Arsenal, though, have now lost five in a row on their travels in the top flight for the first time since December 1984 and are just two points above seventh-place Burnley in the table.
France striker Lacazette got Arsenal off to the ideal start when he guided Aubameyang's hooked ball across goal in at the far post for his 13th goal of the season with just 14 minutes on the clock.
It was little more than the visitors deserved with Mohamed Elneny, Alex Iwobi and Aubameyang causing all kinds of problems for Rafael Benitez's men, whose eagerness to take the game to the visitors was leaving them a little too open.
The Gunners have now conceded the second-most Premier League goals under Wenger since he took charge of the club, with the most being in the 2011-12 season when they leaked in 49, and with six matches still left to play, they could catch up to that unwanted statistic.
Ritchie said: "Forty points was the target at the start of the season and hopefully we've done enough now to secure our Premier League status".
Arsene Wenger has questioned the Premier League's decision to delay the implementation of video assistant referees after Arsenal were denied a penalty against Newcastle United.
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"It's a good opportunity for him and a good chance for me to see whether he's ready to play regularly at this level".
"But I felt overall today the fact we played on Thursday night, in the second half we couldn't raise the tempo and keep it up in the first half".
On their poor away form, Wenger added: "Of course it's a concern. It's very hard to swallow".
Wenger rotated heavily from the 2-2 draw at Moscow, which sent Arsenal through to the Europa League semifinals, with the likes of Mesut Ozil, Aaron Ramsey, Laurent Koscielny and Jack Wilshere all left at home. It has a subconscious weight in our minds.
En lo que hace a los precios Estacionales la suba fue del 2,5%; el de los Regulados del 12,9% y los de Inflación Núcleo el 7,1%. En cuanto a la inflación subyacente, la misma registró una tasa interanual de 2.57% en el mes de marzo de 2018 .
Esa resolución, si llega a la mesa del consejo, será la quinta desde las denuncias del supuesto ataque químico . Mientras Estados Unidos apeló a que la Constitución de ese país les da derecho a realizar tales acciones.
El reportero Javier Ortega , el fotógrafo Paul Rivas y el chofer Efraín Segarra fueron secuestrados el pasado 26 de marzo en la provincia ecuatoriana de Esmeraldas y desde entonces nada se supo de ellos.
According to the reports, the girl had taken some cows out to graze and was searching for a missing cow when she was abducted. She said a sense of justice had been reinforced in the state and urged " New Delhi to wake up to the Kashmir cauldron".
Uno de los datos destacados por la Casa Rosada fue que el presidente europeo llegó junto con una nutrida comitiva de empresarios. El Jefe de Estado argentino se reunirá posteriormente con empresarios españoles invitados a ese encuentro.
It was a one-sided men's final as New Zealand killed off the game with two early converted tries against a ragged Fijian defence. The ball landed in the arms of veteran Kurt Baker, who booted the ball out of play to wrap up New Zealand's gold medal.
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Wolverhampton Wanderers know victory over Midlands rivals Birmingham City will seal their place as Championship winners. Wolves' Ruben Neves celebrates with Conor Coady and Benik Afobe after scoring their second goal against Derby County .
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He also recalls Trump requesting that the FBI investigate salacious allegations about his actions with Russian prostitutes. Russian Federation has denied interfering in the election and Trump has denied any collusion or improper activity.
Gianluigi Buffon 'stands by' Michael Oliver comments
Buffon is yet to apologise to Oliver, who has been receiving all kinds of threats since the game, as has, indefensibly, his wife. Speaking on Saturday, he said he had been defending "my team-mates and fans, even in a not very composed fashion".