Marquinhos, who joined Arsenal in the summer, won the man of the match award tonight for his great play in the Europa League game between FC Zurich and Arsenal at the Letzigrund. In the 17th minute, after Edward Nketiah did a great job of getting the ball to him in the 18-yard box, he scored the game’s first goal with a great finish. In the 44th minute, Mirlind Kryeziu scored from the penalty spot to tie the game for Zurich and bring the Gunners back into it.
In the 62nd minute of the game, Marquinhos scored again to put his team back in front. At the end of the game, the score was 2-1, giving the Gunners all three points in their first Europa League game of the season. Marquinhos only played for 69 minutes today, but he was undoubtedly Arsenal’s best player. Sofa Score gave him an impressive 8.9%, so it was only right that he was named man of the match.