Arsenal 2-0 Basle: Gunners cruise to victory at the Emirates as Theo Walcott stars in Swiss roll
It took just seven minutes for Arsenal to shift into cruise control on Wednesday night. Even then, Basle could not get near them. In this mood, not many could.
If you thought Saturday’s first-half annihilation of Chelsea was special, then find a video tape of this win over the Swiss visitors.
Pace, power, solidity, work rate with a sprinkle of that trademark Arsenal pizazz. It was all in the pot here at the Emirates Stadium. In the end a brace from the rejuvenated Theo Walcott was enough to secure victory for the Gunners as they built on their impressive draw at Group A favourites Paris... read more