Arsenal over the weekend started their preseason games with a draw against Boreham Wood FC.
The youthful side led by Steve Bould recovered from a 3-1 deficit to make it 3-3 to avoid an opening game defeat.
The academy boys featured in this game as the first team players returned to training on Friday.
Tyreece John-Jules hit impressed as he scored a brace to give the U-23 team vital draw on July 6, 2019.
The young striker has recently been in superb form and there was no stopping him as he converted a penalty and rattled the net from close range.
The team was without Emile Smith Rowe, Eddie Nketiah, Joe Willock, Reiss Nelson, and Eddie Nketiah who joined up the first team as Unai Emery prepares the team for the preseason tour in the United States of America.
The Gunners were poor in the first half as they lacked cohesion and were frequently caught out defensively.
Boreham Wood took an early advantage and ended the first half with a massive lead of three goals to one.
The young lads from North London were a lot more impressive in the second half as they came from behind to salvage a crucial draw.
The Gunners will play Colorado Rapids next on July 16, 2019.