The optimism is only growing among Arsenal supporters after their positive preseason continues with a 2-0 win over fellow Premier League side Everton in a friendly played at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore.
Big summer signing Gabriel Jesus scored a goal and registered an assist in his first start for the Gunners as Arsenal dominated Everton in the first half, scoring both of its goals before halftime.
Everton goalkeeper Jordan Pickford whiffed on a corner kick and the ball reached Jesus, who was lurking at the far post and quickly fired the ball into the roof of the net. And then just minutes later, Jesus poked a ball into the box that bypassed the entire Everton backline to find Saka to put the ball into the back of the net.
Arsenal looked good in possession, its center back pairing of William Saliba and Gabriel were exceptional, and Gabriel Jesus shone once again at center…