Chris Wheatley’s Arsenal player ratings as two score 9/10 in stunning performance against Fulham

Mikel Arteta’s side sweeped past in-form Fulham to win 3-0 at Craven Cottage and extend their lead at the top of the Premier League table.

Aaron Ramsdale - The Arsenal goalkeeper didn’t have too much to do, but he was solid when called upon. Made a few routine saves to keep a clean sheet. 7.

Ben White - The defender put in a good shift at the back, making several important interceptions and clearances. Also helped to initiate attacks from deep with his passing. 7.

William Saliba - The young centre-back looked composed on the ball and made some good tackles and clearances. A solid performance. - 7.

Gabriel - Scored a goal and helped to keep a clean sheet with his excellent defending. Made some crucial blocks and interceptions throughout the game. Desperate to keep that clean sheet. 7.

Oleksandr Zinchenko - The left-back had a good game, getting forward well to support attacks. Also worked hard defensively. 7.

Thomas Partey - Controlled the midfield with his passing and physical presence. Put in a solid shift, breaking up play and winning tackles. 9.

Granit Xhaka - The Swiss midfielder had a decent game, keeping things ticking over in midfield and helping to recycle possession. 7.

Martin Odegaard - Scored a great goal and was involved in several attacking moves. Showed some neat footwork and good vision to create chances for his teammates. 8.

Bukayo Saka - Worked tirelessly on the right flank, making several darting runs and causing problems for the Fulham defence. 7.

Gabriel Martinelli - Scored a well-taken goal and was a constant threat with his pace and movement. Showed some good link-up play with his teammates as well. 7.

Leandro Trossard - Notched three first half assists, making Premier League history in the process. A superb performance. 9.


Fabio Vieira - Almost scored at the end. Looks as if he’s settled into English football. 6.

Kieran Tierney - Decent cameo appearance from the left back. 6.

Gabriel Jesus - A massive boost to see him back on the pitch. Only made a few touches and could have scored. 6.

Takehiro Tomiyasu - Solid few minutes after coming on to replace White. 6.

Reiss Nelson - Full of confidence and gave the Fulham defenders constant problems. 7.