Arsenal triumphed over Crystal Palace in a win on Friday, 0x2, on matchday 1. Both Patrick Vieira's team and Mikel Arteta's team played their first game in the competition. Chris Richards and Matt Turner didn't leave the bench.
Gabriel Martinelli opened the score after 20 minutes.
In an unlucky moment Marc Guehi scored an own goal in the 85th minute.
After the result Arsenal are 1st in the table, with 3 points, while Crystal Palace sit 20th place, with 0 points. With regard to the next fixture, Mikel Arteta's team will play at home against Leicester City, while Patrick Vieira's team visit Liverpool.
Marc Guéhi 85' (o.g.)
Gabriel Martinelli 20'