Arsenal v Swansea: FA Cup Review & Video Highlights
Arsenal left it to youngster Jack Wilshire to secure the victory in last night’s FA Cup tie against Swansea, ending the match one nil.
Wilshere fired home in the 86th minute after a the home side pressed with urgency in the late stages of the game, despite an initial timid performance from Arse Wenger’s men.
Olivier Giroud, Theo Walcott and Thomas Vermaelen also tested Swansea keeper Michel Vorm, who finally conceded on the 26th attempt at goal from Arsenal.
Laudrup surprised many by leaving out star striker Michu who had previously opened up the Arsenal defense in the first leg, only to bring on the Spaniard in the second half.
Even the club’s top scorer couldn’t find the net on this occasion to the delight of Arsene Wenger and the home crowd, who now look ahead to Brighton in the next round.
Arsenal v Swansea FA Cup match report and video highlights