But the result played second fiddle to the return of fans to top-flight football with fans watching while socially distanced - the first supporters to watch a game here since March.
Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta changed his entire starting XI from the weekend defeat to Wolves, but they proved too strong for the visitors.
2000 fans have been allowed back into the Emirates Stadium for the first time in nine months as the United Kingdom government takes the first step towards having supporters return to the stadia, and all the tickets for the match sold out within 20 minutes on Saturday.
Already assured of qualification to the knockout stages, this comfortable evening was inspired by a fine Alexandre Lacazette opener just 10 minutes in.
Pablo Mari, who was returning from a long-term injury then doubled the Gunners' lead eight minutes later.
Arsenal defender David Luiz will miss Friday's (AEDT) Europa League game against Rapid Vienna as he continues to recover from an injury sustained after clashing heads with Wolverhampton Wanderers striker Raul Jimenez on Sunday.
"If we have any extra doubt, we give them a bit more time if necessary but you can not play as well 10 or 15 minutes with 10 men in football".
"Raul and his family are very thankful for the privacy they have been given, and for the overwhelming support they have felt from the football family and beyond". Thanks so much to them for coming and supporting the team.
"It was a great reaction from the boys and right from the kick-off we were active and really aggressive, without and with the ball", Arteta told the club's website.
'Everything is flatter, the players lose a little bit of objective and emotion.
'At the end of the day, we are here to entertain, we are here to make the fans enjoy. "When they are able to transmit that it gets directly to the players".
'It was fantastic, ' he told BT Sport.
"They put in a lot of hours to give themselves the chance to play and perform the way they did today".
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Robert Redfield, the director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , warned on Wednesday that a hard winter awaits. On Wednesday, the CDC also urged Americans not to travel for Christmas , while laying out new quarantining guidelines.
In mid-November, he said about 70 million to 80 million people in the USA were likely to be vaccinated by the end of February. The coronavirus has killed more than 1.4 million people around the world since it first emerged in China, a year ago.
Pelosi, Schumer back $908B pandemic relief bill
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Chinese spacecraft takes off from moon with samples
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WBC sanctions Anthony Joshua, Tyson Fury fight
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CDC Shortens Its COVID-19 Quarantine Recommendations
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