Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang laughs at Shkodran Mustafi’s woeful cross against Newcastle

first_imgPierre-Emerick Aubameyang laughs at Shkodran Mustafi’s woeful cross against Newcastle Comment (Picture: Sky Sports)Thankfully for Mustafi, his misplaced cross didn’t impact the result as Lacazette secured three points for Arsenal with a dinked finish in the 83rd minute.Emery’s men have equaled last season’s points total of 63 with seven matches remaining of the 2018/19 campaign.More: FootballBruno Fernandes responds to Man Utd bust-up rumours with Ole Gunnar SolskjaerNew Manchester United signing Facundo Pellistri responds to Edinson Cavani praiseArsenal flop Denis Suarez delivers verdict on Thomas Partey and Lucas Torreira movesLast month, Emmanuel Petit nicknamed Mustafi ‘King of the blunders’ after yet another mistake in the north London derby.Mustafi cost Arsenal as his needless foul inside the penalty area allowed Tottenham the chance to draw 1-1 at Wembley.‘I was surprised to see him start (in the north London derby),’ Petit said after the match.‘He is the king of blunders.’ Shkodran Mustafi’s shocking cross tickled Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (Picture: Sky Sports)Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang couldn’t help but laugh as Shkodran Mustafi put in one of the worst crosses of the Premier League season against Newcastle.Arsenal went above Manchester United and north London rivals Tottenham in the table as goals from Aaron Ramsey and Alexandre Lacazette either side of the break sealed a 2-0 win.While the Gunners successfully recorded their third clean sheet in as many matches, Mustafi was a weak link at the back and constantly lost possession at the Emirates.Despite nailing down a place in Unai Emery’s starting XI, Mustafi has looked shaky for much of the season and Arsenal fans were once again criticising the German for his performance.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENTMore: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man CityOne moment which pretty much summed up Mustafi’s display came in the 68th minute as Arsenal were searching for a second goal to kill off Rafael Benitez’s side.The defender, playing on the right side of a back three, hared down the wing before hoofing a ‘cross’ into row Z of the North Bank end.It was all going so well… (Picture: Sky Sports)Some say the ball is still travelling… (Picture: Sky Sports)Aubameyang had a little chuckle to himself about Mustafi’s woeful effort…center_img Metro Sport ReporterTuesday 2 Apr 2019 11:24 amShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link749Shares Arsenal 2-0 Newcastle: Unai Emery post match press conferenceTo view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Play VideoLoaded: 0%0:00Progress: 0%PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration Time 10:44FullscreenArsenal 2-0 Newcastle: Unai Emery post match press conferencehttps://metro.co.uk/video/arsenal-2-0-newcastle-unai-emery-post-match-press-conference-1896526/This is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.MORE: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer speaks out over Manchester United’s plan to appoint a technical director Advertisement Advertisementlast_img read more