Europa League - Arsenal vs BATE Borisov - Emirates Stadium, London, Britain - December 7, 2017 Arsenal's Mohamed Elneny celebrates scoring their sixth goal -
CAIRO – 8 December 2017: A great shot from inside the penalty area made for a fantastic second goal from Mohamed Elneny with Arsenal. It was also the Egyptian international’s first goal at the Emirates Stadium, and Elneny was happy with the achievement.
Arsenal ended the group stage with a great 6-0 victory over Bate Borisov which guaranteed Arsenal`s qualification as a leader of their group to the next stage of the UEFA Europa League.
This goal was very important for the Egyptian midfielder as many rumors were spread recently that he would leave ‘the Gunners’ in the January transfer window.
Elneny tweeted after the match saying: “Wonderful feeling first goal in the Emirates... great fans, you always give us motivation. Thanks for everything.”
Elneny had previously only scored one goal since he joined Arsenal from Basel in January 2016; it was against Barcelona in the UEFA Champions League’s group stage in of March 2016.
The Arsenal midfielder participated in all the games played so far in the European competition.
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