The Cottagers had taken a shock lead after just 52 seconds through David Healy following a terrible mistake by Gunners keeper Jens Lehmann.
However, a late penalty from Robin van Persie and Alexander Hleb´s strike in the 90th minute finally broke the brave resistance of replacement keeper Tony Warner - on after Antti Niemi injured himself during the warm-up.
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