Wright and more: Twitter reacts to Flamini’s Arsenal winner at Spurs

David Seaman and Ian Wright react to Arsenal's winner at White Hart Lane

Mathieu Flamini scored a derby brace as Arsenal booked their place in the League Cup fourth round courtesy of a 2-1 win at Tottenham Hotspur.

The France international broke the deadlock with a close-range finish before he restored Arsenal’s lead with a sumptuous volley following Calum Chambers’s own goal.

Here is a selection of our favourite Twitter reaction from the professionals, past and present, in chronological order following Flamini’s 78th-minute winner at White Hart Lane.

Former Arsenal star Nico Yennaris can only tweet and applause Flamini’s majestic winner:

For once Gunners legend Ian Wright appears to have been left speechless following Flamini’s exceptional volley:

Even former Tottenham chairman Lord Sugar has to concede it was a worthy winner from the Arsenal midfielder:

Retired Spurs striker Gary Lineker knows a thing or two about a special goal – and the England legend had this to say on Flamini’s goal:

Arsenal legend David Seaman described Flamini’s goal as a worthy effort to win a north London derby cup tie:

Finally, Piers Morgan wants to see Arsene Wenger drop Theo Walcott and Olivier Giroud in order to accommodate Flamini up front:

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang
Rio Ferdinand explains why he ‘loves’ Arsenal star
Thomas Tuchel
Shaun Wright-Phillips predicts where Chelsea FC and Man City will finish
Thiago Silva
Rivaldo admits it’s a ‘joy’ to see Chelsea FC star playing so well
Paul Merson
Paul Merson makes prediction about Arsenal v Tottenham Hotspur
Callum Hudson-Odoi
Shaun Wright-Phillips offers advice to Chelsea FC attacker Callum Hudson-Odoi
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang
Rio Ferdinand explains why he ‘loves’ Arsenal star
Thomas Tuchel
Shaun Wright-Phillips predicts where Chelsea FC and Man City will finish
Thiago Silva
Rivaldo admits it’s a ‘joy’ to see Chelsea FC star playing so well
Paul Merson
Paul Merson makes prediction about Arsenal v Tottenham Hotspur
Callum Hudson-Odoi
Shaun Wright-Phillips offers advice to Chelsea FC attacker Callum Hudson-Odoi
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