Arsenal ended the season on a positive note after beating Everton with a landslide score of 5-1 in Week 38 of the 2021/22 Premier League. The five goals for Arsenal were scored by Gabriel Martinelli, Eddie Nketiah, Cedric Soares, Gabriel and Martin Odegaard. Meanwhile, Everton responded through Donny van de Beek.
Despite the big win, the Gunners ended the season in fifth position, aka not getting into the Champions League next season. Because at the same time, their city rivals, Tottenham Hotspur won 5-0 against Norwich City.
Here’s the Arsenal players’ routine:
Goalkeepers and Defensive
Aaron Ramsdale 6/10: not moving much as Arsenal players controlled the game.
Cedric Soares 8/10: actively assists the attack. Score goals and assists.
Rob Holding 6/10: Slightly lulled as Everton score through Donny van de Beek
Gabriel 7/10: just like Holding, he too was carried away when Van de Beek scored. But luckily he paid for all of that with one goal.
Nuno Tavares 7/10: Played well just like Cedric Soares.
Mohamed Elneny 7/10: Pretty good to keep the midfield balanced.
Granit Xhaka 6/10: same as Elneny, quite calm in midfield.
Bukayo Saka 8/10: play with confidence. Lots of great opportunities.
Martin Odegaard 9/10: Arsenal’s best player of the game. Also contributed a goal in the 82nd minute.
Gabriel Martinelli 8/10: opened the tap for Arsenal’s goal with a penalty in the 27th minute while also registering an assist for Arsenal’s second goal scored by Nketiah.
Eddie Nketiah 7/10: Works well with Saka. Scored Arsenal’s second goal.