Iwobi on target as London Derby ends in Favour of the Blue Side


Nigeria Super Eagles forward Alex Iwobi, distinguished himself despite Arsenal suffering a second consecutive loss at Stamford Bridge in the 2018/2019 English Premier League season.

The host raced in front early in the game with Spanish international Pedro Rodriguez before another Spanish forward Alvaro Morata doubled the lead to put Chelsea in firm control.

Henrikh Mkhitaryan halved the scores in the 37th minutes before Iwobi who was having a nice game leveled the game in the 41st minute which made the first stanza all square.

The scond half resumed in an entertaining atmosphere and the two teams kept knocking the door for the winning goal.

France forward Alexander Lacazette, replaced Iwobi in the 75th minute before defender Marcos Alonso secured the game for the Blues in the 81st minute to secure a 3-2 win for Chelsea.

Meanwhile, former Nigeria international Victor Moses was an unused substitute in the game.

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