Arsenal Beat Manchester City


Arsenal came from behind to beat Manchester City 3-2 in Gothenburg in their final pre-season friendly.

Raheem Sterling scored the opener, but Alex Iwobi, Theo Walcott and Chuba Akpom scored for the Gunners before Kelechi Iheanacho’s consolation.

Arsenal defender Gabriel went off on a stretcher with an ankle injury late on.

Elsewhere, Chelsea lost John Terry to injury in a 4-2 win over Werder Bremen and Liverpool lost 4-0 to Mainz, a day after beating Barcelona by that score.

The Reds named a slightly weakened team against one of manager Jurgen Klopp’s old clubs, although Emre Can, Jordan Henderson, Adam Lallana and Divock Origi all started.

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For Chelsea, boss Antonio Conte immediately replaced Terry, who limped off after being caught in the head.

Eden Hazard and Oscar gave Chelsea a 2-0 lead in Bremen before Claudio Pizarro pulled a goal back.

Diego Costa made it 3-1 before half-time only for Lennart Thy to reduce the deficit. Pedro added a late fourth.

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