Arsenal have book their place in the Carabao Cup next round after comfortable win over West Bromwich Albion at The Hawthorns stadium on Wednesday evening.
Mikel Arteta’s men have been dominating possession from kick-off, although the defence was being put under pressure in the opening moments, but it has been plain sailing since opening goal through club skipper Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.
The Gabon international, who lead Arsenal front-line against Valérien Ismael’s men, put his side’s ahead, by capitalized Bukayo Saka shot in the 17 minutes into the match.
Aubameyang, then, added a second when Nicolas Pepe’s placed effort ricochets off the post into the path of the forward.
In the stoppage time into the half-time, Nicolas Pepe made it 3-0 to Arsenal, leaving West Brom with a mountain to climb in the second-half.
The Ivory Coast international winger converted Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s brace, and was seen be delighted to got his name on the score-sheet.
Bukayo Saka, then, made it 4-0 earlier in the second half of the game before Aubameyang scored a stunning strike to recorded first hat-rick this season.
Alexandre Lacazette, then, came off the bench to scored after a brilliant cross from Nicolas Pepe, who also on target with goal and assist.