Tottenham & Man United: How Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang changed his penalty technique

Arsenal 2 – Manchester United 0

Arsenal beat Man United 2-0 in the Premier League on Sunday.

As a result, Arsenal have jumped above United in the standings.

The Gunners are fourth in the table, two points ahead of the Red Devils.

Chelsea, who were held to a 1-1 draw with Wolves on Sunday, are sixth.

Tottenham, despite losing three of their last four matches, remain third in the table.

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang changes penalty technique after Tottenham

Granit Xhaka fired Arsenal ahead against United with a swerving shot that left David De Gea flatfooted.

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang wrapped up the points with a penalty in the second half.

Aubameyang has had mixed fortunes from the penalty spot in recent weeks.

In the north London derby against Tottenham, Spurs were let off the hook when Aubameyang saw Hugo Lloris save his penalty in the final minutes of the match.

After the Man United match, Aubameyang revealed how he’s changed up different penalty technique:

I was confident, my team-mates give me a lot of confidence. Laca gave me the penalty and that was cool from him, I was really focused.

I made a mistake against Tottenham, looking down at the last moment, not watching Lloris, but today I watched until the end – and being focused you score a penalty.

I know where the ball is and you have to practice this all the time, and today it went in! I knew that it would be tough, but I was feeling confident and if I missed this one, what can I say?

Arsenal’s subs get out the way

How Alex Iwobi and Matteo Guendouzi made sure fans enjoyed Aubameyang’s penalty against Man United.

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