Dinamo Zagreb vs Arsenal: Live Score, Goals & Highlights



Full Time Score: Dinamo Zagreb 2-1 Arsenal

Croatian side Dinamo Zagreb maintained their unbeaten run in the 2015 season, after earning a 2-1 victory over Premier League side Arsenal in the Champions League, Match Day 1 group stage toe on Wednesday.

Olivier Giroud could have opened the scoring for the Gunners, but the Frenchman couldn’t guide his header on target, rather he hits the post from an in-swinging cross from the right.

And the Gunners paid for the missed opportunity. Pivaric opened the scoring for the home side, although it looked like an own goal. 

The night went from bad to worse for the Gunners, with Arsenal going down to 10-men, after Olivier Giroud given marching orders for picking up two yellow cards.

Zagreb enhanced their lead after the break, after Junior Fernandes’ header gave the home side a 2-0 lead after the break. 

Arsenal tried to put up a late fight with Theo Walcott pulling one back for the Gunners. He scored his 4th goal here at the Arena Zagreb; the previous three goals scored while playing for England against Croatia.

The Match Day 1 of the Champions League didn’t go well for the English sides, with three out of four teams facing defeats. Here is the full time result from other Champions League matches.

Bayer Leverkusen 4-1 BATE

Roma 1-1  Barcelona

Zagreb 2-1 Arsenal 

Olympiakos 0-3 Bayern

Chelsea 4-0 Tel Aviv

Dynamo Kiev 2-2 Porto

Gent 1-1 Lyon

Valencia 2-3 Zenit

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