Livescore: Latest Europa League result for Rennes vs Arsenal

Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud celebrates his second goal against Dyanmo Kiev with team-mate Willian

Trailing 3-1 after the first leg Aubameyang got Arsenal off to the flawless start in the first five minutes, turning home Aaron Ramsey's cross.

Arsenal made a superb start as we broke the deadlock inside the opening five minutes when Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang was on hand to tap home from close range after an Aaron Ramsey cross.

Arsenal's two goal Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang produced his spider mask during their Europa League triumph over Rennes.

Aubameyang didn't though, and despite replays showing he may well have been (no VAR in the Europa League, remember), he latched onto the ball just before it crossed the whitewash and clipped in an inviting cross for Maitland-Niles to bury with his head.

Aubameyang kept Ramsey's pass in play, but the Gabonese striker looked to be stood in an offside position before picking out Maitland-Niles at the back post.

But Arsenal's tempo slipped and a run from Hatem Ben Arfa - an outcast under current Gunners boss Unai Emery at Paris Saint-Germain - ended with a tame shot at Petr Cech.

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Aubameyang had plenty of reason to celebrate.

A buoyed Rennes then hit the post after the restart, Niang beating former Rennes goalkeeper Cech but not the woodwork after Shkodran Mustafi gave the ball away near his own box.

He should have eased Arsenal nerves by completing his hat-trick with two gilt-edged chances in the final eight minutes.

He was right as Maitland-Niles doubled the score with his first goal at the Emirates to make it 3-3 on aggregate after he emphatically headed home following a cross from Aubameyang - who grabbed an assist to go with his early goal with barely 15 minutes elapsed.

- The Gunners have kept four consecutive clean sheets at home in European competition for the first time since April 2009 (six in total in that run).

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