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2019 International Champions Cup
  • Louis Poznanski (49' OG)
  • Edward Nketiah (88')
  • Robert Lewandowski (71')

Nketiah's late winner helps Arsenal beat Bayern

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Arsenal leave it late in ICC victory over Bayern (1:42)

Eddie Nketiah netted the game-winning goal for the Gunners as they defeated Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich in their ICC opener. (1:42)

Eddie Nketiah scored a late goal for Arsenal to beat Bayern Munich 2-1 in their opening clash of the International Champions Cup at Dignity Health Sports Park in Carson, California on Wednesday.

After a scoreless first half, the Gunners took the lead in the 49th minute when Bayern left back Louis Poznanski steered the ball into his own net.

The German champions, however, were back on level terms in the 71st minute when Robert Lewandowski nodded home Serge Gnabry's cross.

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Both teams had chances to take control late before Arsenal's Tyreece John-Jules won possession and provided a nice cross to Nketiah to score the winner with two minutes remaining.