Arsenal fan 'verbally abused' former Gunners star - before throwing punches at other supporters: report

A detailed view of the Arsenal crest on a match shirt inside the dressing room prior to the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Manchester United at Emirates Stadium on September 03, 2023 in London, England. (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)
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Arsenal may have secured a significant 1-0 victory over Manchester City at the Emirates Stadium on Sunday, but unsavoury scenes in the press box have slightly marred the occasion.

Gabriel Martinelli's strike in the 86th minute, which took a huge deflection from Nathan Ake ensured Mikel Arteta's men walked away with all three points, as they lay down a huge marker for the rest of the Premier League.

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Ryan Dabbs
Staff writer

Ryan is a staff writer for FourFourTwo, joining the team full-time in October 2022. He first joined Future in December 2020, working across FourFourTwo, Golf Monthly, Rugby World and Advnture's websites, before eventually earning himself a position with FourFourTwo permanently. After graduating from Cardiff University with a degree in Journalism and Communications, Ryan earned a NCTJ qualification to further develop as a writer while a Trainee News Writer at Future.