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Arsenal teens outgun Southampton in 8-goal thriller

PUBLISHED: 12:36 26 January 2009 | UPDATED: 15:51 07 September 2010

Arsenal U18s edged an eight –goal thriller with a 5-3 win at Southampton last Saturday – with all the goals coming in the final half hour. Steve Bould s side recovered from going 2-0 down to lead 3-2 through goals from Sanchez Watt, Oguzhan Ozyakup and Ja

Arsenal U18s edged an eight -goal thriller with a 5-3 win at Southampton last Saturday - with all the goals coming in the final half hour.

Steve Bould's side recovered from going 2-0 down to lead 3-2 through goals from Sanchez Watt, Oguzhan Ozyakup and Jay Emmanuel Thomas.

Ozyakup added his second before Saints made it 4-3. But Gilles Sunu had the final say with Arsenal's fifth to seal the win.

The Gunners remain top of the Premier Academy League table seven points clear of Crystal Palace. On Saturday morning they entertain Portsmouth at London Colney.


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