Arsenal played badly.
Arsenal fell behind.
Arsenal needed a hero.
Arsenal got Olivier Giroud.
Yet again, the Frenchman spared Arsene Wenger’s side’s blushes as he salvaged a draw in the dying minutes against Southampton.
Social media was, quite rightly, full of love and admiration for Giroud – and also full of lament for an otherwise listless Arsenal…
Wenger cannot ever afford to sell his lucky super sub.