Olivier Giroud of Arsenal celebrates scoring his second goal with Francis Coquelin during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Arsenal at St James' Park on March 21, 2015
Result: Arsenal hold on to beat Newcastle
Two early goals from Olivier Giroud are enough to give Arsenal a 2-1 win over Newcastle United at St James' Park.
The Match
Player Ratings
Sports Mole reviews how the players fared in Arsenal's narrow 2-1 win away to Newcastle United.
Analysis
Sports Mole takes a look at how Arsenal survived a second-half onslaught to beat Newcastle 2-1 and pick up a sixth straight Premier League win.
Match Report
Two early goals from Olivier Giroud are enough to give Arsenal a 2-1 win over Newcastle United at St James' Park.
Live Commentary
Relive Sports Mole's live commentary as Arsenal survive Newcastle's second-half onslaught to leave St James' Park with a 2-1 win.
HT Report
Olivier Giroud scores twice in four minutes to put Arsenal 2-0 up against Newcastle United.
Team News
Mesut Ozil is ruled out through illness as Arsenal travel to a below-strength Newcastle United.
Preview
Sports Mole previews Arsenal's trip to Newcastle as the Gunners try to shake off their Champions League exit and go in pursuit of second place in the Premier League.
Head to Head
Dec 13, 2014 5.30pm
Arsenal
4-1
Newcastle
Giroud (15', 58'), Cazorla (54', 88' pen.)
Bellerin (37'), Oxlade-Chamberlain (57')
Perez (63')
Tiote (59'), Janmaat (82')
Apr 28, 2014 8pm
Arsenal
3-0
Newcastle
Koscielny (26'), Ozil (42'), Giroud (66')
Koscielny (26'), Ramsey (34'), Sagna (75')

Sissoko (25'), Tiote (45')
Dec 29, 2013 1.30pm
May 19, 2013 4pm
Newcastle
0-1
Arsenal

Gutiérrez (22')
Koscielny (52')
Rosicky (39'), Gibbs (81')
Dec 29, 2012 5.30pm
Arsenal
7-3
Newcastle
Podolski (64'), Oxlade-Chamberlain (50'), Walcott (20', 73', 90'), Giroud (84', 87')
Marveaux (59'), Ba (43', 69')
Santon (90')



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