Now with a freakish back four of (from right to left) Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, Monreal, Kolasinac and Hector Bellerin, Arsenal pushed for an equaliser, and on 83 minutes it came.
The lead was short lived as Shinji Okazaki restored parity via his head only minutes later and Jamie Vardy slid in to score just before the half-hour mark. He doesn't want to leave, but at some stage I opened the door for him because I had many strikers.
A insane game sees Arsenal winning 4-3 over Leicester City.
"Lacazette is simple - in every game he's stronger".
"At one stage I opened the door for him as I knew I had many strikers, and in the end he made a decision to stay", Wenger told BBC.
After the break, the groans returned to the Emirates when the Foxes took the lead once again, this time when Vardy nodded in a Riyad Mahrez corner after more weak defending.
Things got off to a good start for the home side as Lacazette only needed two minutes to score his first competitive goal for his new club.
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Arsenal appeared a step behind defensively, ceding possession nearly uncontested at moments, and Marc Albrighton would make them pay, jumping on a misplayed ball from Arsenal and sending a lovely cross to Jamie Vardywho would put it away to give Leicester City their first lead of the campaign.
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"The first goal was from a short corner and we were not focused enough".
Wenger added: "We know defensively we can do better but overall we produced a top-quality game".
Leicester showed plenty of endeavour as they came close to causing an upset in the Premier League's first fixture.
Will the Gunners be able to challenge for the title this season?
"I'm always looking for the positives, we came to the Emirates and the players executed the game plan".
"This has happened to us the last three seasons here", he told Sky Sports.
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Specifically, Jeter said he would like to be an owner like the late George Steinbrenner, whom Jeter played under for 16 seasons. Heyman reports that Mas could invest up to $300 million, giving him a significant share within the franchise.
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Wall Street set to open lower as tensions with North Korea mount
Japan is the world's biggest creditor country and there is an assumption that investors there will repatriate funds in a crisis. Futures pointed to further declines on Wall Street, with S&P 500 futures down 0.4 percent and Dow futures falling 0.3 percent.
Jack White Teams Up with Tigers to Produce a Hit
A portion of the ticket package sales will be donated to the Kirk Gibson Foundation and the Ilitch-run Detroit Tigers Foundation . There are two things in this world that Jack White seems to love above everything else: vinyl records and baseball .