Arsenal fans in the Tavern are delighted after watching their side get their pre-season underway with a 2-0 victory over Sydney FC.
Alexandre Lacazette scored within minutes after coming on his debut for the Gunners. It’s a positive start from the Frenchman and Arsenal’s record breaking signing.
The Gunners meet Western Sydney Wanderers on Saturday before heading to China to meet Bayern Munich and Chelsea.
Arsene Wenger has moved quickly so far to try to rectify Arsenal’s issues from last season. The Frenchman has recruited left-back Sead Kolasinac from Schalke. While Lacazette is expected to lead from the front next season.
Arsenal are still chasing Monaco star Thomas Lemar this summer, that’s despite the Ligue 1 champions rejected an initial bid of £40m.
Gooners in the Tavern have remained in good spirits ahead of the new season. But we’ve picked out TWO main issues Arsene Wenger needs to sort before the season opener…