Petr Cech wasted no time after the final whistle, taking to Twitter immediately to praise the youngsters who had slammed four past Nottingham Forest to book their place in the fourth round of the League Cup.
Fielding a side totally changed from the win over Hull, things could have went very wrong for Arsene Wenger’s men as we’ve seen in the past – but this is a different crop to the players we’ve seen before that contained the likes of Henri Lansbury and Nickals Bendtner.
Two debut goals for Lucas, another worldie from Granit Xhaka and a delightful goal from the Ox after some lovely interplay, sealed the win but the truth is Arsenal were never in any danger.
Cech must have been watching at home. Here’s what he thought of the result:
— Petr Cech (@PetrCech) September 20, 2016