We’ve seen that Arsenal like to take chances and play out from the back, but it does mean that a goal is almost certain if someone makes a big error.
They trail Rapid Vienna tonight after a moment of hesitation from Bernd Leno, and Fountas drilled it under him to punish the mistake:
A costly defensive mistake from Arsenal ?
Bernd Leno loses the ball in his own area and Fountas makes no mistake for Rapid Vienna!
Work to do for the Gunners… pic.twitter.com/V2h0eSQmZW
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There’s a slight argument that he’s impeded by another player and that allows the goal, but there’s no foul there and Arsenal find themselves up against it.