Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain admits winning was all that mattered as Arsenal overcame non-league Sutton to reach the FA Cup quarter-finals.
Arsenal eased past a spirited Sutton side at a packed Gander Green Lane on Monday night to advance to sixth round of the FA Cup.
SAINTS could be facing the Premier League's top marksman in the League Cup final at Wembley later this month.
Arsene Wenger admits the performance of non-league Sutton was "astonishing" as they offered a stern test to his Arsenal side before falling to FA Cup defeat.
Sutton manager Paul Doswell has admitted Arsene Wenger must field a severely weakened team if his non-league outfit are to have any chance of beating Arsenal and providing the biggest upset in FA Cup history.
Arsene Wenger has called for his Arsenal players to show they can deal with their recent thrashing at Bayern Munich by seeing off non-league Sutton in the FA Cup.
HE will become a household name if he plays against Arsenal on Monday, but Sutton United cult hero Wayne Shaw's larger-than-life persona masks a battle with his toughest opponent: depression.
Theo Walcott's hat-trick helped Arsenal coast past Southampton 5-0 and into the FA Cup fifth round, with Danny Welbeck also scoring his first goals in eight months.
Saints tasted the bitter side of cup football as former academy product Theo Walcott bagged a hat-trick as Arsenal handed out a 5-0 thrashing to dump Saints out of the FA Cup just three days after Claude Puel’s men beat Liverpool to reach Wembley.