Jay Emmanuel-Thomas came off the bench to grab a late winner and keep Arsenal Under-18s flying high in the Academy League.
Steve Bould fielded a younger side than usual against Ipswich as many of the youngsters who helped Arsenal to a midweek Youth Cup victory were left on the bench. Gilles Sunu - who scored a hat-trick against Wolves - was among those given a break.
- Emmanuel-Thomas Goal!
Ipswich took advantage, making life hard for Arsenal with a stubborn rearguard action. But they finally succumbed four minutes from time when Thomas, who replaced Chuks Aneke with 20 minutes left, found the net.Copyright 2013 The Arsenal Football Club plc. Permission to use quotations from this article is granted subject to appropriate credit being given to www.arsenal.com as the source 19 Jan 2009