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Arsenal won 4-2 over Dundalk in the Europa League group stage

Arsenal is the first team to have three English players aged 21 and under (Balogun, Willock, and Nketiah) to score in a European Cup match since Tottenham vs Coleraine in 1982 (Garry Brooke, Terry Gibson, and Gary Mabbutt ).

With this result, Arsenal has won all 6 matches in the Europa League group stage this season. The team scored 20 goals and receiving 5 goals. The Gunners are the only team in the Europa League this season to win all their group matches.

Arsenal won 4-2 over Dundalk in the Europa League group stage

The noteworthy numbers after the Dundalk 2-4 Arsenal match

6 – Arsenal has won all 6 matches in the Europa League group stage this season. The team scored 20 goals and receiving 5 goals.

1 – Dundalk vs Arsenal statistics indicate that the Gunners are the only team in the Europa League this season to win all their group matches.

8 – Arsenal were unbeaten in the last 8 away games in the European Cup (6 wins and 2 draws), the longest unbeaten streak since March 1995 (also 8 consecutive matches). The Gunners have never been unbeaten in 9 consecutive away matches in the European Cup.

5 – Eddie Nketiah has scored his fifth goal of the season for Arsenal. He is currently Arsenal’s top scorer in all competitions.

2 – Jordan Flores’s strike for Dundalk was only the second goal that the Republic of Ireland team scored in the last 9 matches against English teams in the European Cup, the other was Shamrock Rovers against Tottenham in September 2011.

3 and 3 – Joe Willock was the first Arsenal player to have three assists and three goals in a single European Cup season for Arsenal since 2016/17 when Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil did so in the Champions League.

3 – Arsenal is the first team to have three English players aged 21 or younger (Balogun, Willock, and Nketiah) to score in a European Cup match since Tottenham vs Coleraine in 1982 (Garry Brooke, Terry Gibson, and Gary Mabbutt).