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Arsenal’s Mkhitaryan helps Armenia to success

PUBLISHED: 08:53 17 October 2018 | UPDATED: 08:53 17 October 2018

Arsenal's Henrikh Mkhitaryan (pic Daniel Hambury/PA)

Arsenal's Henrikh Mkhitaryan (pic Daniel Hambury/PA)

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Arsenal’s Henrikh Mkhitaryan scored and provided two assists as Armenia ran out 4-0 winners over Macedonia in the UEFA Nations League on Tuesday, writes Joshua Bunting.

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