Following a hard fought 1-1 draw, Arsenal won the 2023 Community Shield beating Manhester City 4-1 n penalties. Fabio Vieria scored the decisive spot kick after Kevin de Bruyne and Rodri missed from six yards out.
Manchester City lifted their first silverware of the 23/24 season following a hard fought 1-0 win over Arsenal in new season curtain raiser termed the Community Shield.
Pep Guardiola ‘s men were the better side during the early stages but Mikel Arteta’s Gunners steadily grew into the contest , giving as much as they got from Manchester City..
It was pretty much same of the same at the early stages of the second half as well as both teams showed enough not to suggest this was just a ceremonial game…
however, the moment arrived for City with Substitute Cole Palmer stepping up to score a goal he would be proud of. The young forward , who replaced Erling Haaland moments earlier , curled infrom inside the area with Aaron Ramsdale caught in no man’s land.
Another Substitute, Phil Foden could have added another moments later but a timely tackle denied the English international the goal..
In added time of the second half and after a lengthy stop in time during to an injury to Kyle Walker, Arsenal drew level before the final whistle. From a short corner, Leandro Troussard ‘s deflected effort went into the back of the net.