• Eddie Nketiah 17', 49', 58'
  • Nicolas Pépé 27'
  • Charlie Patino 90'+1'
5
Quarterfinals
Finished
  • Nathan Broadhead 31'
1
ARS
SUN
KO
  • GOALLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL!!!!! NKETIAH IS ON THE SPOT FOR ARSENAL!!!!! 1-0!!!! The Gunners take the lead as Nketiah pokes home from close range. Cedric curls a dangerous cross into the box that Holding powers towards goal. Burge makes a good reaction stop, but Nketiah is alive to the rebound to fire Arsenal in front.
    Arsenal
    Goal
    ARS - Eddie Nketiah
    17'
  • Gooch lunges in on Pepe and goes into the book.
    Sunderland
    Yellow Card
    SUN - Lynden Gooch
    20'
  • GOALLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL!!!!!!!!! PEPE FINDS THE NET!!!!! 2-0 ARSENAL!!!!!! The Gunners double their lead as Pepe sees his effort deflected past Burge. Pepe and Cedric combine down the right flank to great effect, which sees the wing-back pick out the Ivorian free in the middle. He drills a strike towards the target that takes an unfortunate deflection of Doyle and flies into the roof of the net.
    Arsenal
    Goal
    ARS - Nicolas Pépé
    27'
  • GOALLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL!!!!! BROADHEAD GETS ONE BACK!!!! 2-1!!!! Sunderland are back in the game through Broadhead with a clinical finish. The Black Cats win the ball in the centre circle and Embleton releases the run of Broadhead through on goal with a fine throughball. The forward beats White for pace and clips it over the top of Leno and finds the net.
    Sunderland
    Goal
    SUN - Nathan Broadhead
    31'
  • Broadhead has to make way for the visitors after scoring the goal to get them back into the contest. Hume replaces the forward, which will see Gooch move into the final third.
    Sunderland
    Sunderland
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out9 - Nathan Broadhead
    Substitution - In33 - Denver Hume
    46'
HT
  • GOALLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL!!!!!!! NKETIAH POUNCES FROM CLOSE RANGE!!!!! 3-1!!!!! The Gunners restore their two-goal lead as Nketiah converts a low cross from Tavares at the near post. Tavares beats the challenge of Embleton down the left flank and drills a low ball into the middle. Nketiah gets ahead of Doyle and steers a strike past Burge.
    Arsenal
    Goal
    ARS - Eddie Nketiah
    49'
  • Balogun lunges into a challenge with Wright and goes into the book.
    Arsenal
    Yellow Card
    ARS - Folarin Balogun
    54'
  • Xhaka replaces Balogun, who has had a frustrating evening for the hosts.
    Arsenal
    Arsenal
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out38 - Folarin Balogun
    Substitution - In34 - Granit Xhaka
    56'
  • GOALLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL!!!!!!! NKETIAH COMPLETES HIS HAT-TRICK!!!!!!!! 4-1 ARSENAL!!!!!! The forward notches his third goal of the evening with a sublime backheel from six yards out. Odegaard threads the needle to release Pepe down the left flank and he leaves Hume in his wake with a nutmeg. Pepe supplies a fine low cross for Nketiah, who produces a special piece of skill to flick the ball past Burge. What a night for Nketiah.
    Arsenal
    Goal
    ARS - Eddie Nketiah
    58'
  • Hume pulls back Pepe on the charge down the right flank and goes into the book.
    Sunderland
    Yellow Card
    SUN - Denver Hume
    60'
  • Gabriel makes his way on to the field to replace White in the Arsenal backline.
    Arsenal
    Arsenal
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out4 - Benjamin White
    Substitution - In6 - Gabriel Magalhães
    Arsenal
    Arsenal
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out8 - Martin Ødegaard
    Substitution - In35 - Gabriel Martinelli
    73'
  • Wright scythes down Martinelli with a poor challenge on the left flank and goes into the book. Arsenal have a free-kick in a good position.
    Sunderland
    Yellow Card
    SUN - Bailey Wright
    76'
  • O'Brien replaces Embleton for the visitors in the final third.
    Sunderland
    Sunderland
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out11 - Lynden Gooch
    Substitution - In4 - Corry Evans
    Sunderland
    Sunderland
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out8 - Elliot Embleton
    Substitution - In10 - Aiden O'Brien
    78'
  • Patino makes his bow for the Gunners as he replaces Smith Rowe.
    Arsenal
    Arsenal
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out10 - Emile Smith Rowe
    Substitution - In87 - Charlie Patino
    80'
  • Doyle slides in on Patino and goes into the book.
    Sunderland
    Yellow Card
    SUN - Callum Doyle
    86'
  • GOALLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL!!!!!!!!!! PATINO NOTCHES A DEBUT GOAL!!!!! 5-1 ARSENAL!!!!!!! The youngsters caps off the night to mark his Arsenal debut with a goal. Pepe collects in space and offloads the ball into the penalty area for Patino to attack. He places his effort into the bottom-right corner away from Burge. What a moment for Patino.
    Arsenal
    Goal
    ARS - Charlie Patino
    91'
  • Kimpioka replaces Stewart for the closing stages of the contest.
    Sunderland
    Sunderland
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out14 - Ross Stewart
    Substitution - In48 - Benjamin Mbunga-Kimpioka
    93'
FT
Arsenal
Game Stats
Sunderland
68%
Possession
32%
19
Shots
12
10
Shots (On goal)
6
2
Corners
5
5
Saves
4
10
Fouls
12

Lineups

1
Bernd Leno
17
Cédric Soares
4
Benjamin White
16
Rob Holding
20
Nuno Tavares
25
Mohamed Elneny
19
Nicolas Pépé
8
Martin Ødegaard
10
Emile Smith Rowe
38
Folarin Balogun
30
Eddie Nketiah
3x
Arsenal
4-1-4-1
1
Lee Burge
26
Bailey Wright
3
Tom Flanagan
6
Callum Doyle
15
Carl Winchester
8
Elliot Embleton
24
Daniel Neil
11
Lynden Gooch
21
Alex Pritchard
14
Ross Stewart
9
Nathan Broadhead
Sunderland
3-4-1-2

Team Stats

Arsenal

GoalkeepersGGCSAV
015
ForwardsGASFCFW
17',
49',
58'
30532
MidfieldersGASFCFW
00000
27'
12103
80'
00101
73'
00200
56'
00221
DefendersGASFCFW
01021
01202
00200
73'
00010
SubstitutesGASFCFW
56'(Folarin Balogun)
00000
73'(Martin Ødegaard)
00021
73'(Benjamin White)
00000
80'(Emile Smith Rowe)
91'
10101
00000
00000
00000
00000
000--

Sunderland

GoalkeepersGGCSAV
054
ForwardsGASFCFW
00303
93'
00110
46'
31'
10100
MidfieldersGASFCFW
00101
00000
78'
00011
78'
01300
DefendersGASFCFW
00020
00012
00141
SubstitutesGASFCFW
46'(Nathan Broadhead)
00010
78'(Lynden Gooch)
00010
78'(Elliot Embleton)
00011
93'(Ross Stewart)
00000
00000
00000
00000
00000
000--

Team Ranks

Arsenal
Game Stats
Sunderland
68%
Possession
32%
19
Shots
12
10
Shots (On goal)
6
2
Corners
5
5
Saves
4
10
Fouls
12