Giroud: Arsenal 'kept the faith' in wild win

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While Lacazette has started with an impressive performance in the Community Shield match, Kolasinac went a step further to score the all-important equaliser leading to the Arsenal win in the Community Shield.

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Olivier Giroud insisted Arsenal never gave up hope of staging a dramatic fightback as the France striker's late victor capped a thrilling 4-3 victory over Leicester in Friday's Premier League opener.

Wenger has said Giroud will not be leaving the club during the transfer window despite apparent interest from Everton and Marseille.

"We kept going and the spirit of the team was absolutely outstanding", Wenger said. "I know how important he is not only as a player but also in the group". "We were quite good previous year on corners and overall I believe that with a bit of work we can get that out of the system".

Olivier Giroud was delighted to prove Arsenal's matchwinner in their opening night thriller against Leicester City. "I don't think I would have started him", he said.

A Jamie Vardy brace and an early header from Shinji Okazaki overshadowed Lacazette's opener after 94 seconds and Danny Welbeck's tap-in just before half-time. How many times have we seen Ronaldo (both the Brazilian and Portuguese), Aguero, Messi and many others take the ball in an advanced position dribble away from the defender and with an inch of space create a lovely shot that changes the outlook of the game.

Arsenal's quickfire lead lasted barely three minutes before Marc Albrighton's cross from the left was headed back into the middle by Leicester's new signing Harry Maguire and Okazaki nodded the ball past flailing Arsenal keeper Petr Cech.

The hosts and the visitors were all square at half time at 2-2. Craig Shakespeare - who took over as interim manager and did well after Claudio Ranieri was sacked - has been given the permanent job.

"We have a central midfielder and striker, so obviously another player would be one coming from the sides".

"We spoke and I saw last season how tough is this league. One was a corner, one on build-up, one on a corner again", he said.

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