Preston 1 – Arsenal 2
Arsenal needed another late comeback at Preston on Saturday night in the FA Cup third round.
Gooners were seething once again when Arsenal went 1-0 down to the Championship side.
But, Arsenal turned the game round in the second half thanks to goals from Aaron Ramsey and Olivier Giroud in the final few seconds.
Giroud & Ramsey on the FA Cup win
After the game, Giroud and Ramsey spoke about the comeback victory and one aspect of it seemed to surprise Arsenal fans.
Giroud said of Preston: “They surprised us with their commitment.”
When pushed on this point, Giroud said that Preston played well in the first half and that the Gunners “need to start games better”.
Ramsey also admitted that Arsenal didn’t have the right attitude in the first 45 minutes against Preston.
It sometimes feels like Arsenal consider it an affront when teams try to beat them!
At the end of the video, Giroud discussed his Scorpion Kick celebration v Bournemouth as well.