Some Arsenal supporters were in awe of the display from the Gunners’ key attacker on the day as they saw off Newcastle 4-0 at the Emirates stadium.

Arsenal returned from their trip to Dubai, knowing that nothing but an almost-perfect run of results for the rest of the season is now required for any hopes of finishing in the top four of the Premier League to be maintained.

Mikel Arteta has not hesitated to drop Nicolas Pepe on certain occasions but the Arsenal boss kept faith in the Ivory Coast international for the clash with Newcastle United on Sunday.

Even though Pepe has produced some brilliant moments this season, his hefty price tag means far more is being required of him by the fans.

With his side in need of a spark, the former Ligue 1 star set up the opening goal from Pierre Emerick-Aubameyang in the second half before going on to grab another assist and a goal.

It was a display which saw Pepe receive many praises after the final whistle…

Be the first to receive breaking news about Arsenal!