorthLondonDerby
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And Arsenal kick things off. No changes in personnel. Arsenal will try to boss proceedings with the ball. Spurs still on top though as Romero’s run is halted in the arsenal penalty box. 
ARS 1-1 TOT
Almost halftime and we’ll have 2 added minutes. Enerson Royal plays it wide to Richarlison who gives it away. Jesus is fouled while trying to break away. Peep Peep. Halftime. Nothing to separate the two sides.
ARS 1-1 TOT
One major talking point from an incident-packed first 45 minutes of the North London Derby…

Mikel Arteta going out of his technical area… 👀#beINPL #ARSTOT 🔴🐓 pic.twitter.com/hWmSnbBgTL
Romero win nsit strongly from Odegaard. Kane with the ball and Emerson Royal stumbles. Richarlison comes back from an offside position. Free kick to the Gunners.
ARS 1-1 TOT
💯 Centurion 💯@HKane becomes the first player to score 💯 away goals in the #PL#ARSTOT | @SpursOfficial pic.twitter.com/TSQCZWhPiM
Arsenal now look a little out of sorts. That penalty has taken all the wind out of them, it seems like. In any event, Spurs on the counter, Kane gets a header to a Perisic ball!! And Ramsdale saves. 
ARS 1-1 TOT
Kane standing over the ball. Can he draw Spurs level? Pressure, pressure. YES!!! He just dinks it in as Ramsdale goes the wrong way as Kane shoots it straight down the middle.
ARS 1-1 TOT
Nicely taken by Harry Kane #ARSTOTpic.twitter.com/2ZeqWRhVGg
Chance for Spurs and Son gives a heavy pass to Richarlison. He gets to it and floats the ball in the box. Arsenal; struggle to clear and that’s a penalty to Spurs
Arsenal still buzzing away near the Spurs penalty box. Jesus almost through as a Spurs defender leg. Lucky for Tottenham.
ARS 1-0 TOT 
GOOOAAALL!!! What a stunning shot by Thomas Partey. White sets it up and Partey just curls this one in the top corner. Nothing Lloris could have done!!!
ARS 1-0 TOT
An absolute blinder from Thomas Partey!!

Whaaaat!pic.twitter.com/YZ7PrMohFi
Wayward pass by Son who tries to dink one over the arsenal high line to Kane but vthat just goes awry. Sums up Tottenham’s day thus far. 
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