Arsenal proceed to wrestle in entrance purpose within the Premier League this season as they performed out a stalemate with Leeds final evening.
The Gunners have discovered the web simply 9 instances in as many Premier League video games and are one in every of six groups who’ve but to succeed in double figures.
Mikel Arteta’s aspect have scored simply as soon as of their final 5 video games and that was a penalty from Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.
The truth is, Arsenal have had as many foul throws within the month of November as they’ve objectives.
Their solely league purpose was from the spot by Aubameyang of their 1-Zero win towards Manchester United.
Hector Bellerin dedicated the foul throw within the 0-Zero draw with Leeds on Sunday, one thing he’s been responsible of on a number of events.
4 instances this season the defender has been pulled up for foul throw-ins.
You must search again to October four for Arsenal’s final Premier League purpose from open play.
When requested about their struggles in entrance of purpose, Arteta mentioned: “It worries me clearly. We’d like objectives and we want a whole lot of objectives to win soccer matches, and to be the highest crew that we wish to be.
“With out that (objectives), it’s unimaginable. It doesn’t matter how good we’re defensively. It’s not the shortage of attacking gamers now we have for certain, or the attacking gamers that we’re placing on the pitch on a regular basis.
“However we want some moments the place now we have to make choices there. They need to be higher. They need to be extra ruthless.
“However it’s the most tough factor in soccer and generally now we have to undergo these patches. We’ve to beat them and I’ve to assist the gamers to do it as fast as doable.”
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s type may even be of some concern having scored simply twice within the Premier League this season and solely as soon as since signing a brand new long-term contract.