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Arsenal fans go wild for Ainsley Maitland-Niles’ coolly-taken penalty against Liverpool

Arsenal fans go wild for Ainsley Maitland-Niles’ coolly-taken penalty as he cannot stop laughing after beating Liverpool’s Adrian… but Mikel Arteta warns he’ll ‘have a heart attack’ with his nonchalant style

  • Ainsley Maitland-Niles slotted home a very casual penalty against Liverpool
  • Mikel Arteta joked that his ice cool approach almost gave him a heart attack
  • Supporters were quick to focus on Maitland-Niles’ goal celebration after
  • The youngster laughed at Adrian as he returned to the halfway line at Anfield
  • Bernd Leno the hero after denying Harry Wilson and Divock Origi in shootout

Ainsley Maitland-Niles had nerves of steel as he scored what may have been one of the most causal penalties to date during Arsenal‘s shootout victory over Liverpool on Thursday.

The 23-year-old completed a very casual, slow, run up before slotting it past Liverpool goalkeeper Adrian in the fourth round of penalties.  

Fans were quick to highlight Maitland-Niles’ goal celebration towards the Reds keeper, while Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta joked that the midfielder’s ice cold body…