Getting up and down the pitch for 90 mins isn’t easy at all. It entails a variety of traits, ranging from speed, on the ball quality, passing, final ball to positional sense, awareness and 1 v 1 defending.
People say all the time that Pépé isn’t a great dribbler. I disagree. I think he’s very clever with his runs. He may not be aesthetically pleasing all the time, but boy is he effective! Last season, he was the second most fouled player in Ligue 1 and completing 2.7 successful dribbles per game. We need someone who can carry the ball high up the pitch and retain possession. There is a saying, ‘You have the ball, you don’t concede’.
Excitement and frustration: I know many of you are frustrated with the lack of activity in the window so far.… Continue reading
As per the multiple outlets, Edu Gaspar will become Arsenal’s Technical Director after the Copa America concludes, which would be on July 8th.
In the absence of Hector Bellerin, one player has stepped in admirably. He goes by the name of Ainsley Maitland Niles.
So if you haven’t seen it yet, Spanish outlet Marca have put out an exclusive stating that Monchi will join… Continue reading
Hector Bellerin is proving a lot his critics wrong. He has been one of Arsenal’s most consistent performers this season. … Continue reading