Arsenal may not have had the best year in 2017 but there has been some beautiful football being played at times by the Gunners that us been mesmerizing to say the least.
In terms of the league performance, they finished outside top four after two decades, but it has been again a year where Arsenal have managed to win two silverwares, first the FA Cup last season and then Community Shield at the start of this season, both coming at the expense of Arsenal’s London rivals Chelsea.
Arsenal’s official website came up with the elite collection of the top goals and assists in this calendar year and here we take a look back at the best moments of Arsenal this season in terms of goals and assists.
Top 5 Goals:
Arsenal’s top five goals of 2017 comprises the likes of Mesut Ozil, Lucas Perez, Olivier Giroud and Alexandre Lacazette.
Alex Lacazette scored a stunner for the Gunners against Bournemouth at the start of the season while Ozil netted one at Stoke last season. Giroud has two featured goals this year, one was his magnificent bicycle in the Europa League this season against Red Star Belgrade, but the hallmark one is the Scorpion he scored last season against Crystal Palace, which also won him the Puskas award.
Top 5 Assists:
The assist list also sees the names of Alexis Sanchez, Mesut Ozil, Sead Kolasinac, Lucas and Olivier Giroud.
Top spot holder in assist is Olivier Giroud and the assist was also a historic one, as it helped Ramsey to head the ball in for Arsenal’s 13th FA Cup win at the end of last season. Assist king Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez are providers for each others goals in the list while Lucas Perez’s back heel set up for Giroud in the FA Cup last season gets a feature as well.