‘We made it as easy as we could,’ Iwobi thrilled with Arsenal’s win

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The Nigeria international is delighted with the Gunners defeat of the Seagulls after rounding off the win with his goal in the second half

Alex Iwobi is pleased with Arsenal’s 2-0 victory over Brighton at the Emirates Stadium.

The 21-year-old finally found the back of the net in a league game since January to ease Arsene Wenger’s men to their fourth league win this campaign.

The Nigeria international also singled out Alexis Sanchez for praise following his astonishing back-heel assist.

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"I wouldn't say it was comfortable but we made it as easy as we could,” Iwobi told BBC Sport.

“It is always good to win the game and come away with a clean sheet.

“It was a great team play. I didn't think Alexis would find me but it shows the skill he has. He is capable of doing anything. To have eyes in the back of his head and back-heel to me was amazing."