Boreham Wood, Hertfordshire
Arsenal beat Boreham Wood 2-0 to record a victory in their first preseason friendly of the summer.
The goals came from Kristoffer Olsson, who lifted the ball delicately over the goalkeeper after a Tomas Rosicky through-ball, and a Benik Afobe penalty.
The game was played at a slow place as Arsenal sought to shake off the rust accumulated by a summer on the beach. However, there were still six things we learnt at this fixture which lend us clues ahead of next season. Read on to discover more.