MIKEL ARTETA is standing by Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and is ‘proud’ of Arsenal’s response to shedding at Tottenham.
Gunners skipper Auba has not scored a Prem aim from open play since their season opener and is rested for tonight’s Europa League lifeless rubber at Dundalk.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has an ‘power and starvation’ of somebody set to rediscover his greatest kind, says Arsenal boss Mikel ArtetaCredit score: Getty Photographs – Getty
The Gunners imagine Hector Bellerin’s throw-ins have been ‘harshly’ penalised and have despatched ‘worse incidents’ to the FACredit score: Getty – Pool
Boss Arteta stated: “Nobody’s undroppable however we will’t overlook what Auba has accomplished in current months and never simply years in the past.
“I see how he trains, behaves and the way he needs to show this example round.
“He has an power you wouldn’t often affiliate with a participant who’s struggling and after I see that sort of starvation I keep robust in my help of that participant.
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“We’re not getting the league outcomes we anticipate so after all stress’s growing.
“We performed significantly better in opposition to Spurs than we did once we beat Manchester United however you’ll be able to’t discuss that if you’ve misplaced the derby 2-0.
“I couldn’t be any prouder of the response from the gamers this week.
“I’ve seen a staff that’s united, needs to battle and has a giant perception in what we are attempting to do.
“All of them wish to push one another and Auba’s been one of many major guys there.”
Arteta defended full-back Hector Bellerin after a FIFTH foul throw of the season.
The Gunners boss stated: “It was harsh and we despatched photographs to the Premier League of many incidents a lot worse.
“We’ll maintain working with Hector and ensure he does the motion correctly.”
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