MLS All-Stars 1-2 Arsenal : Akpom Wins It Late For Arsenal After Drogba Equalise For MLS All-Stars
Substitute Chuba Akpom proved to be decisive as he netted a late winner to hand Arsenal a win over the MLS All-Stars 2-1 in San Jose This Morning
The Nigeria Born Chuba Akpom came off the bench past the hour-mark and he proved to be the difference, scoring from close range with three minutes remaining, while big-money summer recruit Granit Xhaka also made his debut for the Premier League giants at Avaya Stadium.
Scores were level at half-time following Didier Drogba’s equaliser at the third time of asking for Kaka and Co., cancelling out Joel Campbell’s 11th-minute penalty.
The result ended the All-Stars’ run of consecutive wins against European opposition, having upstaged Tottenham last year and Bayern Munich in 2014.