Are you certain, Arsene? Former Arsenal boss Wenger claims Mikel Arteta has a ‘squad filled with high quality’ at his disposal – regardless of only one win from their opening 4 Premier League matches
- Arsenal lastly acquired again to profitable methods within the Premier League on Saturday
- They edged previous Norwich Metropolis because of a Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang purpose
- Outcome got here off the again of three consecutive top-flight defeats to start season
- Nonetheless, Arsene Wenger is assured the Gunners have the potential to enhance
Arsene Wenger believes Arsenal have the potential to show round their Premier League type following an terrible begin to the season.
The Gunners lastly scored their first purpose of the marketing campaign on Saturday, in addition to grabbing their first factors, when Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang struck in a 1-0 dwelling win over Norwich.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang celebrates scoring Arsenal’s profitable purpose towards Norwich Metropolis
Wenger although, who was in cost on the membership between 1996 and 2018 – profitable three league titles – insists the standard at Arteta’s disposal means they are going to begin rising up the desk once more.
‘Initially, actually I prefer to often say what I believe, I consider on this scenario I am an Arsenal fan,’ he advised beIN SPORTS.
‘After that, in fact, once I discuss Arsenal it is a delicate topic and in the intervening time the timing is perhaps not the perfect to speak.
‘I have to say I discover the squad filled with high quality. I am not pessimistic as a result of I really feel they’d two troublesome video games out of the primary three – Chelsea on a excessive at dwelling and naturally after they go to Manchester Metropolis. After all, you go to Man Metropolis and you’ll say it is predictable that you may drop factors.
The win gave Arsenal their first factors of the season underneath Mikel Arteta at their fourth try
‘The dangerous end result we made was within the first recreation towards Brentford. After that it places you immediately on the again foot.
‘I want them to get well and I believe they are going to. The potential is there so I hope they arrive again.’
Arsenal will now hope to file back-to-back wins on Saturday once they journey to Burnley, earlier than they host AFC Wimbledon in a League Cup tie 4 days later.
Supporters will already be turning their consideration in the direction of the tip of the month although once they entertain north London rivals Tottenham Hotspur on the Emirates Stadium.
However former Gunners boss Wenger has backed the membership to proceed their restoration
In the meantime, Wenger, who’s FIFA’s chief of world soccer growth, has found potential support for his controversial plans to carry the World Cup each two years from The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Affiliation Soccer (CONCACAF).
The governing physique mentioned it recognised the deserves of making a brand new soccer calendar if it meant fewer worldwide home windows, much less journey for gamers and extra aggressive video games as an alternative of friendlies.
‘We’ll proceed to take a look at these proposals constructively, with an open thoughts, and within the spirit of constructive engagement,’ CONCACAF mentioned in a press release.