Arsenal memories: 2008

This week in…2008 Substitute Theo Walcott inspired Arsenal as they came from behind to beat Everton 3-1 at Emirates. Leon Osman gave the Toffees a ninth minute lead against an out of sorts Gunners but that all changed following Walcott s second half intro

This week in...2008

Substitute Theo Walcott inspired Arsenal as they came from behind to beat Everton 3-1 at Emirates.

Leon Osman gave the Toffees a ninth minute lead against an out of sorts Gunners but that all changed following Walcott's second half introduction.

Samir Nasri and Robin van Persie made it 2-1 before Walcott added a deserved third in injury time.


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Arsene Wenger, who recently described Lionel Messi as a ''Ferrari' smiled: "I don't want to make any advert for any car - but Theo's a turbo!

"I will say this; Theo made a big impact."

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Walcott was also happy. He added: "I just love playing football for this club and continue to do so. There's a lot of togetherness here.''

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