Arsenal progress to knockout stages despite stalemate with Sporting

Date published: Thursday 8th November 2018 10:02

Arsenal were held to a 0-0 draw at the Emirates Stadium by Sporting CP despite a late red card for the away side.

The game was overshadowed as Welbeck was taken off on a stretcher in the first half.

The England international challenged for a header in the box before crumpling on the pitch, where he then received treatment – including an oxygen mask – as he was carried off to be replaced by Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.

Jérémy Mathieu saw a straight red card in the 88th minute for a last-man challenge, but the Gunners didn’t have enough t

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