The goals for Arsenal FC were scored by German midfielder Mesut Ozil and French striker Olivier Giroud. The first came in the 8th minute, while the second goal was made in the 18th minute.
Arsenal controlled the ball more than the Italian team, 63% to 37%. However, SSC Napoli managed to shoot 13 times compared to Arsenal’s nine times.
Additional highlights of the match is the fact that Ozil, who signed with Arsenal this summer from Spain’s Real Madrid, scored his first goal with Arsenal and assisted the second.
The other two teams from group F, Borussia Dortmund from Germany and Marseille from France, also met on Tuesday. Dortmund won 3-0.
After two games of group play, Arsenal leads with six points, Dortmund follows in second with three points, Napoli in third, due to goal differential, with three points, and Marseille in last with no points.