BBC- Alexandre Lacazette Dropped From Today’s Clash Against Tottenham

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Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has revealed that new signing Alexandre Lacazette will have to settle as a second choice striker at Arsenal behind Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.

The French forward was dropped to the bench for the clash against Everton at the Emirates, as the Gunners romped to a 5-1 victory on Saturday.

It was a new look frontline for Arsenal, consisting of the former Borussia Dortmund ace playing alongside Mesut Ozil and Henrikh Mkhitaryan.

speaking to BBC Sport after the match, Wenger claimed that Lacazette may get his opportunity to start in the Europa League, with the Gabon international cup-tied.

He said of the former Lyon marksman: “I am very happy with him. We could not afford to let Giroud, Walcott and Sanchez go and bring no one in.

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