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Arsenal stars become MBNA homework heroes for the day
Gunners fan Joe needed some last-minute help with his homework, so we figured who better than his heroes to lend a hand?
The talented trio of Olivier Giroud, Alex Iwobi and Granit Xhaka duly grabbed the gauntlet, donning ties and glasses in a bid to boost their brain power and really get into the spirit of heading back to school – even if they couldn’t all quite remember how to knot the ties.
The lads quickly got stuck in, but what started out as a bit of fun soon got serious as they grappled with geography, languages and maths questions.
Competing to see who would emerge as Joe’s true homework hero, things got more nerve-racking than a cup penalty shoot-out as the three Gunners went toe to toe.
They weren’t just playing for bragging rights in the dressing room either. At the end, Joe presented the winner with a mini trophy and even gave them his bag of sweets!
So who would emerge triumphant by being most on the ball?
Would Olivier be able to translate his sharpshooting skills into a torrent of correct answers? Could Joe’s favourite Alex be as silky with his thinking as he is with his feet? Or would midfield maestro Granit be the one to take the spoils by mastering multiplication?
Check out the video to reveal all.