Arsenal was held to a barren draw during the first half encounter. Cedric was first off through injury and was replaced by Tomiyasu. Ten minutes into the second half, arsenal defender Benjamin White’s horrible own goal gave Newcastle a 1-0 lead, Bruno Guimaraes scored to double Newcastle’s lead by 2-0.
The top four races may have just been concluded last night when Arsenal collapsed at St. James Park Stadium, England last night during their loss to Newcastle United in their pursuit of European first-tier competition next season. Tottenham goes two points ahead of Arsenal in fourth place, and Chelsea’s qualifications were confirmed last night.
Arsenal last featured in the Champions in the 2016-17 season during the Arsenal Wenger era. The Gunners have not played in the competition for five years now under all the managers recruited to replace the longest Arsenal serving manager in history. They crashed out of the Champions League in the round of 16 losing both legs to Bundesliga giant Bawas Munich by 5-1.