Kai Havertz the hero for Arsenal as former Chelsea midfielder's late Brentford winner sends Gunners to top of Premier League

Kai Havertz celebrates after scoring a late winner for Arsenal against Brentford in the Premier League in November 2023.
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Arsenal midfielder Kai Havertz has been subjected to all kinds of criticism since his summer move from Chelsea, but the German midfielder was the hero for the Gunners on Saturday as his late header secured a last-gasp 1-0 win at Brentford.

Havertz replaced Gabriel Martinelli after 79 minutes in west London and it was starting to look like Arsenal had missed their chance to move above Manchester City and Liverpool at the top of the Premier League.

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