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Hélder Costa
T. Roberts
4 - 2
P. Struijk
4 - 1
P. Aubameyang
E. Smith Rowe
4 - 0
Dani Ceballos
3 - 0
P. Aubameyang
Penalty Goal
2 - 0

Match Stats

45% 54%
Shots Off Target
Shots On Target 5 5
Total Passes 423 498
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That's all for today, goodbye! 
Arsenal end their three-match winless run and move above Leeds into the top half of the table with that win into 10th. Their attention turns to the Europa League now though when they face Benfica on Thursday. Leeds drop to 11th and Bielsa will be hoping they can bounce back against Wolves next time out.
Aubameyang's first Premier League hat-trick helps Arsenal to a 4-2 win over Leeds. He sent his first goal into the bottom corner before getting his second from the penalty spot after Meslier fouled Saka. Bellerin then added another just before half-time from a tight angle. Aubameyang headed in his third just after the break and could've had a fourth, but hit the crossbar. Leeds mounted a comeback with goals from Struijk and Costa, but in the end, left themselves with too much to do.
S. Dallas
Yellow Card
90' + 6' Dallas slides in on Aubameyang to stop the counter-attack and picks up a late yellow card.
90' + 5' Leeds are still looking for a late goal here as they win a corner and Raphinha swings another good corner into the box. Bamford brings it down, but he can't poke it through to Shackleton and Arsenal break on the counter.
90' + 3' Roberts gets his head up and spots Shackleton's run through the middle so lifts a great pass into him. His first touch lets him down though and Holding gets back to nick it off him before he can have a shot.
90' + 1' Aubameyang has gone down and he's holding his calf after Ayling accidentally caught him during an aerial challenge. He's quickly back to his feet after receiving treatment and will be coming back on.
R. Holding
Dani Ceballos
89' Final change for Arsenal now and Arteta is bringing on another defender in Holding for Ceballos.
87' SAVE! Arsenal can't get the ball into the box, so when it falls to Cedric, he decides to have a go from range. He holds of Raphinha before hitting his shot and it's swerving through the air. Meslier keeps his eyes on it and pushes it away.
85' Leeds are keeping the pressure on Arsenal as Ayling pulls away from Willian on the right of the box. He pulls it back for Bamford from the byline, but Luiz just does enough to stop him from having a tap-in.
83' OFF THE POST! Elneny wins the ball back for Arsenal and picks out Willian on the edge of the box. He lays it off to Saka, who goes for goal from a tight angle on the right. He beats Meslier but sees his shot rebound off the bottom of the far post.
82' Ayling wins a free-kick for Leeds on the right wing and Raphinha goes across to take it. It's a poor set-piece from him though as his cross is played straight into Leno's gloves.
80' Struijk's header was Leeds' first goal against Arsenal under Bielsa, with what was their 50th effort at goal in their third match against the Gunners under him.
Mohamed Elneny
M. Ødegaard
78' Second change for Arsenal now and it's Odegaard that's making way for Elneny.
76' OFF THE BAR! Arsenal go straight down the other end and Xhaka squares the ball to Aubameyang on the edge of the box. He hits the strike first time and Meslier is frozen on his line as he watches it fly past him and off the corner of the goal.
75' There are big shouts for a penalty from the Leeds players as Bamford goes to ground in the box. He was sandwiched between Cedric and Gabriel, but the referee waves the claims away.
74' Bellerin does really well to get away from Huggins on the right and he has a lot of team-mates to aim for in the middle. He keeps his cross low as he plays it across the six-yard box and Cooper makes an important block.
72' Raphinha has stayed down after a collision with Bellerin and Leeds eventually knock it out of play. He slowly gets back to his feet, but it looks like he'll be able to continue without any treatment.
P. Struijk
Yellow Card
70' Struijk picks up the first yellow card of the game for a handball.
T. Roberts
69' Roberts bursts past Bellerin on the left before drilling a low cross into the box for Costa.
Hélder Costa
69' COSTA SCORES! Leeds get in behind Arsenal with a couple of passes and Roberts pulls it back for Costa on the edge of the box. He fires his shot past Leno first time and Leeds have pulled another one back. 4-2! 
68' Leeds are keeping possession well at the moment, but Arsenal have got all of their players sitting back in their own half to stop them from getting in behind and breaking into the final third.
66' CHANCE! Ceballos gives the ball to Raphinha on the edge of the box and he plays a one-two with Roberts on the edge of the box to open up some space. He drags at his shot though, sending it well wide of the far post.
64' Leeds win another corner and Raphinha's cross is played towards Struijk in the middle again. Saka has drifted away from him, but it's over Struijk's head and Xhaka clears it for Arsenal at the far post.
E. Smith Rowe
62' First change for Arsenal now and it's Smith Rowe that's making way for Willian.
61' SAVE! Aubameyang pulls away from Ayling and drives into the box from the left to get into the box. He lays it off to Smith Rowe, who hits his shot across goal, but Meslier gets a foot to it just before the offside flag goes up.
60' Arteta doesn't look happy on the sidelines after conceding that goal and he's urging his side to push upfield again, but they just can't keep hold of the ball when they get out of their own half at the moment.
58' It was a great corner from Raphinha into the six-yard box for Struijk to run onto.
P. Struijk
58' LEEDS SCORE! Struijk makes a run from the edge of the area and Saka just loses track of him as he makes a run into the six-yard box. He beats Luiz to it and sends his header past Leno to pull one back for Leeds. 4-1!
57' That is Aubameyang's first hat-trick in the Premier League, and first within the top five European leagues since September 2017 for Borussia Dortmund (v Borussia Monchengladbach).
55' Arsenal win a free-kick in midfield and Xhaka floats a cross into the near post to try and pick out Aubameyang. Ayling is tracking him though and gets there ahead of him to put it out for a corner.
N. Huggins
E. Alioski
53' Final roll of the dice for Leeds now as Huggins comes on to replace Alioski.
51' Leeds are moving the ball upfield quicker now when they win it back and Alioski plays a throughball forward down the right for Costa to chase. Gabriel steps across for Arsenal though and ends up winning a free-kick.
49' SAVE! Raphinha finds himself in a pocket of space just outside the box and he decides to have a go from range. He curls a shot on goal and Leno pushes it away with two strong hands.
E. Smith Rowe
47' Smith Rowe held off Costa and then the defenders just sat back and he had space to pick out Aubameyang.
P. Aubameyang
47' HAT-TRICK! Arsenal pick up where they left off in the first half as Aubameyang scores his third! Smith Rowe swings in a cross and Aubameyang just pulled away from Struijk at the far post to head it in at the far post. 4-0 Arsenal!
46' Arsenal get us back underway for the second half!
Hélder Costa
J. Harrison
46' Harrison is the other player to make way, with Costa on for him.
T. Roberts
M. Klich
46' Bielsa is making a double change for the second half. Klich comes off, with Roberts on in his place.
Arteta will be very pleased with how his side have played so far and this could be a big score for the home side if they carry on like this after the break. As for Leeds, Bielsa will expect much better as his side have barely got into Arsenal's half, and their only shots on target have been comfortable for Leno.
Arsenal are cruising with a 3-0 lead over Leeds at half-time. Aubameyang opened the scoring in the 13th minute when he hit a low shot into the near bottom corner. Meslier then gave the ball away and caught Saka to give away a penalty which Aubameyang converted for his second. Just before half-time, Bellerin added a third, catching the keeper out at his near post from a tight angle.
Dani Ceballos
45' Ceballos just played the ball between Klich's legs to pick out Bellerin and set up the goal.
45' BELLERIN SCORES! It looked like Arsenal had overplayed it at first as they passed it around on the edge of the box, but they managed to open up space. Ceballos picks out Bellerin at a tight angle on the right and he slots it past Meslier at the near post. 3-0 Arsenal!  
43' Leeds just can't get on the ball at the moment and Arsenal aren't in any hurry to push upfield as they knock it around in their own half. The visitors are closing them down quickly, but haven't been able to win it back.
P. Aubameyang
Penalty Goal
41' AUBAMEYANG SCORES! It's the Arsenal captain that steps up to take the spot-kick and he coolly slots it past Meslier. He sends the goalkeeper the wrong way, firing his shot into the left of the net to double the lead. 2-0 Arsenal! 
39' PENALTY TO ARSENAL! Meslier takes too long to play a pass and he's quickly closed down by Saka. He tries to win it back, but goes through the back of the forward, kicking his heel and bringing him down to give away the spot-kick.
37' Leeds are on the front foot after Raphinha gets the better of Cedric down the right and he cuts into the box. He tries to lift a cross into the middle from the byline, but can only pick out Gabriel, who clears his lines.
35' OVERTURNED! Stuart Atwell has been asked to go over to the monitor to have a look at the incident and from the replays, it looks like Saka was already going down when Cooper went across to him so Arsenal don't have a penalty.
34' PENALTY TO ARSENAL! Alioski is trying to pull Saka back, but he shrugs off the defender's challenge to get into the box. Cooper comes across to help and it's clumsy from him and the referee points to the spot when Saka goes down.
32' Arsenal aren't really in any hurry to push forward when they win the ball back as they try to open up some space in behind Leeds in midfield. Cedric can't get past Shackleton though and the hosts are forced back again.
30' Leeds are keeping the ball well at the moment, but all of their possession is in their own half. They're patiently trying to play out from the back, but each time they break forward, they're giving it away with sloppy passes.
28' GREAT BLOCK! Luiz drives forward from the halfway line, holding off Bamford to get into the box. He pulls it back from the byline to pick out Aubameyang, who hits the shot first time. Ayling throws himself in front of it though and it loops up over the bar.
26' CHANCE! Leeds break quickly and Raphinha dribbles past Cedric and cuts inside from the right. He squares it to Harrison, who hits the shot first time, but his effort is straight at Leno.
25' Dallas' cross is lifted into Bamford and he does well to bring it down under pressure from Luiz. He can't find any space for a shot so tries to pick out Klich, but Gabriel clears the danger for Arsenal.
23' Saka plays a one-two with Odegaard to try and open up some space down the right, but they can't get around Alioski. There are some half-hearted shouts for a handball against the defender, but nothing's given.
21' Cooper tries to set him side on the attack by playing a long ball over the top for Raphinha to chase down the right. There's too much on it though and there's nothing he can do to stop it from going out of play.
19' Dallas squares it to Raphinha, but he's quickly closed down by Luiz, so he backheels it into Klich on the edge of the box. He takes the shot first time but leans back as he hits it, sending it high over the bar.
17' Aubameyang has scored four goals in his last four Premier League games at the Emirates, one more than he had in his previous nine home games.
15' Leeds have all of their players sitting back in their own half as Arsenal continue to keep hold of the ball. Ayling manages to nick it off Smith Rowe before giving away possession with a sloppy pass.
G. Xhaka
13' Xhaka gets his head up to spot Aubameyang in space and picks him out with a throughball.
P. Aubameyang
13' ARSENAL LEAD! Aubameyang has a lot of space to run into after cutting inside from the left and he wrongfoots Ayling to open up space for the shot. He keeps it low, hitting it into the near bottom corner and Meslier can't get down to keep it out. 1-0 Arsenal! 
12' CHANCE! It's a great cross into the near post from Harrison on the left and Bamford gets ahead of his defender to flick it on at the near post. Leno has it covered though and it's a comfortable save for the keeper.
10' Ayling gives away a free-kick on the left and Saka steps up to take it for Arsenal. He's looking for Gabriel at the near post, but his first touch is poor which gives Cooper the chance to clear his lines.
8' Leeds just can't get a touch on the ball at the moment as Arsenal continue to push forward. The visitors are closing them down high up the pitch, but haven't really been able to break forward.
6' Arsenal break quickly and get a lot of bodies into the box when Xhaka plays it out to Cedric on the left. He whips a cross into the box, but it's pulled back as he couldn't keep the ball in play.
4' Arsenal get in behind Leeds again after winning the ball back in midfield. Aubameyang can't get into space for a shot but squares it to Bellerin on the edge of the box and he fires his shot over the bar as well.
2' Cedric pulls it back for Odegaard in the middle, but his shot is blocked by Ayling. The ball comes back to him though and he touches it on for Smith Rowe, who takes the shot first time but fires it high over the crossbar.
1' Bamford gets the game underway for Leeds!
The teams are out on the pitch now, with kick-off just moments away.
Arsenal are unbeaten in their last 27 home league games against promoted sides (W23 D4), since losing to West Brom and Newcastle in the 2010-11 campaign.
Marcelo Bielsa makes just one change from the team that beat Crystal Palace on Monday. Kalvin Phillips went off with a calf problem in that game so Shackleton comes in for him. Hernandez is also back for Leeds after an injury and starts on the bench.
Mikel Arteta makes five changes to the side that lost to Aston Villa at the weekend. Leno and Luiz both return from suspension, with Ceballos, Odegaard and Aubameyang also coming in. Ryan, Holding, Pepe and Lacazette drop to the bench, while Thomas Partey misses out with a hamstring injury.
LEEDS UNITED SUBS: Pablo Hernandez, Leif Davis, Helder Costa, Niall Huggins, Joe Gelhardt, Tyler Roberts, Jake Jenkins, Kiko Casilla, Charlie Cresswell.
LEEDS UNITED STARTING XI (4-1-4-1): Illan Meslier; Luke Ayling, Pascal Struijk, Liam Cooper, Ezgjan Alioski; Mateusz Klich; Raphinha, Stuart Dallas, Jamie Shackleton, Jack Harrison; Patrick Bamford.
ARSENAL SUBS: Mat Ryan, Gabriel Martinelli, Rob Holding, Willian, Calum Chambers, Nicolas Pepe, Pablo Mari, Mohamed Elneny, Alexandre Lacazette.
ARSENAL STARTING XI (4-2-3-1): Bernd Leno; Hector Bellerin, David Luiz, Gabriel Magalhaes, Cedric Soares; Dani Ceballos, Granit Xhaka; Emile Smith Rowe, Martin Odegaard, Bukayo Saka; Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.
After going on a six-match unbeaten run in the Premier League after Christmas, Arsenal have struggled in recent weeks and are winless in their last three outings (D1 L2), but they can go above their opponents if they win today. Leeds have won five of their last eight league games though (L3), including their previous two away matches against Leicester City and Newcastle United.
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