October 6, 2022: American goalkeeper Matt Turner produced his first clean sheet as a member the Gunners. Arsenal defeated Norway’s FK Bodo/Glimt 3–0 in Europa League competition.
September 18, 2022: Ethan Nwareni, a 15-year-old midfielder, came into a match against Brentford FC as a substitute and became the youngest player in league history.
March 14, 2022: Club captain Alexandre Lacazette scored the 200th goal of his career in a win over Leicester City.
January 31, 2022: Arsenal picked up one player during the January transfer period, 23-year-old American defender Auston Trusty. Trusty will remain with his MLS team, the Colorado Rapids, until June.
February 25, 2021: Arsenal defeated Portuguese powerhouse Benfica 3–2 to advance to the Round of 16 in the UEFA Europa League tournament. French star Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored twice in the victory.
August 1, 2020: Arsenal beat Chelsea 2–1 in the FA Cup final, with captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang named Man of the Match. The club had a so-so regular season but caught fire during the FA Cup. The Gunners won six matches in a row to take the championship.
April 27, 2018: Alexandre Lacazette scored on a header against Atletico Madrid. It was Lacazette’s seventh goal in seven games after coming back from a knee injury.
April 20, 2018: Arsene Wenger announced he would retire after 21 years as the club’s manager.
April 1, 2018: 2018—Henrikh Mkhitaryan was voted Arsenal Player of the Month for the second time in a row. The Armenian midfielder was acquired from Manchester United earlier in the year in a swap for Alexis Sanchez.
February 3, 2018: Midfielder Aaron Ramsey scored three goals in a 5–1 victory over Everton. It was the first hat trick of his career.
August 6, 2017: Arsenal defeated Chelsea on penalty kicks in the Community Shield, the traditional season-opening match for English football. The match was tied 1––1, and Arsenal bested Chelsea 4–1 on penalty kicks.
May 27, 2017: Arsenal defeated Chelsea 2–1 to win the FA Cup final for a record 13th time. Alexis Sanchez and Aaron Ramsey scored for the Gunners. Ramsey’s header broke a 1–1 tie. Sanchez was named Man of the Match.