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Arsenal fans react to Reading victory on Twitter: 'Holding should be ahead of Gabriel'

Reading's Dominic Samuel in action with Arsenal's Rob Holding

Arsenal knocked Reading out of the EFL cup with a 2-0 win.

Arsenal's Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain scores their second goal 

Arsenal bagged themselves a place in the quarter-finals of the EFL cup last night, after a comfortable victory against Championship side Reading.

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain scored twice for the Gunners, netting in both halves of the game. Reading almost equalised in the first 45 minutes when Callum Harriott's deflected shot landed on top of Emiliano Martinez's goal.

Arsenal's Emiliano Martinez makes a saveArsenal's Emiliano Martinez makes a save

Oxlade-Chamberlain' performance will no doubt encourage Arsene Wenger to feature the England midfielder more in his Xl. The 23-year-old has only played a full 90 minutes on two occasions this season.

Wenger's side completely dominated the game in the second half. Reading couldn't do enough to cause an upset, with the Gunners living up to expectations and proceeding in the competition.

Arsenal's Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain celebrates scoring their second goalArsenal's Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain celebrates scoring their second goal

The win for Arsenal means that their unbeaten run continues to 14 games. Wenger has so far enjoyed a successful season at Arsenal in all competitions. With the quarter finals to look forward to, the North London side are also joint top of the Premiership with Manchester City and Liverpool.

Reading's Dominic Samuel in action with Arsenal's Rob HoldingReading's Dominic Samuel in action with Arsenal's Rob Holding

The draw for the quarter finals will take place tonight following the much anticipated tie between Manchester United and Manchester City at Old Trafford.

Arsenal fans took to Twitter following their victory to Reading:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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