ARSENAL had been pressured right into a weird package change towards Wolves – with Bernd Leno donning the Gunners’ away shirt.
Nuno Espirito Santo’s facet travelled to Emirates Stadium on Sunday bidding to sentence their hosts to a 3rd straight league sport with no win.
Bernd Leno was handed Arsenal’s white away shirt on Sunday night timeCredit score: Getty Photographs – Getty
The goalkeeper usually wears black for house video gamesCredit score: Information Group Newspapers Ltd
However the guests additionally took a package mixture that led to an uncommon choice within the Gunners’ dressing room.
Arsenal goalkeeper Leno usually dons a black package for house video games, with a inexperienced possibility when taking part in away.
On Sunday, Wolves lined up of their gold-and-black package with goalkeeper Rui Patricio in his inexperienced prime.
With the away facet’s reserves left within the Midlands, the onus fell on the Gunners to keep away from the conflict.
Leno does possess a peach various that he has donned earlier within the season – which was presumably deemed too much like his personal staff’s crimson shirts.
Followers had been left baffled after the swap was confirmed.
Leno’s inexperienced shirt was deemed too much like the Wolves variationCredit score: Getty – Pool
Followers had been left baffled by the inclusion of the white away shirt – with a peach various going unusedCredit score: Getty Photographs – Getty
Twitter consumer Rash joked: “The actual purpose is Leno will play at RW if Willian would not carry out.”
One other fan requested: “Why are we (the house staff) altering shirt for Wolves?”
George fumed: “If our and Wolves’ GK kits conflict, make them change it not us. As all the time we’re paying the worth for it. I do know it is one thing miniscule nevertheless it’s all the time us who must bow down.”
Whereas Em added: “Third package would’ve made way more sense however COYG.”
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