Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain became the youngest-ever English goalscorer in the Champions League when he netted against Olympiacos on Wednesday night.

The 18-year-old opened the scoring in Arsenal’s 2-1 win with a fine run and finish in the eighth minute at Emirates Stadium.

Oxlade-Chamberlain’s strike means that the three youngest English scorers in the competition are all Arsenal players with Jack Wilshere and Theo Walcott making up the top three.

Youngest English Champions League goalscorers
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain 18 yrs 44 days v Olympiacos 20011
Theo Walcott 18 yrs 221 days v Slavia Prague 2010
Jack Wilshere 18 yrs 291 days v Shakhtar Donetsk 2010
Wayne Rooney 18 yrs 340 days v Fenerbahce 2004
David Beckham 19 yrs 219 days v Galatasaray 1994
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