Morgan, Lineker and more: Twitter reacts as Arsenal stun Man United

Piers Morgan and Gary Lineker both tweet their thoughts as Arsenal race into a 2-0 lead against Manchester United

Arsenal raced into a 2-0 lead against Manchester United at Emirates Stadium in Sunday’s blockbuster Premier League clash in north London.

Alexis Sanchez gave the Gunners the lead with his fourth Premier League goal of the season when he flicked home Mesut Ozil’s low cross in the sixth minute.

And Ozil made it 2-0 moments later when he fired home confidently from Theo Walcott’s pass.

Arsenal’s flying start inevitably prompted a flurry of reaction on social media – and here are some of our favourite updates after the Gunners’ sparkling opening.

Arsenal shareholder and celebrity fan Piers Morgan is a happy man for once:

Gary Lineker is upset that he was unable to keep up with the Gunners:

Danny Higginbotham is forced to correct himself rather quickly:

And Arsenal legend David Seaman is a happy man:

Gary Lineker
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Michael Owen
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Gary Lineker
Gary Lineker makes honest admission about Arsenal during 3-1 win over Tottenham
Michael Owen
Michael Owen predicts the winner of Arsenal v Tottenham Hotspur
Paul Merson
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Michael Owen
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Rio Ferdinand
Rio Ferdinand: Chelsea FC missed Mason Mount against Man City
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