Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored two goals in the first half for Arsenal | Courtesy Getty

Arsenal surrendered two goals lead at Vicarage Road as Watford came from behind to secure a 2-2 draw in Quique Sanchez Flores’ first match since being reappointed Hornets’ manager, Concise News reports.

Roberto Pereyra rolled in a late penalty after Tom Cleverley had reduced the deficit when Gunners defender Sokratis Papastathopoulos gave away possession inside his own area, to take only their second point of the season.

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Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang had put the visitors in front when he collected Sead Kolasinac’s pass on the turn before firing past Ben Foster.

Arsenal doubled their lead as Aubemeyang finished a sweeping team move but the hosts improved after the break as the Gunners unravelled in front of the vociferous home support.

The Hornets had their chances to complete a stunning comeback with a decisive third, but the otherwise impressive Gerard Deulofeu dragged his effort narrowly wide.