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Unai Emery explains why Pepe took penalty in Arsenal’s 3-2 win over Aston Villa - EPL

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Arsenal manager, Unai Emery, has revealed it was Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s decision to hand over penalties duties to Nicolas Pepe, during Arsenal’s thrilling 3-2 win over Aston Villa.

Pepe scored his first goal for the Gunners from the spot, in the second half of a pulsating game with Villa.

But fans were surprised to see the Ex-Lille winger step up to take the penalty.

Aubameyang is Arsenal’s usual penalty taker and Emery confirmed after the game his top goalscorer handed over the responsibility to Pepe.

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He told Sky Sports: “Today it was a very big decision from Aubameyang to let [Pepe] shoot.”

Arsenal played the entire second half with 10 men, after Ainsley Maitland-Niles was sent off and Villa restored their lead just 89 seconds after Pepe’s spot-kick.

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